The Tipbook Series books are handy, accessible, thorough and convenient guides for players who want to get the most out of their instrument. They are written in collaboration with and proofread by musicians, teachers, technicians and other experts, for beginners, students and advanced players. Features include: lessons, teachers and practicing, all jargon explained, basic background information, price indications, the history and the family of the instrument, and more.The clarinet book covers such topics as selecting and play-testing clarinets, buying mouthpieces, necks and reeds, tuning, and a clarinetist's glossary.I've come across few books one the clarinet with the same immediate appeal as this one; In terms of broadening one's outlook on the instrument, I think this book is an excellent buy." (Clarinet & Saxophone, UK). 134 pages.