A responsive, resonant tuba for developing musicians.
Responsive Valves for Fluid PlayingThe JTU1010's four stainless steel pistons are contoured for comfort and offer light, quick response. Their removable valve section lets you detach the valves for convenient cleaning and repair, saving you the hassle of maneuvering around the bell. The pistons' smooth, fluid action helps you play with confidence and enables you to articulate each note clearly.
Robust Tone for Ensemble BlendingWith a .709" bore and 15" yellow brass bell, the JTU1010 generates a resonant tone that blends well in ensembles. Its yellow brass body further enhances warmth and projection. The JTU1010's tone is balanced throughout its range so you can play lyrically in the higher register as well as powerfully in the lower register. This flexible, rounded tone makes the JTU1010 suitable for classical and contemporary music.
Durable Build for Developing PlayersJupiter designs their instruments to withstand the demands of student use. The JTU1010 features a yellow brass body and bell for dent resistance as well as a clear lacquer finish to prevent scratches and tarnish. Its ABS molded case with wheels provides sturdy storage and transport. Jupiter's focus on durability ensures that the JTU1010 will serve you well through high school and beyond.
A Step Up in Sound and SkillFor progressing students and amateur players, the JTU1010 offers an affordable step up in performance and tone. Its responsive valves, robust sound and durable build give you an instrument suited for developing your technique and musicality. The JTU1010 comes ready to help you strengthen your breath control, refine your articulation and achieve greater expression.
Order the Jupiter JTU1010 Series 4-Valve BBb Tuba today.
Bell Material: Yellow Brass
Bell Position: Upright
Number of Valves: 4
Valve Position: Front Contoured
Valve Type: Piston
Valve Material: Stainless Steel
Features: Contoured Front Action Valve Cluster; Removable Valve Section
Case: ABS Molded Case with Wheels
Finish: Lacquer, Silver