Origin of clarinet
Related formsclar·i·net·ist, clar·i·net·tist, noun
Examples from the Web for clarinet
He introduced the viola, clarinet, and bassoon into the orchestra of the Italian opera.Great Italian and French Composers|George T. Ferris
The flute is held like a clarinet, and the fingers are used to operate it.The Spell of the Hawaiian Islands and the Philippines|Isabel Anderson
Emanuel Moon had one besetting sin, and only one—he just would play the clarinet.Old Judge Priest|Irvin S. Cobb
The clarinet breaks in with the sentimental tune in faster time while the brass all the while are playing as before.
Then the clarinet joins in a quiet madrigal of tender phrases.