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Schwenk & Seggelke - Workshop for innovative hand-crafted Clarinets in Bamberg, Germany

Schwenk & Seggelke | Workshop for hand-crafted ClarinetsSchwenk & Seggelke | Workshop for hand-crafted Clarinets


Blaz Sparovec wins Nielssen Competition 2019



Missing clarinet:

Leitner & Kraus B-flat clarinet serial number 05470.

The clarinet was in a small black and gray softshell case with only place for one clarinet from the brand Thomann (This brandname is printed on the case). Attached to the case was a card with the name Jesse. There was also a Maxton/Gleichweit mouthpiece with a Rovner ligature and a plastic mouthpiece Cap and a blue clarinet swab and two clarinet barrels (56.0 and 57.0 mm) inside the case.

Inhouse-Fair 2019

April 12th - 14th
at the SCHWENK & SEGGELKE workshop, Bamberg

Clarinet Hacks with Jochen

Episode 2 now on YouTube.


Presentation of the contrabass clarinet CLEX

Information and wold premiere recording:



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New CD

"Mozart etcetera"
Basset Horn Trios by Clarimonia

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New Barrel Page

Learn about our numerous barrel offerings!


„Opportunity Window“

Browse our selection of immediately-available instruments


Music samples

Listen to our Clarinets online! On our webseite you'll find several audio samples from music records featuring international artists.

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Artists & Friends

Shirley Brill
Photo © Masanori Doi
Stephan Siegenthaler
"In jeder Lage, mit jeder Lautstärke muss die Intonation lupenrein sein, alle Töne müssen samtig weich ansprechen (...) Die Klarinetten von Schwenk & Seggelke erfüllen diese Ansprüche in höchstem Maße."
Quartet Llevant from SpainDr. Caroline A. Hartig
"I offer my sincere thanks to Schwenk & Seggelke for
their expert craftsmanship, artistry and kindness"
Nur ben Shalom
Photo © Tim Deussen
Prof. Calogero LinoMatthias Grimminger (left) and Martin Bewersdorff,
Dortmund Theater, Germany
Helmut Eisel, Foto © Astrid Karger
"Jochen Seggelke steht für mich für zuverlässige Technik, eine gehörige Portion Achtung vor der Tradition und große Experimentierlust – genau in den richtigen Relationen."
Clarimonia: Bernhard Kösling, Matthias Höfer, Ekkehard Sauer, Jochen SeggelkeFabio di CasolaProf. Harri Mäki, Sibelius Akademy Helsinki, Clarinet Soloist of the Tapiola SinfoniettaRobert Pickup
Zurich Opera House
Dušan Sodja (with Tatjana Kaucic, piano)
Slovenska Filharmonija, Ljubljana
We are proud of our good
collaboration with Prof. Charles Neidich
Matthias Höfer, Frankfurt Opera, with
Manami Sano, correpetition teacher
Heiner Schindler, Professor for chamber music and clarinet at Hochschule für Musik und Theater Rostock, Germany, and his piano companion Olha ChipakTibor Reman, Soloklarinettist der Staatsoper Berlin
"Für mich gibt es keine besseren Klarinetten als die aus dem Haus SCHWENK & SEGGELKE"
Filipa Nunes
Bassclarinet / 2. Clarinet, Zurich Opera
Dr. Michael White

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Impressions of events and guests at the workshop


What the press says about SCHWENK & SEGGELKE


An incomplete collection of interesting links

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