John Packer JP122 Bb Bass Clarinet (to low Eb)

  • Student
  • Key Bb
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John Packer JP122 Bb Bass Clarinet (to low Eb)

Code: 101568

The John Packer JP122 is an ideal affordable bass Clarinet for a student looking to expand their musical repertoire in to bass sections of concert bands, orchestras or harmony clarinet repertoires. The price makes it more accessible and feasible to own a bass clarinet, which generally are more expensive and is not as frequently used in musical performances.

Unique benefits

The JP122 has a resin body that ensures a lightweight instrument. Fitted with a playing spike which makes the JP122 comfortable to play. In addition is a robust silver plated keywork.

Product benefits


  • Model: JP122
  • Key: Bb to Low Eb
  • Material: Ebonite
  • Keywork: Silver Plated
  • Mechanism: Full Keywork
  • Finish: Black
  • Mouthpiece: JP6122
  • Instrument Weight: 2.72Kg (6lb)
  • Weight with case: 8.7Kg (19lb 1oz)
  • Box Dimensions: 106x33x19 cm (41.7x13x7.5 inch)



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Excellent intonation and ease to play! It sound gorgeous, rich and dark but has the bright colours in the upper register. I'm using a vandoren b50 and optimum ligature. The projection is immense and gives a huge flexibility in dynamics and intonation.

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Supplied with

The John Packer JP122 is supplied with a John Packer JP8122 Bass Clarinet Case, Playing spike, 2 fixed rings for a neck sling and a JP6122 Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece.

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