For more than a half a century, the Blessing BTB-88 large bore, F-attachment trombone is acknowledged by educators as an excellent value for the aspiring trombonist. Based on a classic American design, the playing experience is on par with many professional level instruments in sound and projection. The Performance BTB-88 trombone is an affordable choice without compromising playability.
This pre-owned horn is ready to play. It shows cosmetic wear, some minor denting and scratches on the finish. We tried to take as many accurate photos as we could. The trombone has been cleaned, polished, professionally set up, and tested for playability.
Silver plating is thinner than lacquer providing more resonance and brilliance, which is ideal for outdoor performance. However, a silver plated horn will require more maintenance because it will tarnish over time.