John Packer JP231 Rath Bb Tenor Trombone
The JP231 Rath features a unique and exclusively designed Michael Rath leadpipe and is created from high grade 80:20 brass throughout.
As a progressing player looking for a trombone that is suited for wind bands, concert bands, jazz ensembles or big bands, the JP231 Rath is certainly worthy of your consideration.
If you are looking for a straight Bb tenor to play in an orchestra, the JP231 Rath is certainly capable of meeting your needs.
The JP231 Rath is 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 JP230 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 you a truly spectacular result.
The JP231 Rath features:
- Unique and exclusively designed Michael Rath leadpipe
- Created from high grade 80:20 brass throughout
- 8" bell and .525" medium large bore is included as standard giving players great projection and superior articulation throughout the range
- Truly spectacular tenor trombone
- Selection of attractive finishes
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 JP231 Rath Bb Tenor Trombone is supplied with a John Packer JP606 12C Trombone 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: JP231 Rath, JP231S Rath, JP231FG Rath, JP231SA Rath, JP231A Rath, JP231B Rath
- Key: Bb
- Bore: Medium large 13.34mm (.525”)
- Water Keys: 1
- Body: high Grade Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP231 Rath), Silver Plate (JP231S Rath), Satin (JP231SA Rath), Frosted Gold (JP231FG Rath), Antique (JP231A Rath), Black Lacquer (JP231B Rath)
- Lyre Box: No
- Mouthpiece: JP606