Ravel marching brass instruments are the most durable instruments around. Made from brass that will hold up through countless marching seasons, these instruments project extremely well and have many advanced features. These instruments are an affordable choice for a school band program or an individual looking to have their own marching instrument. All Ravel marching brass instruments are carefully inspected before leaving the factory to ensure the best quality for the consumer. These instruments offer the most durability and the best sound, at the most competitive prices. RMP202 specifications: Key of F .470″ bore 18″ yellow brass bell Stainless steel pistons with plastic valve guides First slide thumb saddle Lyre holder Three water keys Smooth polished nickel finger buttons Standard horn mouthpiece Includes polishing cloth, pair of white marching gloves and Ravel lightweight case with shoulder strap The Ravel Story: Ravel Musical Instruments’ company name pays homage to renowned French Impressionist composer, Maurice Ravel. Just as Ravel sought “tonal color and variety of sound and instrumentation” in his music, the Ravel brands group seeks tonal color and variety in its musical instrument offerings. Ravel Musical Instruments’ passion, just like Maurice Ravel’s, is to inspire performance and playing passion among musicians, regardless of age. Ravel not only inspires musicians to play, but also offers high quality instruments with great tonal qualities and advanced features, affordable for all. All Ravel Musical Instruments are hand crafted and undergo rigorous design and testing. Instruments are tested and re-tested both overseas and at Ravel’s U.S. facility. Ravel believes strongly that pre-production design work and testing, in advance of actual production, helps assure and guarantee the quality and consistency demanded.
- Key of F
- .470″ bore
- 18″ yellow brass bell
- Stainless steel pistons with plastic valve guides
- First slide thumb saddle