Trombones Alto Trombones

„Old German Style“ – Model

Model Description

The THEIN Alto Trombone in Eb “Old German Style” was developed with and for Jay Friedman (Chicago Symphony Orchestra) as part of the project “Old German Style, Alto, Tenor, Bass Trombone”.

The sound is bright and vocal with an earthy touch. The alto trombone impresses with its easy feel of playing.

Technical Details

  • Key: Eb
  • Bell-ø: 160 mm / 6-19/64”
  • Bell rim: 50 mm / 1.968”
  • nickel silver Kranz with sea shell ornaments
  • Material: yellow brass
  • Wall thickness: 0.35 mm / 0.014”
  • Tuning slide: yellow brass with “Old German Style” – snake ornaments
  • Slide: nickel silver slide
  • Bore: 12.9 mm / 0.508”
  • Lead pipe: changeable
  • Finish: lacquered
  • THEIN Mouthpiece recommendation:  THEIN A11 C, THEIN D1AW