The Buffet Crampon R13 Eb clarinet is a lovely professional level Eb instrument. Originally created in 1955 with the design guidance of Robert Carrée. Made from stained African blackwood, the R13 Eb model also has silver plated keywork and adjustable thumb rest. The R13 is a popular model with teachers and chamber, orchestral, band and solo players worldwide. This model was, and continues to be, a particular success in the US.