Trumpets

Used Jean Baptiste TP483 Student Trumpet

Written by Jazz Brown

The Jean Baptiste TP483 Student Trumpet is amongst the most feature-rich student trumpets out there, sharing most of the same technical characteristics and tonal qualities as professional trumpets. Beginners are more likely to keep a musical instrument whenever they commence with a well made, reliable one. The Jean Baptiste TP483 Student Trumpet is an ideal 1st step in almost any trumpet player’s journey.


The TP483S’s body is constructed of yellow brass, while its outer tuning slide is constructed of nickel silver with regard to added durability and strength. Unlike other trumpets rolling around in its price class, the TP483 includes a silver-plated brass bell (5-inch) and leadpipe for a warmer sound as opposed to traditional student trumpet. It also has three monel-plated valves for nice intonation and slotting–the same valves you will find on many pro-level trumpets. The TP483 is additionally for sale in beautiful lacquer finish. Additionally, the trumpet features beautiful engraving on its bell