Trumpets


JP051 Bb Trumpet

The JP051 Bb Trumpet has become one of the main stays of trumpet tuition in the UK education system. It has set a high standard for durability and good performance at an accessible price. Comparing very favourably against many of the more expensive student instrument on the market, the development of the JP051 has been treated with equal importance as any other instrument in the JP range. The JP051 represents unparalleled quality and durability given its highly affordable cost and as such has become a favourite within music services and educational establishments the world over.

A medium/large bore was chosen in the design of the JP051 Bb Trumpet to provide good resistance to younger players. The instrument also features an adjustable 3rd valve slide ring for improved comfort and ensures the player doesn’t outgrow the instrument. A rose brass leadpipe comes as standard supporting students and novices to achieve an encouraging sound. The inclusion of 2 waterkeys also helps those new to brass instruments to easily keep their instrument well maintained.

The JP051 Bb Trumpet is supplied with a JP601 mouthpiece and lightweight case. The case is well designed and attractively styled with a reflective safety strap, backpack straps and a comfortable should strap come as standard. The case also includes a small storage pocket accessible for 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

JP051 Bb Trumpet (Lacquer with Rose Brass Leadpipe)

$499.00

JP051S Bb Trumpet (Silver Plate)

$599.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
Medium bore (.459″)
Bell
Yellow brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer with Rose Brass Leadpipe
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JP151 MKII Bb Trumpet

The JP151 MKII Bb Trumpet aims to provide students with a step up instrument that will ensure they continue to develop and improve as a player and become more proficient. Designed specifically to aid the progress of beginners, the JP151 has been widely praised as enabling student to progress faster. The instrument features a unique 2 stay design increasing its strength and durability and reducing the chance of structural damage. A rose brass leadpipe is also included as standard giving students that helping hand as they try to achieve a warm sound. The inclusion of monel valves on the JP151 also ensure a distinct improvement from JP’s entry level JP051.

The instrument was very positively received by Jamie Prophet from the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra who said “The imagination and thought that has gone into the making of the trumpet makes it a successful, easy and solid instrument to play on, especially for the novice student”.

The JP151 MKII Bb Trumpet is supplied with a JP601 mouthpiece and lightweight case. The case is well designed to be robust yet lightweight and to provide as much protection to your instrument as possible. It is equipped with backpack straps and a comfortable shoulder strap as standard and also includes a small storage pocket accessible from the outside suitable for storing small accessories and sheet music.

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

Models and Prices

JP151 MKII Bb Trumpet (Lacquer)

$799.00

JP151S MKII Bb Trumpet (Silver Plate)

$899.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
Medium large bore (.459″)
Bell
Yellow brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer or Silver Plate
Supplied with
JP Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure professional valve oil
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JP152 C Trumpet

JP152 C Trumpet

The JP152 C Trumpet enables players to purchase their own affordable harmony trumpet without spending thousands. Historically, C trumpets have been expensive and reserved for those in professional level orchestral playing however with the arrival of the JP152 C trumpet, this is now due to change. Happily competing against many more expensive models, the high quality finish and construction of the JP152 suprises many who try it. The instrument has received high praise for many including a shining review describing it as having “a sparkling tone, its intonation is almost perfect, even in the upper register, and it is generally extremely responsive.”

The JP152 C Trumpet is supplied with a JP601 Mouthpiece and lightweight case with backpack and shoulder straps. The case is constructed from high quality materials including the use of robust YKK zips throughout and has been designed for musicians with the inclusion of a small storage pocket perfect for small accessories.

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

Models and Prices

JP152 C Trumpet (Lacquer)

$899.00

JP152S C Trumpet (Silver)

$999.00

Specification
Key
C
Bore
Medium large bore (.459″)
Bell
Yellow brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer or Silver Plate
Additional features
JP601 Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure professional valve oil
Supplied with
JP Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure professional valve oil
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JP251SW Bb Trumpet

The JP251SW Bb trumpet represents the perfect balance of high performance at an attractive price and has achieved a wide reputation across the UK and abroad for the value that it offers musicians. Used both in schools and on stage in professional shows (Seal 2009/10 European Tour & Jools Holand’s Rhythm and Blues Orchestra), the JP251SW’s versatility enables players at all levels access to a high performing instrument.

John Packer Ltd have worked closely with internationally renowned trumpet designers and manufacturers Smith Watkins and have worked personally with Dr Richard Smith to ensure that the JP251SW benefits from the prestige of Smith Watkins’ instruments. An exclusive and specially designed Smith Watkins leadpipe was created for the JP251SW driving excellent articulation and sound projection. The JP251SW also features adjustable 1st and 3rd valve slides, monel valves and is constructed from high grade 80:20 brass enabling the instrument to achieve a highly attractive tone.

