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Stephanie Douglass : purrs. If I played this instrument the vibrations would permeate my soul so deeply, every surface level stress would immediately shake off my person and melt away. I think the contrabass clarinet life would be a good life.


crazy animation artist : Next up, Octocontralto clarinet

Nahtanoj Enotsylb : “$10 for a reed” TRY BASSOON

TransitNerd 3687 : Ladies and Gentlemen, the moment we’ve all been waiting for.... EDIT: Oh wow thanks I’ve never gotten this many likes before. 🤗

Bling-Bling Boy : $32,000?!?!?! O-O thats like the price of car!

Jaemyung Kim : I had a chance to play really old contra bass clarinet as a member of wind ensemble in Iowa State university. All the music major clarinetist didn’t want to play contra. So i had fun. Only sad thing was my teeth hurt. Hahaha....

Hannah the Musician : 3:34 Oh my gosh. It does sound like a boat. 😆

Tyler Bischoff : Alto clarinet next 😂😂

Andraciti : Subcontrabass next!

Lucas Hoffses : The high C literally sounds like a concert B rather than a Bb. Is that a problem with this particular instrument, or contrabass clarinets in general?

Tony Park : Is this instrument the reason Selmer company just got sold?

Matt11111 : Really cool to see instruments like this in person.

Belle Pitsch : THE PAPER CLIP

Mharti : Damn boy, HE THICC

Addie Hughes : I play bass clarinet for my high school and I’m in the highest band (only bass in the band) and I’ve always dreamed of a contrabass Clarinet!!

Geronimo : I'm surprised it survived shipping with out going out of alignment!

johnsonfromwisconsin : A few great ideas came out of this video: 1) introducing the Swedish Meatball as a standard unit of weight. 2) Contrabass Clarinet Altissimo Concerto No. 1 3) Skipping the Country when Selmer comes looking for a return....

Supreme Dalex : The most beautiful instrument! Heard of Scherzo Fantastique by Alfred Reed? Great piece for this and the Eb Contrabass.

Don Libes : "Pound-for-pound, this instruments is more expensive ... than almost 3 Boeing 757 airplanes". It makes no sense to multiply per-pound weights by a number. Yes, you can do it mathematically but the resulting number is meaningless and your comparison makes no sense. Furthermore, just because an airplane is large doesn't make per-pound weight particularly interesting.) You may as well complain that an iPhone XS is $2562/lb. It just makes no sense. (Loved the video otherwise!)

Alyssa Hughes : Our marching band has a bass clarinet but not this

Jeff b. : You could flip burgers with those reeds.

max goddard : My Vito contra can only go down to low D# :/

Robert Durie : The Eppelsheim Contrabass is around 21k quoted and has better key work than the Selmer, which although looks fantastic and beastly goes out of adjustment when you take it out of the box! The UT Wind Ensemble has put in an order for one and hopefully the Coast Guard Band that I now work for as the Bass Clarinetist will purchase one too!

Bill Lehecka : 3:53 That low-C just got me pregnant.

Sarrah Van Zanten : I. Love. Contrabass. Clarinet. Someday I wish to own one. It's a big dream of mine. Someday... Thank you for making me smile with this video 😍

Phil Om : Flight Of The Bumblebee is next

Sam Hackenson : Here at URI, we've lovingly nicknamed the contrabass clarinet "the beast".

Nicz Playz : Can i paypall money if u for u to give me bass clarinet lessons?

Tristan Voitcu : Play god bless this child on it

Phil Om : As a Bass Clarinet player...

Baritone Saxophone : Looks like fun to play

Adam Alsnayyan : I'm a cellist, it was surprising hearing you play a gigue on this instrument. I'm sure you don't care for my opinion, but I wouldn't rush that piece. It's a dance piece. Think of how you would dance to it during baroque times. I think someone would've broken an ankle the way you were playing it. This instrument also seems like it has its limitations with speed and articulation, which is important on such a piece. Also, hello, from Wyandotte, MI!

anything everything : Octrocontalto is my dream instrument as a clarinet and bass clarinet player and this is one step closer thank you

Pablo Segura : Hello, I was wondering, what was the music you played in the introduction? I play contrabass clarinet and that introduction sounded like a mixture of a ton of etudes that I played in high school.

Ricardo Funes : Octocontrabass or bust!

Melody McDaniel : Do an octocontralto clarinet

Exavion Johnson : I used to play this at my high school, I was a one man section.

Wes Alf : Glad I got to met you, and great playing as always.

Bling-Bling Boy : thank you, very cool

Mira : swigging swoogity get this man some shoes

PyroRapid : Ah yes. A brand new video! And I’m on time too!

bluebottle650 : Go Blue!!!!

braxen b : I want it

Septicvortex47 : I used to play this but I switched to tenor sax

Mcaidanwolf 17 : SWEET

JABiz Official : YAY

Chase Varner : Ok, I have a problem... I play bass clarinet, and when I play, saliva shoots out the right side of the mouthpiece. Any solutions?? Thanks!!

Jim Halpert : Finale from the new world symphony?

PetsFor Life : Awesome! Love It! I love your channel! First! ❤️❤️☺️👏