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Our latest design offering, flagship of the new 'Phoenix' range, is a double shepherd crook top action rotary valved Trumpet in Bb, Pictured left with red brass bell and tuning slide, nickel valve casings and third slide trigger with a brushed raw waxed finish.

Suitable for a wide variety of playing situations, We continue to improve this design and take pride in offering it as our first 'standard' model.

-10.5mm, 11mm, 11.2mm, 11.5mm Bore (11mm standard)

-German-made valves (Standard, Nickel casing + bronze valve + Nickel slides)

-Finger button inlay choices (Wood, 'Pearl', Stone)

-Lever or plunger waterkeys (Plunger type pictured, left)

-3rd slide trigger (Standard), 1st slide trigger and alternative positions available

-Built to order with many material choices & custom options and finishes

-approx. £2850 (GBP)

-Get in touch to order!

top action rotary valve trumpet Bb raw brass


-'Phoenix' Bb Trumpet

Moving forward, a Bb & Eb Cornet will be joining the list of similar TARV Instruments to be available from Robinson Brass in the 'Phoenix' range.

All 'Phoenix' range instruments are in the TARV configuration (Top Action Rotary Valve) and are designed with the benefits of both Perinet and Rotary configurations.

Custom Brass Instruments

Raw brass flugel flugelhorn Bb antique scratched finish custom made

Over the years we have been fortunate enough to build customised instruments for our customers. These are often challenged as it usually means starting the whole design from scratch and working towards a quality instrument.

Ranging from TARV Trumpets in several configurations, High quality low priced piston Trumpets for students, Flugelhorns for Jazz/Bigband and Cornets for traditional Brass Band settings. We worked hard to offer the best instruments to your needs.

-Piston & Rotary valve options

-Bell, lead-pipe, tuning slide, valve casing and slide material options

-All custom builds are priced differently so please get in touch!

-Get in touch to discuss your needs

-Custom piston Trumpet/Cornet/Flugelhorns; Approx. £1650 (Raw finish in polished, scratch or "vintage". Silver/lacquer additional cost)

Standard Bb piston trumpet raw polished finish custom made
rimless bell piston trumpet Bb antique finish custom made

Not only have we offered custom instruments from the ground up, we also have modified instruments provided by our customers.

Some only require light modifications such as new waterkeys, pinky hooks and bracing, whereas others prefer extensive modifications such as a new bell, lead-pipe or even 'Dizzy' bell bend!

-All modifications are priced per request

-Get in touch to discuss options

Bb custom made cornet antique raw brass finish with trigger

-'Dizzy' Trumpet, Mod. B&M Champion Donor

       (Mixed Vintage finish)

-Standard Trumpet (Raw Brass Polished)

-'Classique' TARV Trumpet (Clear Lacquer)

-Standard Bb Cornet (Vintage finish)

-'Rimless' Bell Trumpet (Custom)

-Standard Flugelhorn (Vintage finish)

dizzy gilespie style bent bell trumpet conversion Bb polished and antique finish
top action totary trumpet classical polished clear lacquer Bb
dizzy gilespie style bent bell trumpet in antique raw finish Bb

-'Dizzy' Mod. Blessing Scholastic Donor

         (Vintage finish)

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