Introducing the John Packer JP277 intermediate EEb tuba outfit
The JP277 is a full size EEb tuba made entirely from yellow brass. It’s got 4 waterkeys, a 4 valve compensating system, a 19" bell with a strengthening ring, and it allows for easy access to the third valve compensating slide. It also has a low level lead pipe, which is particularly good for shorter players.
This cost effective and high performing instrument has become popular with professionals who need a reliable backup instrument with a big sound, as well as students looking for an affordable upgrade. It’s suitable for all types of playing, ranging from small ensemble work to large orchestral projects.
Quality sound and construction
This versatile tuba features a robust construction that is built to last. It’s got durable brass valve guides, which make for a smooth action, and a large bell that provides a crisp projection. Overall, this tuba has an excellent balance between weight and responsiveness, along with a fully compensating system designed to give players access to a complete chromatic range.
What's in the outfit?
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- John Packer (JP611) mouthpiece
- High quality case with wheels
- Ultra-Pure maintenance kit