John Packer JP332 Rath Bb/F Tenor Trombone
The JP332 Rath represents John Packer's flagship Bb/F large bore tenor trombone designed and manufactured in collaboration with Michael Rath, one of the UK's leading trombone specialists.
As an intermediate player you will find that the JP332 Rath Bb/F trombone is an ideal instrument to take you through your grades. You will find that it sits easily in an orchestral trombone section, and likewise, brass bands and the lower parts in a big band.
With an unparalleled level of craftsmanship, the JP332 Rath is the result of many years of development and features some exclusive components that you won't find on other instruments.
A custom designed Rath leadpipe was created especially for the JP332 Rath which gives excellent response in all registers whilst retaining support for you even if you are an inexperienced player.
The JP Rath range of trombones have generated a lot of positive comments throughout the industry and are now in demand across the globe. They are characterised by a professional standard of workmanship and a high level of performance. Often compared with professional models, they compare very favourablywith instrument from some of the top makers.
The JP332 Rath features:
- Large bore (.547") providing you power and projection in symphonic works
- 8.5" bell gives even greater sound projection that it's smaller brother, the JP331 Rath
- High Grade 80:20 brass is used in construction throughout
- Rath designed leadpipe
- Adjustable ergonomic thumb lever
- Closed-wrap design and counterweight ensure optimum balance
- Ideal for younger players
All JP Instruments are covered by a comprehensive 2 year warranty against manufacturing defects. Please note this does not cover aesthetic or finish faults. For full terms & conditions visit the JP Musical Instruments website.
JP332 Rath Bb/F Trombone is supplied with a JP mouthpiece and lightweight case. The case is well designed to be robust yet lightweight and to provide as much protection to your instrument as possible. It is equipped with backpack straps and a comfortable should strap as standard and also includes a small storage pocket accessible from the outside suitable for storing small accessories and sheet music.
- Model: JP332 Rath, JP332S Rath
- Key: Bb/F
- Bell Size: High Grade Brass 215.9mm (8.5”)
- Valves: 1 Rotary
- Bore: Large 13.89mm (.547”)
- Water Keys: 1
- Body: High Grade Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP332 Rath), Silver Plate (JP332S Rath)
- Lyre Box: No