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2024 NAMM Show Best In Show Award Winner

Backun Alpha Bass Clarinet
Low Eb & Low C Models

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As a premier dealer for Backun,  we will be one of the first in the world to have these available! If you would like to pre-order one, please email right away!

If you have ever seen Backun’s retail box for their clarinets, you will find a slogan displayed as you open the box that reads: “Reinventing the Clarinet, One Piece at a Time”. Now, this slogan has been applied to bass clarinet with the all new, Backun Alpha Bass Clarinet line! With options of a Low Eb or Low C, as well as several finish options, the Backun Alpha Bass Clarinet will re-define the major brand name bass clarinet market. Many don’t know that Morrie Backun was actually a bass clarinet player as his primary instrument play professional with the CBC Radio and Vancouver Opera Orchestras before he started Backun Musical Services. Now, he has expanded his expertise in to the bass clarinet to bring the industry a new standard of professional performance value.

Low Eb – ABS Case
This is the standard Low Eb in an ABS Case that is designed to disassemble the body into 2 body joints (smaller case)Retail: $3,700.00

our price:::::$2,580.00

Low C – Nickel Keys – Backpack Case
This is the Low C model with Nickel Plated Keys & a Backpack case. An ABS case model is also available on request.

Retail: $4,950.00
Our price: 


    • Lightweight Synthetic Body
    • Elegant key work with triple-strike plating (in nickel or silver)
    • Sculpted toneholes with overcut vented “wings” on the lower joint


    • Triple register mechanism for unrivalled tuning
    • Articulated G# mechanism 
    • Low C mechanism with ergonomic balanced action
    • Advanced adjustment screws