NEW John Packer Rath Trombone
We carry the satin finish horn. You can order in lacquer or silver finish.
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Rocky Mountain Music Repair
2150 W. 6th Ave. Suite E
Broomfield, CO 80020
The JP231 Rath would be suitable for a progressing player and would be suited to playing in wind bands and concert bands, as well as performing in jazz ensembles or big bands. With the medium large bore, this trombone would also suit an orchestral player looking for a straight Bb tenor trombone. They are characterised by a professional standard of workmanship and a very high level of performance. Often compared with professional models, the JP231 Rath competes extremely well against more expensive instruments from top makers. The JP231 Rath and JP Rath range as a whole benefit from exactly the same manufacturing processes to slide and bell as Michael Rath's own handmade instruments ensuring customers a truly spectacular result.
The JP231 Rath features a unique and exclusively designed Michael Rath leadpipe and is created from high grade 80:20 brass throughout. An 8" bell and .525" medium large bore is included as standard giving players great projection and superior articulation throughout the range. A truly spectacular tenor trombone. The JP231 Rath and JP Rath range as a whole benefit from exactly the same manufacturing processes to slide and bell as Michael Rath's own handmade instruments ensuring customers a fantastic trombone.
· Model: JP231 Rath
· Key: Bb
· Bell Size: High Grade Brass 203mm (8")
· Bore: Medium Large 13.34mm (.525")
· Water Key: 1 Lever
· Body: High Grade Brass
· Finish: Lacquer (JP231 Rath)
· Finish: Black (JP231B Rath)
· Finish: Frosted Gold (JP231FG Rath)
· Finish: Silver Plated (JP231S Rath)
· Finish: Satin (JP231S Rath)
· Lyre Box: No
· Mouthpiece: Yes
· Leadpipe: MIchael Rath Leadpipe
· Instrument Weight: 1.46Kg (3lb 3oz)
· Weight with case: 6.84Kg (15lb 1 oz)