The John Packer JP072 Eb tenor horn is an incredibly popular instrument for students due to its slender and easily playable design. In the key of Eb, this is a well-built instrument that is fantastic for both new and seasoned players alike.
The lead pipe is built using brass, again contributing to the warmer, mellower timbre of the cornet. Not only that but red brass helps to prevent the onset of 'red rot', which can occur over time. Each valve has been designed and built to guarantee consistency during performances. The yellow brass lacquer finish lends itself well to the easy to maintain design, allowing students to get to grips with care and maintenance.
giving beginners the control they need
The valve and slide layout means that the free-blowing nature of the JP072 allows players to build up their confidence on a simple to control instrument. The stainless steel valves offers minimal resistance so that little effort it required by players to produce a vast dynamic range, ideal to build the confidence beginners need.
The JP072 Eb tenor horn is a fantastic starting point for those who're new to the instrument, as well as being a reliable second instrument for more experienced musicians.
Manufacturer John Packer Model JP072 Eb Tenor Horn Material Lead Pipe: Red Brass
Piston Valves: Stainless Steel
Key Eb Finish Lacquer Included Accessories Mouthpiece
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