John Packer JP277 EEb Tuba
The JP277 is very attractive if you are looking for a cost effective but capable instrument featuring a fully compensating system.
The JP277 is very attractive if you are looking for a cost effective but capable instrument featuring a fully compensating system. This instrument is suitable for players looking for a big sound in all types of playing, ranging from small ensemble work to large orchestral projects.
Incorporating all the features normally found in more expensive models, the JP277 EEb 4 valve tuba sports that all important 19" bell for a greater sound projection.
Having been described as "a staggering tuba for the money" (Ewan Easton, The Halle) and as having a "neat design" (Wildfred Driscoll), the JP277 EEb tuba has been very well received into the industry garnering high praise.
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.
The JP277 EEb tuba is supplied in a lightweight and good quality wheeled case featuring YKK zips throughout and a spacious side storage pocket for sheets music and accessories. A John Packer JP611 4AL Tuba Mouthpiece also comes as standard.
- Model: JP277, JP277S
- Key: EEb
- Bell Size: Yellow Brass 483mm (19”)
- Valves: 4 Piston valves
- Bore: Large 17.30mm (.691)
- Water Keys: 4
- Body: Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP277), Silver Plate (JP277S)
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Mouthpiece: JP611