S.E. Shires Custom Vintage Los Angeles Bb Trumpet - Lacquer TRCVLA-ML

S.E. Shires Custom Vintage Los Angeles Bb Trumpet - Lacquer TRCVLA-ML

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S.E. Shires CVLA-ML Vintage Los Angeles Bb Trumpet

The S.E. Shires Model CVLA Vintage Los Angeles Bb Trumpet masterfully blends the best aspects of prized vintage horns with modern centering and intonation. Designed in collaboration with top commercial players, this trumpet delivers a colorful, flexible sound with exceptional slotting in the upper register, making it an ideal choice for discerning musicians.

Key Features:

  • Bore: .459 inch (medium-large bore) for a balanced, versatile sound. Also available in medium (.452), large (.462), and extra large (.465) bores.
  • CVLA Bell: 4 3⁄4 inch, one-piece, hand-hammered "C" (open) taper in extra lightweight yellow brass with a traditionally brazed (side) seam and standard bead for a broad range of tonal colors.
  • U26 Leadpipe: .346-inch venturi in lightweight yellow brass, offering an open, flexible, and projecting sound that is remarkably efficient.
  • Narrow .454 Tuning Slide: Features a standard water key for enhanced efficiency and flexibility.
  • Piston Material: Hand-lapped Monel for smooth, reliable valve action.
  • Valve Cluster: Lightweight two-piece casings with yellow-brass balusters, contributing to the instrument's superlative response and ease of attack.
  • Lower Valve Caps: Lightweight yellow brass for added agility and resonance.
  • Bell Engraving: Features the S.E. Shires maker's mark, model designation, and traditional floral pattern for an elegant appearance.
  • Finish: Lacquer for a polished and durable finish.

Included Accessories:

  • S.E. Shires single trumpet case for secure transport and storage.
  • Mouthpiece tailored to complement the trumpet's design.
  • Care kit to maintain your instrument's pristine condition.

The S.E. Shires Vintage CVLA-ML Bb Trumpet is known for its broad range of tone colors and superlative response, making it a favorite among professional commercial players. Experience the unmatched craftsmanship and exceptional performance of this vintage-inspired trumpet, designed to meet the highest standards of modern musicians.