lntroducing the B&S METROPOLITAN – a new series of trumpets made 100% in the German tradition with American musicians in mind. The design features are thanks to a proud partnership between B&S and J. Landress Brass owner and renowned brass expert, Josh Landress. The Metropolitan series is a complete departure from the already established Challenger Series as it has been completely redesigned from the ground up. Features of this revolutionary series include a 2-piece valve section, lightweight Monel piston stems, and a harmonic balancing system. The B&S Metropolitan C Trumpet model also features a newly designed bell flare, thickness, and rim, leadpipe, and mouthpiece receiver.
This new and «one-of-a-kind» model has been tested by the best orchestral musicians in the USA. The result of which will allow players of all kinds to have superior intonation, an exceptional balance of resonance and brilliance, and a perfect marriage of high volume threshold, resistance, and control. As all musicians are not created equally, our unique harmonic balancing system provides musicians the ability to finely tune the instrument to fit their own unique personality.
- Key : C
- Bore : 0.462" / 11,73 mm
- Bell : 4.782" / 120 mm hand-hammered one-piece - new design
- Valves : 3 top-sprung hand-lapped lightweight Monel pistons
- Water keys : 2 lever-style, forged (main tuning and 3rd valve slide
- Features : 2-piece valve section, New designed leadpipe / mpc receiver, Harmonic Balancing System (3 sets for slide pull knobs), New Style/ Ergonomie System
- Finish : Silver plated