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Shires Q Series Trq10s B-flat Trumpet

Shires Q Series Trq10s B-flat Trumpet

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$3,869.00
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$3,869.00
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The Model Q10S trumpet produces a warm, singing sound with marvelous projection and easy, centered response in all registers. The Q10 bell maintains its characteristic warmth and focus at louder dynamics, while providing a more veiled sound at lower dynamics. The Q05 leadpipe provides an ideal combination of efficiency and flexibility, allowing the player to produce the most delicate passages with ease. Nickel-silver balusters and valve caps add brilliance and character to the sound, increase its core, and contribute to cleanness and immediacy of attack. This trumpet makes a great choice as an all-around instrument for performance in a wide variety of musical settings.


Key: Bâ™­


Bore: .459 inch


Q10 bell: 4 13/16-inch, one-piece, hand-hammered “Q” (centered) taper in yellow brass with round brass bead


Q leadpipe: .345-inch venturi, heavyweight yellow brass; open and free blowing with well-defined slots and easy response


QW tuning slide


Piston material: hand-lapped monel


Valve cluster: two-piece casings, standard weight, with nickel balusters


Top valve caps: Nickel Silver


Lower valve caps: Nickel Silver


Bell engraving: S.E. Shires makers mark, model designation, and traditional floral pattern


Finish: silver plate


Includes Q Series trumpet case, mouthpiece, and care kit