Clark Fobes Debut Bb Clarinet Mouthpiece
The Debut Bb clarinet mouthpiece was introduced to the Fobes range in 1993. One of the best student mouthpieces on the market. A fairly closed mouthpiece, which allows for good resistance and focus to the sound. Made from acrylic and hand finished in the same way as Fobes’ professional mouthpieces. The Debut has a professional CF+ facing, showing the care and attention Fobes places on crafting every mouthpiece in his range whether beginner, intermediate or professional.
This mouthpiece is a great choice for any beginner to intermediate clarinettist, giving you the freedom of expression allowing you to remain in control of your instrument. The Debut is a flexible mouthpiece and allows you to be able to play at any dynamic level with a great response. Fobes has created the perfect mouthpiece to develop a consistent tone and reliable articulation, with a more rounded tone, the Debut is free blowing and makes playing across the entire range effortless. You have a great feeling of freedom when playing with this mouthpiece, allowing you to be able to focus on making music.
- Tip Opening (mm) – 1.00
- Facing Length – 17mm
About Clark W Fobes
Clark W Fobes began research into the art of mouthpiece design and hand finishing in 1986 after building his clarinet repair business as a parallel career to his performing career. Becoming the preeminent clarinet repair specialist in the San Francisco bay area in 1985 Fobes reputation for fine craftsmanship and expertise in clarinet acoustics drew clients from all over the US. Fobes launched his line of Debut mouthpieces for students which have become extremely popular in the US. In 2000 Fobes closed his repair business to devote his energies to hand crafting clarinet and saxophone mouthpieces and to manufacture his unique solid wood barrels and extensions for clarinet.
1. On arrival, every Clarinet & Flute is checked & adjusted in-store. This is essential as every instrument requires some attention after it’s long journey from the factory.
2. Once sold, every Clarinet & Flute is checked & regulated for a second time as the set-up can be affected by the new materials expanding & contracting according to environmental conditions.
3. New instruments purchased from us can be returned within a year for a FREE check over and adjustment.