Trumpet in B Flat

Catalogue number: 6.4

Original name: Trumpet in B flat.

Maker: Unknown.

Charles E Foote was an instrument dealer c.1923 - 1950.

Overall size: 490mm, bell diameter: 116mm.

Sounding length: 1307mm.

Diameter of mouthpiece receiver: 10.5mm.

Technical description: Brass, three Périnet bottom-sprung valves with mother-of-pearl buttons. Probably made for the Jazz market. Water key cork replaced.

Usable pitch: Plays at a’ = 440 Hz.

Illustration references: See below.

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