Custom C Rotary Trumpet



Traditional "Germanic" sound perfect for certain types of orchestral literature.

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Developed with some of Germany's leading orchestral players, the YTR-946 can be found in many of the world's top orchestras. In fact, it has been so effective in giving a more traditional tone color to 'Germanic' style music, that many conductors have begun specifically requesting 'Yamaha Rotaries'. It features a tone which is dark and full-with plenty of orchestral power-yet can blend well with other brass and woodwinds. Intonation is accurate and it is surprisingly easy to play. The 946 is available with either lacquer or silver-plate finish, and an optional gold-brass bell is available.


Hand-hammered one-piece bell

A one-piece bell has an axial (lengthwise) seam, making it a continuous extension of the insturment's material. This results in pure, uniform resonance and superior tone. A hammered gold brass bell produces a slightly more broad and rich, yet perfectly-b...

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