Vincent Bach combined his unique talents as both a musician and an engineer to create brass instruments of unequalled tonal quality. Often copied but never duplicated, Bach Stradivarius instruments today remain the sound choice of artists worldwide. The Bach 180 series Bb trumpets are the most versatile available offering more options that meet the demanding needs of today's most discriminating players.
No other brand evokes more passion, loyalty, and respect than Bach Stradivarius. Exceptional tonal color, balanced response, and superb projection are the hallmarks of designs by Vincent Bach. Carrying on the legacy and true to the vision of the master craftsman, the makers of today's Bach Stradivarius proudly introduce the Artisan Collection. Skillfully handcrafted, Artisan culminates in a unique blend of classic design, elegant styling, and the signature Bach sound. Whether a passionate enthusiast or performing artist, experience The Artisan Collection and discover the Artisan within. "Stradivarius" - New 50th Anniversary Bb trumpet, .459" ML bore, 4-13/16" diameter one-piece hand-hammered yellow brass #37 bell with side seam, #25 mouthpipe, brass inner and nickel silver outer slide tubes, two piece nickel/brass valve casings, Monel pistons, 1st slide thumb saddle, brass and plastic valve guides, deluxe engraving, clear lacquer finish, and new C180A anniversary woodshell case.