About The Yamaha YTR-9636 Custom Eb/D Trumpet - Silver PlatedThe YTR-9636 has a rich and attractive tone and is widely used in both solo and orchestral performance due to its natural ability to shift from C. It has a newly designed leadpipe with a unique shape. Transitioning between D and Eb involves changing the main tuning slide and first and third valve slides rather than by changing the bell.
- Developed with top artists - The YTR-9636 was developed with John Hagstrom of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
- Breakthrough design - The new design incorporates a unique ”S” shape leadpipe configuration utilizing the MC1 leadpipe taper from the ”Chicago” series Artist Model trumpets. This helps to produce exceptional intonation and response characteristics.
- Hand-lapped pistons and slides - Hand-lapping pistons and slides ensures an absolutely perfect fit and seal between the piston and casing or slide parts. Such a perfect fit helps to achieve smooth air flow and smooth action and improve the response and intonation of the instrument.
- Pressure-formed tubing - Perfectly rounded tubing results in less turbulence and a smoother air flow, thus allowing for an excellent scale and reduced resistance.
- Laser-fused pluzuma welded bell - A high-energy laser fuses the brass together for a virtually seamless bell which allows continuous even vibrations.
- Level: Custom Specialty Keyed Trumpet
- Key: Eb/D
- Bore: M: 0.459 inch
- Bell Diameter: 4 7/8 inch
- Leadpipe: Unique "S" Shaped leadpipe with MC1 leadpipe taper
- Body Material: Yellow Brass
- Bell Material: Yellow Brass, One-piece
- Weight: Light
- Key Buttons: Mother of Pearl
- Finish: Silver
- Pisons/Valves: Monel
- Mouthpiece: 14B4
- Features: Interchangeable main tuning slides and 1st and 3rd valve slides for D
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
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