Schilke XA1 Traditional Custom Series Bb Cornet with Beryllium Bell

  • Item # 1507546
  • Model # 1010 XA1B

In the tradition of the British Brass Band, the XA1B has a vintage English short model Shepherd’s crook cornet design with a tighter wrap that promotes a dark, rich and round sound, plus a wonderful r… Learn More

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British-style cornet with beryllium bell.

In the tradition of the British Brass Band, the XA1B has a vintage English short model Shepherd’s crook cornet design with a tighter wrap that promotes a dark, rich and round sound, plus a wonderful response at lower dynamic levels. This cornet is even in color and intonation in all registers with articulation clarity from high to low and good projection at the highest volume. The addition of the Beryllium bell offers a lighter massto the bell, allowing for even greater projection, brilliance and response in all registers. Lightweight and brilliant.

Features

  • Available versions: XA1B Silver plate
  • Beryllium copper bell with #1 taper
    English short model design with Shepherd’s crook
    Medium-large bore

Technical Specification

Schilke XA1 Traditional Custom Series Bb Cornet with Beryllium Bell

  • Key: Bb
    Bore: .460"
    Leadpipe: Standard
    Leadpipe Material: Yellow Brass
    Bell: 5" #1 Large Taper
    Bell Material: Beryllium
    Valves: Monel Piston
    1st Valve Slide Adjustment: Thumb Saddle
    3rd Valve Slide Adjustment: Fixed Ring
    Case: Yes
    Mouthpiece: Yes
    Finish: Silver