Great for use in the field, the JP2057 Sousaphone will fit incredibly well within any marching band, Trad Jazz band or even an early big band.
You will find that with complete ease, the sousaphone can turn from a mellow bass instrument, to a roaring forward facing monster, suitable to blast any bass line that is needed.
- Large .687" bore
- 26" forward facing bell
- It offers a rich, resonant tone with excellent projection and volume
- It has very quick responsive valves
- Perfectly weighted and shaped to allow a comfortable playing position
- The leadpipe is detachable, and is assembled from 3 separate parts, allowing the player to choose the most comfortable mouthpiece position
- Model: JP2057, JP2057S
- Key: BBb
- Bell Size: High Grade Brass 660mm (26")
- Valves: Piston 3
- Bore: Large 17.44mm (.687")
- Water Key: Lever 1
- Body: High Grade Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (JP2057), Silver Plate (JP2057S)
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Mouthpiece: Yes
- Leadpipe: Removable 3-part leadpipe
The JP2057 Sousaphone is supplied with a high quality, protective hard case, with plenty or firm padded blocks to ensure that the instruments remains secure in the case. It also comes with a mouthpiece and a basic maintenance kit containing valve oil and tuning slide grease.
All JP Instruments are covered by a comprehensive 2 year warranty against manufacturing defects. Please note this does not cover aesthetic or finish faults. For full terms & conditions visit the Warranty Page.