Dave Ballard

Dave Ballard
27 Albany Road
Newport, Isle of Wight
PO30 5JA
01983 529903
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Dave Ballard
Repairs, sales, rentals and accessories for all musical instruments. Specialist in brass and woodwind instruments.



last updated: Fri, 22 Jul 2011

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Linton Plastic bodied Bassoon
Linton plastic bodied Bassoon Student model. In excellent condition. Keyswork nice and clean Pads all fine. Has been serviced. Is a nice easy player so would be perfect for a beginner.Comes with a brand new backpack case and there is a crooke or Bocal if you like. I will also throw in a reed . Free...
Selmer Signet Special. Bb Wooden clarinet Serial no 27124
Here we have a Selmer Signet Special Bb. All wood. These clarinets do not come my way very often so I would snap this up if I were you. It does not have any cracks Chip tone holes Pinning or anything like that. The keywork is in excellent condition. A little worn here and there as one may expe...
Vito Wooden Bb Clarinet Serial no 883505
Rather nice clarinet by Vito France . Keyswork a bit tarnished but not bad really. No cracks splits chips pinning etc. Has been through my workshop and had a complete overhaul. That includes re corking oiling and regulating. You will notice I have used brown leather pads. Ideal intermediate instru...

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Kohlert Wooden Bb Clarinet. Serial no 287822
Now here is an interesting instrument. It has some extra keys. One of which is on the bottom joint but operated by the little finger of the left hand. The other one is the small one between the 2nd 3 rd fingers of the left hand see pictures. I am sure they have some advantage. A nice wooden inst...
Boosey Hawkes Emperor Bb Clarinet
A rather nice Wooden Boosey Hawks Emperor Bb wooden clarinet which is considering in very good condition. The silver plated keywork is in excellent condition. The body has no cracks pinning chips etc. I have given it a full overhaul and repadded it with leather pads. This instrument is suitable for...
Noblet Bb Clarinet all wood. Serial no 45477
A wooden Noblet all wooden clarinet . A good example of Noblet clarinets at there best. No cracks pinning or chipped tone holes. Nickel plated keys are a bit tarnished as one might expect for a vintage clarinet like this. Has just been overhauled oiled repadded etc. Plays beautifully. Come with a...

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Silk Necktie With two Electric Guitars Design
Two electric Guitars on a grey background. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE....
Folio Refill sheets Pack of 5
Refill sheets for Folio only. Pack of 5...

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Aquae Sulis Deluxe Trumpet Backpack
Deluxe Trumpet Backpack. Sturdy lightweight fabric covered case is formed around a wooden interior so as to give your Trumpet maximum protection. molded interior for extra protection. The interior is lined with a special non scratch material. Extra space for several mutes. Slot for mouthpiece. Gener...

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Neo Tech Tuba Harness
Spreads the weight more evenly across your back and shoulders. Comfortable to wear and allows you more flexibility. Uniquely designed attachment offers two connecting systems. One being a cradle which is ideal for tubas that do not have an eyelet on the lower section of the instrument. The se...
Buisson Wooden Bb Oboe
Buisson Wooden Oboe. With thumb plate . Open hole. No chips cracks or pinning. Has been through the workshop The body has been oiled Keys oiled regulated.Pads etc . all in good working order. Keys are blemished and worn I am afraid but it is to be expected from an older instrument. Nice easy blowe...
Huller Full Conservatoire Wooden Oboe. With Thumb plate
Huller Conservatoire Wooden Oboe. Has all the bells and whistles so to speak. It has been fitted with a Thumb plate to make it easier. Also has Fully Automatic OctavesFork FBananna KeyBC trill keyF Lever Etc. Has been totally re paddedre corked and overhauled by an Oboe Specialist. This is a high...
Romilly Rudall Carte Wooden Oboe. Model A
Romilly Rudall Carte Model A oboe wooden bodied oboe Thumb Plate. Keys are a little tarnished but not that bad really.Has been serviced so is in good working order. Nice easy blower. Would be perfect for a student. Comes with a new reed and a Brand new case.SOLD...

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Boosey Hawkes Regent Oboe.
Regent plastic bodied Oboe With thumb plate Has been serviced so is grease in full working order. Keys are a tiny bit tarnished and worn in places but on the whole not bad. Would be perfect for student which is what Boosey Hawkes designed these for. come with a hard case and I will throw in a brand...

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Howarth S2 Wooden Oboe
Second Hand Howarth's S2 Oboe. No cracks splits chips or pinning. Has been overhauled. This is a Professional or intermediate instrument. The body of the Howarth S2 is thinner than most modern Oboes making it an easy blower. Comes with Hard case cleaning mop small adjusting screwdriver. Serial numbe...
Huller Bassoon
Bassoon made by German company called Huller who are also known for their excellent oboes. This is a superb instrument designed for the intermediate or student player. No cracks no chips or pinning. The finish is in great condition. The keys are showing signs of wear though as one may expect from an...
Silk Necktie With An Acoustic Guitar Design on Grey
Silk Necktie with an acoustic Guitar design on a grey backgroundCLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE...
Earlham Alto Saxophone
Earlham Alto Saxophone. Lacquered finish is a bit blemished in places here and there as one may expect from a second hand instrument. There are also a couple of pings and dings here and there but quite small ones and do not affect the playing in anyway. However it has been through the workshop an...

