John Packer JP277 EEb Tuba
The JP277 is very attractive for those players looking for a cost effective but capable instrument featuring a fully compensating system.
The JP277 EEb 4 valve tuba marks JP's mid range fully compensating contribution to its varied range of tubas. The JP277 is very attractive for those players looking for a cost effective but capable instrument featuring a fully compensating system. Incorporating all the features normally found in more expensive models, the JP277 EEb 4 valve tuba sports that all important 19" bell for a greater sound projection.
Having been described as "A staggering tuba for the money" (Ewan Easton, The Halle) and as having a "neat design" (Wildfred Driscoll), the JP277 EEb tuba has been very well received into the industry garnering high praise.
The JP277 EEb tuba is supplied in a lightweight and good quality wheeled case featuring YKK zips throughout and a spacious side storage pocket for sheets music and accessories. A JP611 entry level mouthpiece also comes as standard.
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 JP Musical Instruments website.
- Key: EEb
- Bell: 19" (483mm) Yellow Brass Bell
- Valves: 4 Piston valves
- Waterkeys: 3
- Finishes: Lacquer (JP277), Silverplate (JP277S)
- Additional features: Compensating system, Bell ring
- Supplied with: JP611 Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure maintenance kit