Dave Kessler's Music Blog
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Antigua Backun CL3230 vs. Leblanc Bliss 210

The clarinet market is in for a new round of “which clarinet is better” as growing competition in the intermediate priced clarinet market brings new and improved designs into the more affordable price range. The newest entry into this market is the new Antigua Backun CL3230 clarinet. While Antigua is known primarily known for their student & intermediate saxophones, their parent company (Reliance) is a big supplier for Asian made instruments that are sold under a myriad of different brand names, both small and major names (more…)