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Boosey Hawkes Imperial 926
Wooden Imperial 926 . A much nicer clarinet that the Emperor. No chips cracks splits or pinning. Key work in good order. Has been through the workshop and is in good working order. Comes with mouthpiece lig cap. ...

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Artley Conn Bb Clarinet Ebonite
Bb Clarinet made by Artley part of Conn in fact.Ebonite . Keys are good condition. Has been through the workshop and is in full working order. Give a great sound. Better than a plastic clarinet. Would not only be idea for a student instrument but would also be a perfect second instruments for an in...
Boosey Hawkes Edgeware Bb Wooden Clarinet
Boosey Hawkes Edgeware Bb clarinet .Wooden Body no cracks chips pinning etc. Has been through my workshop and has been serviced so is in full working order. I have oiled the bodyinside and out .I have oiled the key work which is in very good condition. A little wear here and there but not much to...
Artley Prelude Bb Clarinet Selmer Bundy
Prelude USA Bb Clarinet Selmer Bundy . Has been through the workshop and is all in good working order. Has been checked for leaks etc. Nickel plated keys show signs of wear here and there but not to bad really. There is no mouthpiece with this instrument. Would suit someone who is looking for a reas...
Herbert Couf Wooden Bb Clarinet with Brand New Case
Here is a rather unusual wooden clarinet. Though it is difficult to see from the logo one can just about make out the makers name. It is very faint. I believe it was specially made by Artley on behalf of Herbert Couf who was an excellent musician from Detroit. He had a music Shop in Royal Oak Michig...
Conn Artley Wooden Bb Clarinet
Bb Clarinet made by Artley part of Conn in fact.Wooden body no chips cracks or pinning. Keys are good condition. Has been through the workshop and is in full working order. Would not only be idea for a student instrument but would also be a perfect second instruments for an intermediate player look...
Boosey Hawkes 220 Edgeware Wooden Bb clarinet
Boosey Hawkes 220 similar to the Edgeware Wooden Bb Clarinet A superb wooden clarinet. The 220 was made by Boosey and Hawkes for the export market primarily for the American market and is in fact the same as the Edgeware. It says 220 on the body though somewhat faded. I do not know how old it is bu...
Buffet Crampon RC with extended Boehm system Extra Key
Buffet RC wooden Bb clarinet with an ext Boehm system which means it has an extra key on the bottom joint which will take you down to Eb See photo. It has no cracks chips or pinning. It has had a complete overhaul in my workshop. That is to say that it was stripped down the body oiled re corked and...
Bundy Bb clarinet Plastic Bodied
Selmer Bundy Bb plastic bodied clarinet. Designed for beginners. Has been through the workshop and has been serviced. Pads are all fine. Is an easy blower.Perfect for student. Comes with hard case. Mouthpiece Lig Cap. CLICK ON PICTURES TO ENLARGE. ...
Buisson Wooden Bb Clarinet
Buisson Wooden Bb Clarinet. No Cracks splits chips or pinning. The key work I am afraid is rather worn though but hardly surprising with an older instrument. It plays lovely. Not sure how old it is but the serial number appears to be 1152. the bell is Ebonite and has written on it Buisson Model 90 ...
Romilly Rudall Carte Wooden Bb Clarinet
Romilly Rudell Carte wooden Bb Clarinet. No cracks Splits Chips or pinning. Has both wooden body Bell and Barrel. Has been serviced and is in full working. Keywork is a bit worn but what one would expect for an instrument of this nature. Do not know the age but the serial number is 482012 if that is...
Second Hand Pair of A Bb Concorde Wooden Clarinets
Pair of Concorde A Bb wooden clarinets. .Neither have cracks Splits Chips or pinning. Both have been serviced and are in full working order. Platting is in good order maybe a little wear here and there but nothing to worry about. I have overhauled them both That is to say I cleaned oiled re corked ...

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Pre loved Boosey Hawkes Wooden 926 Imperial Bb Clarinet
Boosey Hawkes Wooden Imperial Bb clarinet .I have overhauled it using brown leather pads new cork etc .I have also oiled the body and it is in full working order. No cracks pinning Chips etc. The keys are in good condition the silver plating shows little wear if any. Ideal for intermediate or seas...

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Pre loved Boosey Hawkes Edgeware Bb Clarinet
Boosey Hawkes Wooden Edgeware Bb clarinet . Sadly no longer made. Certainly sort after by those players who are looking for a quality instrument. Has been through my workshop and is in full working order. I do not know how old this instrument is but the serial number is 136635. I have serviced this...
New Aquae Sulis Curved Headed Flute
New Silver Plated with curved head joint . Perfect for the smaller player. Nice easy blower. Compares well with Trevor James Yamaha Pearl etc. Split E Mechanism Rolled Tone HolesStrong Key work.Yellow Double skinned Italian Pads. ...
New Aquae Sulis A Clarinet.
Introducing the new Aquae Sulis A clarinet. Made of Ebonite which a great advantage over the wooden version as there is less likely hood of cracks or chips appearing. Also it is worth remembering that the sound you get from an ebonite instrument is far more mellow that with a plastic bodied in...
Pair of Boosey Hawkes Edgeware Bb A Wooden Clarinets
Pair of Boosey Hawkes wooden Edgewares Bb A clarinets. Both have been through my workshop. Neither has any cracks in the body or been pinned no chips etc. Both have been have been serviced recently . They both have have a rich fruity sound. Perfect for someone an intermediate player looking to up...

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