The John Packer JP174MKII is a euphonium for constantly evolving musicians. In B flat.
The John Packer JP174MKII euphonium is an instrument that offers solid performance to wind players. Whether you're part of the brass section of a philharmonic orchestra or need an instrument to practice your music, the JP174MKII is a safe choice.
This model is not compensated, but the inclusion of a fourth valve gives access to the lower notes without the extra weight of a fully compensated system.
Constructed of gold plated brass, the John Packer JP174 is a rugged and reliable construction instrument. With three pistons and wide tubes, it is a very comfortable and easy-to-play model that keeps players motivated during intensive practice. It is delivered with a nozzle included, the brand's standard model. The sound of the JP174 is emitted by a 12-inch bell.
The euphonium is a chromatic instrument, smaller than the tuba, tuned in B flat. It is widely used in philharmonic bands, but also in orchestras and "big band" jazz ensembles. It is also known as euphonium, which means "beautiful sound".
The JP174 is made by John Packer, an English brand that decided to make accessible to all wind instruments, with the highest quality, using the best construction techniques, guided by respected musicians.
John Packer is the UK's preferred music education brand, with over 40 years in business. Manufactured to a high standard, all John Packer instruments are backed by a sound quality guarantee.
The John Packer JP174MKII Euphonium is a reliable instrument with a beautiful, quality sound, designed for conservatory musicians or members of philharmonic bands.
- Bell: brass, 279.4 mm (11") of diameter
- Valves: 3 + 1 valve pistons
- Bore: large, 16.79 mm (0.661")
- Includes a case with wheels and accessories
- Warranty: 2 years, against manufacturing defects