Cornets


JP071 Bb Cornet

The JP071 is a durable and warm sounding Bb student cornet, ideal for getting new learners off the mark and progressing quickly. A favourite within the UK education system, the JP071 has set a high standard for reliability, performance and affordability. Featuring a rose brass leadpipe, the instrument easily delivers an attractive tone that is sure to encourage players to keep practicing. Designed with new starters in mind, the JP071 has mobile 1st and 3rd valve slides and features waterkeys on the main tuning slide and third slide. Comparing very well against many of the more expensive instruments from other established brands, it is no wonder the JP071 has become so popular with cornet students today.

The JP071 Bb Cornet is constructed from yellow brass throughout with the addition of a rose brass leadpipe and features a standard cornet bell. The instrument has been designed using a medium large bore configuration, providing the ideal resistance for younger players.

The JP071 is supplied with a JP603 (4B) mouthpiece as standard and comes equipped with a high quality case for maximum protection. The case is lightweight, well-designed and attractively styled with a reflective safety strap and external pocket. Backpack straps and a comfortable shoulder strap are included as standard.

All JP Musical Instruments are covered by our comprehensive 2 year warranty.

Model
JP071 Bb Cornet (Lacquer)
Price
$449.00
Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
Medium large bore
Bell
Yellow brass
Valve
3 Piston valves
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer with Rose Brass Leadpipe
Supplied with
JP603 (4B) Mouthpiece, Lightweight case
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JP171SW Bb Cornet

The JP171SW is a high specification Bb student cornet designed and manufactured in collaboration with Smith-Watkins, one of the UK’s leading trumpet and cornet developers. The JP171SW provides students an affordable instrument that features many components normally reserved for more expensive models. The instrument has been very well regarded within the music industry, Chris Deacon of the Royal Ballet Symphonia reviewed it saying “the intonation is excellent, and feels even throughout the full range and at the different dynamic level”, he went on to say “It’s great that beginners will be able to play such a high quality instrument at an affordable price. In my opinion, the instrument is good enough to take a student right through from novice to professional level. A thumbs up all round!”

John Packer Ltd have worked closely with internationally renowned trumpet and cornet designers and manufacturers Smith-Watkins and have worked personally with Dr Richard Smith to ensure that the JP171SW benefits from the prestige of Smith-Watkins’ instruments. An exclusive and specially designed Smith-Watkins leadpipe was created for the cornet driving excellent articulation and sound projection. The JP171SW also features adjustable 1st and 3rd valve slides, high tolerance monel valves and features a rose brass bell and leadpipe enabling the instrument to achieve a highly attractive tone.

The JP171SW is supplied with a JP603 (4B) mouthpiece as standard and comes equipped with a high quality case for maximum protection. The case is lightweight, well-designed and attractively styled. Backpack straps and a comfortable shoulder strap are included as standard. The case also includes a small storage pocket accessible from the outside of the case. This enables players to store small accessories and sheet music with their instrument.

All JP Musical Instruments are covered by our comprehensive 2 year warranty.

Models and Prices

JP171SW Bb Cornet (Lacquer)

$799.00

JP171SWS Bb Cornet (Silver Plate)

$899.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
Medium Large Bore
Bell
Rose brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer, Silver plate
Supplied with
JP603 (4B) Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure professional valve oil
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JP271SW Bb Cornet

The JP271SW builds on the offering of the JP171SW providing a higher specification option that is increasingly popular with training bands and advanced students. The instrument has been described as having a very free blowing feel, and a rich sound throughout the range. The JP271SW outperforms many more expensive instruments and is becoming extremely popular within training bands in the UK.

John Packer Ltd have worked closely with internationally renowned trumpet and cornet designers and manufacturers Smith-Watkins and have worked personally with Dr Richard Smith to ensure that the JP271SW benefits from the prestige of Smith-Watkins’ instruments. An exclusive and specially designed Smith-Watkins leadpipe was created for the cornet driving excellent articulation and sound projection. The JP271SW also features 1st and 3rd triggers, high tolerance monel valves and a one piece bell, a professional feature for extra resonance.

The JP271SW is supplied with a JP603 (4B) mouthpiece as standard and comes equipped with a high quality case for maximum protection. The case is lightweight, well-designed and attractively styled. Backpack straps and a comfortable shoulder strap are included as standard. The case also includes a small external storage pocket. This enables players to store small accessories and sheet music with their instrument.

All JP Musical Instruments are covered by our comprehensive 2 year warranty.

Models and Prices

JP271SW Bb Cornet (Lacquer)

$1,095.00

JP271SWS Bb Cornet (Silver Plate)

$1,299.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
Medium Large Bore
Bell
High grade 80:20 brass, One piece bell
Waterkeys
2
Valves
High tolerance monel valves
Finishes
Lacquer, Silver plate
Additional featues
Smith-Watkins designed lead pipe, Lyre box, 1st & 3rd triggers
Supplied with
JP603 (4B) mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure maintenance kit
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JP171SW Bb Cornet
JP176 Eb Soprano Cornet
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JP176 Eb Soprano Cornet

The JP176 is a well built and free blowing Eb soprano cornet. Passionate about developing affordable instruments that challenge the well-known makers within the industry, John Packer Ltd have developed a high specification soprano cornet with an attractive performance to cost ratio. Particularly ideal for use in training bands, the JP176 providers players with a soprano cornet they can rely on. With 1st and 3rd valve triggers and top sprung monel valves, the JP176 will equip players with an instrument suitable for both beginner and advanced levels.

The JP176 Eb Soprano Cornet is constructed from yellow brass throughout and features a standard cornet bell. 1st and 3rd valve triggers are featured as standard increasing ease of tuning. The instrument also includes 2 waterkeys to avoid blockages and top sprung monel valves providing a smooth and free action.

The JP176 is supplied with a JP mouthpiece and comes equipped with a high quality case for maximum protection. The case is lightweight, well-designed and attractively styled. Backpack straps and a comfortable shoulder strap are included as standard. The case also includes a small external storage pocket. This enables players to store small accessories and sheet music with their instrument.

All JP Musical Instruments are covered by our comprehensive 2 year warranty.

Models and Prices

JP176 Eb Soprano Cornet (Lacquer)

$899.00

JP176S Eb Soprano Cornet (Silver Plate)

$999.00

Specification
Key
Eb
Bell
Yellow Brass
Valves
3 top sprung monel valves
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer, Silver plate
Additional Features
2 triggers, bell ring
Supplied with
JP mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure professional valve oil
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