Music Clarinet - Instruments in This Family

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Clarinet: list of all the most popular musical instruments in this family. Any well-known instrument in the Clarinet instruments family is included along with photos when available. Examples of items on this list include Contra-alto clarinet and Clarinette d'amour. (13 items)

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Alto clarinet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Alto clarinet Clarinet The alto clarinet is a woodwind instrument of the clarinet family. It is a transposing instrument pitched in the key of E♭, though instruments in F have been made. It is sometimes known as a ...more

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Bass clarinet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Bass, Clarinet The bass clarinet is a musical instrument of the clarinet family. Like the more common soprano B♭ clarinet, it is usually pitched in B♭, but it plays notes an octave below the soprano B♭ ...more

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Basset clarinet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Basset clarinet Clarinet The basset clarinet is a clarinet similar to the usual soprano clarinet but longer and with additional keys to enable playing several additional lower notes. Typically a basset clarinet has ...more

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Basset-horn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Basset-horn Clarinet The basset horn is a musical instrument, a member of the clarinet family.

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Chalumeau is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Chalumeau Clarinet The chalumeau is a single-reed woodwind instrument of the late baroque and early classical eras. The chalumeau is a folk instrument that is the predecessor to the modern-day clarinet. It has a ...more

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Clarinette d'amour is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Clarinette d'amour Clarinet The clarinette d'amour is a musical instrument, a member of the clarinet family. In comparison with the B♭ and A soprano clarinets, the clarinette d'amour had a similar shape and construction, ...more

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Contra-alto clarinet is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Contra-alto clarinet Clarinet

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Contrabass clarinet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Contrabass clarinet Clarinet The contrabass clarinet and contra-alto clarinet are the two largest members of the clarinet family that are in common usage. Modern contrabass clarinets are pitched in BB♭, sounding two octaves ...more

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E-flat clarinet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
E-flat clarinet Clarinet The E-flat clarinet is a member of the clarinet family. It is usually classed as a soprano clarinet, although some authors describe it as a "sopranino," "petite," or ...more

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Octocontrabass clarinet is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Octocontrabass clarinet Clarinet

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Reclam de xeremies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Reclam de xeremies Woodwind instrument, Clarinet The reclam de xeremies, also known as the xeremia bessona or xeremieta, is a double clarinet with two single reeds, traditionally found on the Balearic island of Ibiza, off the east coast of ...more

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Piccolo clarinet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Clarinet The piccolo clarinets are members of the clarinet family, smaller and higher pitched than the more familiar high soprano clarinets in E♭ and D. None are common, but the most often used piccolo ...more

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Soprano clarinet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Clarinet - Instruments in This Family
Soprano clarinet Clarinet The soprano clarinets are a sub-family of the clarinet family. The B♭ clarinet is by far the most common type of soprano clarinet—the unmodified word "clarinet" usually refers to this ...more