Kanstul Model 1555 Bb Tenor Trombone
DR TOOT Brass & Woodwind Specialist present a brand new Kanstul Bb Tenor Trombone Model 1555.
Zig Kanstul created the Model 1555 at the request of Mahlon Collins, creator of the Eazy Bucket mute and also a fine trombonist. Mahlon had a favorite vintage trombone for playing “I’m Getting Sentimental Over You” – signature song of the great Tommy Dorsey.
That vintage model 4H became the inspiration of the 1555, but with an improved 7 1/2″ diameter one piece, hand hammered and hand spun bell, a .500″ lightweight nickel slide for fast action and an open blow, and nickel neckpipe and open nickel tuning crook for a more centered sound.
The result is the ultimate lead trombone with vintage style but for the contemporary player.
Fast response, centered sound, and lively attack help this trombone cut through the loudest of bands when necessary, but back off a bit and you have a ballad-worthy axe that will make them swoon.
Lacquer Finish: $4,995.00
Silver Finish: $5,595.00
Made in USA
Bell: 7 1/2″ Diameter – Hand Hammered One Piece Lightweight Yellow Brass
Water Keys: Traditional
Nickel Silver Hand Slide and End Crook
Curved Hand Brace
Nickel Tuning Slide
Three Interchangeable Mouthpipes – S, W6 and H6
Warranty: One Year incl. a complimentary Gold Service (full service)
Come with case, Kanstul 12C mouthpiece, slide cream, tuning slide grease and DR TOOT cleaning cloth.