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Vintage-Model B1 Sizes

Vintage-Model B1 Mouthpieces for Bb trumpet

Vintage-Model Mouthpiece Bodies:

  • STC-1: standard-weight (for all-around playing)
  • LT: lightweight (for lead mouthpieces or a brighter sound)
  • XLT: extra-lightweight (for lead mouthpieces, very bright sound)

 

Available in Classic & Prana

 

Rim Size Comparisons: Conventional 1C, 1, 1X, Schilke 18-24, and other similar rim sizes

 

The B1 size range contains the five largest rims that we make for trumpet. These rims vary mainly in their contours, which can also affect the sensation of size.

 

Rim Options:

  • B1-1 - Very large rim size, with a rounded contour that makes it feel even larger
  • B1-2 - Somewhat flat rim, comparable to a conventional 1X
  • B1-3 - The original Monette rim, designed in the mid 1980s
  • B1-4 - Fairly flat rim contour
  • B1-5 - The go-to rim for players accustomed to a conventional 1C

 

Rim & Cup Options:

*Cups for each rim are listed from shallow to deep

  • B1-1 Rim
    • B1-1L S1 - shallow lead cup
    • B1-1LD S1 - semi-shallow cup
    • B1-1 S13 - very slightly shallow
    • B1-1 S5 - standard-depth cup
    • B1-1 S5 D - medium-deep
    • B1-1 S1 - quite deep
    • B1-1 FL - deep V 'Flumpet' cup
  • B1-2 Rim
    • B1-2LD S1 - semi-shallow cup
    • B1-2 S3 - standard-depth cup
    • B1-2D S1 - deep cup
    • B1-2 FL - deep V 'Flumpet' cup
  • B1-3 Rim
    • B1-3LD S1 - semi-shallow cup
    • B1-3 S5 - standard-depth cup
    • B1-3D S5 - deep cup
    • B1-3 FL - deep V 'Flumpet' cup
  • B1-4 Rim
    • B1-4/2S3 - slightly shallow
    • B1-4 S6 - standard-depth cup
    • B1-4 FL - deep V 'Flumpet' cup
  • B1-5 Rim
    • B1-5L - shallow lead cup
    • B1-5LD S7 - semi-shallow cup
    • B1-5 S3 - slightly shallow
    • B1-5 S4 -standard-depth cup
    • original B1-5 - standard depth, no longer recommended *special order only
    • B1-5M S12 - medium-deep
    • B1-5M S3 - medium-deep
    • original B1-5M - medium-deep, no longer recommended *special order only
    • B1-5D S1 - deep
    • B1-5 FL - deep V 'Flumpet' cup

 

Classic & Prana Internal Configurations

  • Prana mouthpieces allow for the most resonant sound, most effortless playing, and most consistent pitch and timbre
  • Classic mouthpieces can feel more forgiving for players who tend to play with a tighter physical approach, or who are accustomed to a non-Monette mouthpiece

 

Plating & Finish:

Classic mouthpieces have a shiny, buffed 24k gold finish

Prana mouthpieces have a brushed 24k gold finish

Vintage-Model B1 Sizes

PriceFrom $295.00
  • Monette mouthpieces are made-to-order and usually will not be available as ready-made stock. The standard estimated wait time to have a trumpet mouthpiece made is approximately 6-8 weeks. Vintage-Model mouthpieces are mostly discontinued and likely to involve a significantly longer wait time. The exact wait time is unpredictable, as it is affected by many variables. We cannot guarantee a completion date or shipping date in advance. Thank you very much for your patience while you are waiting.

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