The JP331 Rath is John Packer's flagship medium-large bore Bb/F tenor trombone, crafted in collaboration with Michael Rath, a leading UK trombone specialist. This instrument boasts an exceptional level of craftsmanship and incorporates exclusive components not found on other trombones.
The custom-designed Rath leadpipe on the JP331 contributes to excellent response across all registers, offering support for players of varying experience levels. Additionally, the trombone features an ergonomic thumb lever that is easily adjustable for smaller hands. The closed-wrap design and counterweight ensure optimal balance, allowing younger players to maintain good posture beyond the 4th position.
- 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 designedleadpipe
- Adjustable ergonomic thumb lever
- Closed-wrap design and counterweight ensure optimum balance
- Ideal for younger players
- 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: 2
- Body: High Grade Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP332 Rath), Silver Plate (JP332S Rath)
- Lyre Box: No
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.
All JP instruments are covered by a 2 year warranty. For more details visit our Warranty Page.