John Packer JP171SW Bb Cornet
The JP171SW is a high specification student cornet featuring some professional normally reserved for more expensive models. Ideal for allowing beginner and developing players to advance their playing standards.
Compared to our entry level JP071 model, the JP171SW is a higher specification student cornet featuring some professional components. This model is ideal for supporting beginners and developing players to quickly progress and should easily enable players to reach the middle grades.
The JP171SW was designed in collaboration with professional brass manufacturers Smith-Watkins and features a number of unique Smith-Watkins components including an exclusive design rose brass leadpipe. Coupled with a rose brass bell, the JP171SW has excellent articulation and plays with a rich, warm tone. High tolerance monel valves help to deliver a quick and responsive action.
The JP171SW is supplied with a sturdy case with backpack and shoulder straps, and an outer pocket perfect for sheet music, a John Packer 4B Cornet Mouthpiece, Ultra Pure valve oil and a maintenance guide with advice to help keep your instrument in perfect order.
- Key: Bb
- Metal/Bell Size: Rose Brass - 123mm (4.84")
- Valve Type & No#: Piston Valve 3
- Bore: Medium-Large 11.68mm (0.460")
- Water Key Type & No#: Lever 2
- Included Accessories: Valve oil, straps for the case, maintenance guide
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Mouthpiece: JP 4B
- Leadpipe: Smith Watkins design, Rose Brass
- Level: Student