The JP251SW is supplied with a JP601 mouthpiece, hard case and Ultra-pure maintenance kit.

All JP Musical Instruments are covered by our comprehensive 2 year warranty. Visit our Warranty Information page for full terms and conditions.

Models and Prices

JP251SW Bb Trumpet (Lacquer)

$1,499.00

JP251SWS Bb Trumpet (Silver plate)

$1,599.00

JP251RSW Bb Trumpet (Lacquer with rose brass bell)

$1,499.00

JP251RSWS Bb Trumpet (Silver plate with rose brass bell)

$1,599.00

JP251ASW Bb Trumpet (Antique)

$1,499.00

JP251SWB Bb Trumpet (Black Lacquer)

$1,499.00

JP251SWFG Bb Trumpet (Frosted Gold)

$1,499.00

JP251SWST Bb Trumpet (Satin)

$1,499.00

Specification
Key
C
Bore
Medium large bore (.459″)
Bell
High Grade 80:20 brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Lacquer, Silver plate, Satin, Lacquer with rose brass bell, Silver plate with rose brass bell, Antique, Frosted Gold, Black Lacquer
Additional features
Exclusive Smith-Watkins design leadpipe, Adjustable 1st and 3rd valve slides, monel valves, abalone pearl keys
Supplied with
JP601 Mouthpiece, Hard case, Ultra-Pure maintenance kit
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JP351SW LT lightweight Bb Trumpet

JP351SW LT Lightweight Bb Trumpet

The JP351SW LT Lightweight Bb Trumpet delivers the prestige of a Smith Watkins Instrument at a highly affordable price. John Packer Ltd have worked closely in collaboration with Dr Richard Smith who is world renowned for his expertise with leadpipes, acoustics and trumpet design. The JP351SW boasts a unique leadpipe, exclusively designed giving the player that much sought after powerful sound, perfect for those big band moments. This is compounded with the inclusion of a reverse nickel silver lead pipe as standard.

The JP351SW LT has been well received in the industry with notable praise from a variety of musicians. It has been described as “a pleasure to play” and “a dream” and has earned the respect of Mark Armstrong, Musical Director at NYJO and Jazz professor at the Royal College of Music who said “Frankly, at this price, this instrument is amazing value. Packer’s intention in bringing higher quality & performance to the market place at accessible prices has certainly been achieved. I have been happy to use it professionally and will be using it again”

The JP351SW LT is supplied with a standard JP601 mouthpiece and hard wearing lightweight case with backpack straps and a shoulder strap. Featuring robust YKK zips throughout, the case also includes a spacious storage pocket on the outside perfect for small accessories.

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

Models and Prices

JP351SW LT lightweight Bb Trumpet (Gold lacquer)

$1,995.00

JP351SWS LT lightweight Bb Trumpet (Silver plate)

$1,995.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bell
Ultra lightweight high grade 80:20 brass
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Gold Lacquer or Silver Plate
Additional features
Smith-Watkin’s designed nickel silver reverse leadpipe, Mobile 1st & 3rd valve slides, 3rd valve slide water key, monel valves
Supplied with
JP601 Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure maintenance kit
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JP351SW HW Heavyweight Bb Trumpet

The JP351SW HW Heavyweight Bb Trumpet delivers the prestige of a Smith-Watkins Instrument at a highly affordable price. John Packer Ltd have worked closely in collaboration with Dr Richard Smith who is world renowned for his expertise with leadpipes, acoustics and trumpet design. The JP351SW HW boasts a unique leadpipe, exclusively designed, giving the player that much sought after large bore sound, perfect for those big band moments. This is compounded with the inclusion of a heavyweight bell providing a lovely warm tone. This specialist heavyweight model also includes heavyweight caps and bottoms adding to its reassuring weight and balance.

The JP351SW HW is supplied with a standard JP601 mouthpiece and JP851 Pro Lightweight Double Trumpet Case. These stylish pro cases feature backpack straps, robust YKK zips throughout, and a spacious storage pocket on the outside perfect for small accessories. In addition, the case includes a a mouthpiece and accessory pouch as well as a customisable luggage tag.

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

Models and Prices

JP351SW HW Heavyweight Bb Trumpet (Lacquer)

$1,995.00

JP351SW HWS Heavyweight Bb Trumpet (Silver Plate)

$1,995.00

Specification
Key
Bb
Bore
ML (.459″)
Bell
Heavyweight Bell
Waterkeys
2
Finishes
Gold Lacquer or Silver Plate
Additional features
Smith-Watkins designed leadpipe, Mobile 1st & 3rd valve slides, 3rd valve slide water key
Supplied with
JP601 Mouthpiece, Lightweight case, Ultra-Pure maintenance kit
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