S.E. Shires Custom Model Bass Trombone

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S.E. Shires Custom Model Bass Trombone

Price: $6,190.00


The S.E. Shires Custom bass trombone is a versatile instrument with a clear, pure sound and the consistency, playability, and projection that has make S.E. Shires trombones the favorites of professionals the world over. The unique S.E. Shires 7YM bell combines the quick response and color of a one-piece bell with the centered feel and expansive tone of a two-piece bell. The BII bell taper in yellow brass produces a broad, rich sound that is very balanced and flexible throughout the range of dynamics. The axial-flow valves feel very broad and even--especially with both valves are engaged--and allow for a truly open low register.


  • BII 7YM Bell: 9.5", two-piece, hand-hammered, "BII" taper in medium weight yellow brass with traditionally brazed bell seams and soldered bead
  • Independent, S.E. Shires F/G? axial-flow valves
  • BYB Tuning Slide: yellow brass, drawn tubing, "B" taper
  • B62 Handslide. .562"bore, standard-weight yellow brass; nickel-silver wide crook
  • Three interchangeable yellow-brass leadpipes
  • Includes S.E. Shires bass trombone case, mouthpiece, and care kit