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High quality large shank trombone mouthpiece by Bach. Large shank mouthpieces fit in what are sometimes called symphony tenors - horns with a .547" b...Click To Read More About This Product

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Popular large shank mouthpiece by Bach.

High quality large shank trombone mouthpiece by Bach. Large shank mouthpieces fit in what are sometimes called symphony tenors - horns with a .547" bore like the Bach 42. These are common in the band world, and the most common size among orchestral players. Some jazzers use a big horn too but not many. Bass bones, .560" bore like a Bach 50, accept large shank mouthpieces as well. If your trombone takes a large shank piece, this one's for you.

FEATURES
  • Model No. / Depth of Cup / Approx. Cup Dia. / Rim Shape / Throat / Backbore / Description
  • 1G / Deep / 28.00 mm / Medium thin, well rounded. / .319" / 800S / Extra large and deep for extraordinary power and depth of tone. Among the largest and most powerful bass trombone mouthpieces produced today.
  • 1-1/4G / Deep / 27.50 mm / Medium thin, well rounded. / .276" / 429 / Cup diameter is smaller than No.1G, but still very large and deep, with the sonority preferred by the modern American school.
  • 1-1/4GM / Deep / 27.50 mm / Medium thin, well rounded. / .319" / 800S / Same rim and cup as No.1-1/4G, but with a larger throat and backbore for large, powerful sound, well in tune.
  • 1-1/2G / Deep / 27.00 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .276" / 429 / A large mouthpiece with powerful tone in the low register and great carrying power. For many years, the standard mouthpiece for the serious bass trombone player.
  • 1-1/2GM / Deep / 27.00 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .319" / 800S / Larger throat and backbore than the No.112G results in less resistance, larger dynamic range, deeper, warmer sound.
  • 2G / Deep / 26.75 mm / Medium narrow. / .276" / 429 / Deep, full, resonant tone. Big low register even through the pedal tones.
  • 3G / Deep / 26.26 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .276" / 429 / Same rim shape and diameter as No.3 small shank tenor trombone, but with a deep bass trombone cup, throat, and backbore to facilitate pedal tones.
  • 4G / Deep / 26.00 mm / Medium wide, slightly rounded. / .276" / 429 / Same rim shape and diameter as No.4 small shank tenor trombone. A versatile, large diameter mouthpiece especially useful when only one trombone is used for both the upper and very low register.
  • 4GB / Deep / 26.00 mm / Medium thin, very well rounded. / .276" / 429 / Same cup, throat and backbore as the No.4G with a more rounded rim.
  • 5G / Deep / 25.50 mm / Medium wide, semi flat. / .276" / 429 / Same rim shape and diameter as No.5 small shank tenor trombone. Similar playing characteristics to No. 4G with a slightly smaller cup diameter.
  • 5GL / Medium deep / 25.50 mm / Medium wide, semi flat. / .276" / 429 / Old style, shallower model than No.5G, facilitates upper range.
  • 5GB / Deep / 25.50 mm / Medium thin, very well rounded. / .276" / 429 / Same cup, throat and backbore as the No.5G with a more rounded rim.
  • 5GS / Medium deep / 25.50 mm / Medium wide, semi flat. / .261" "G" / 420 (modified) / Shallower "G"-style cup with smaller throat and backbore than No. 5G produces easy high register, slightly brighter sound.
  • 6-1/2A / Medium deep / 25.40 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .276" / 429 / Same rim and cup as No.612A small shank tenor trombone, but with full bass trombone throat and backbore for a rich, compact sound of large volume.
  • 6-1/2AL / Medium deep / 25.40 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .261" "G" / 420 / The same cup, throat, and backbore as No.612AL small shank tenor trombone but with bass shank. It requires a well developed embouchure.
  • 6-1/2AM / Medium deep / 25.40 mm / Medium wide, well rounded. / .257" "F" / 413 / The same rim, cup, throat, and backbore as No.612AM small shank tenor trombone mouthpiece, but with bass shank.

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4.0

a bass trombone mouthpiece

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Pros

  • Trying Out Bass Trombones

Cons

  • Too Big For 547 Tenors

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  • Bass Trombone

Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

I got this to evaluate bass trombones. I did not think my 6.5 AL large shank was fair for the big .562 bore basses.
You can use it on a large bore tenor, .547, but I think there are better choices for tenor.
This is a mainstream bass trombone piece. I keep it for that only.

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5.0

It may be all you need.

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

I've been playing trombone for over 50 years and have spent hundreds of dollars on mouthpieces including Schilkes, Elliotts, Laskeys, Hammonds, Yamahas, Marcinkiewicz and Greg Blacks. Recently, I began to play a little more tenor and I went through my large shank tenor mouthpiece collection. Much to my surprise I found a Bach 5G that had been included with a 42B I had recently bought off a friend played as well and sounded better than anything else in my shelf. I've been using it for a couple of months and couldn't be happier.

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5.0

Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpieces

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

I am currently using several Bach Large Shank Mouthpieces on my bones. I use a 1-1/2G on my Yamaha YBL 830 Xeno Bass trombone for a good all rounder. My Bach 42BO Symphonic Tenor has seen use with a 5G with success, but I recently changed to a 6-1/2AL for ease of play in the upper range, with some loss of ease in the lower register. The change is working well!!

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4.0

5G

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

I switched from a 6 1/2AL to the 5G and had a big change in tone quality. It's a very good mouthpiece.

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5.0

Can't go wrong with a Bach 5G or a Schilke 51D

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

The 5G is a solid mouthpiece for Middle and High school trombone/Euphonium/Baritone players. This is one of two mouthpieces I recommend for all my students who play those instruments, and I'm a Euphonium player myself. The other mouthpiece I recommend to my kids is the Schilke 51D. Those two are the mainstay mouthpieces most recommended by people who know what they're talking about.

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4.0

Good mouthpieces but not the best

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

Well, during my time trying out trombone mouthpieces, specifically bass trombone mouthpieces, I found them to be very moderate. The mouthpiece I tried was the 2G. It's a versatile mouthpiece. Both high and low registers can be played fairly easily, although the exterior design could be more eye-catching. My "visiting artist" from my high school was there and he was listening to which mouthpiece sounded best for me. He said through his experience the tone from the Bach mouthpieces is bland. He said there isn't a unique sound or an "edge" to it. The band department rep at the music store (who studied bass trombone) said they're a solid mouthpiece and that they are easy to play and work with. He said that the 2G is ok for me but since I'm a tuba major he said I don't really need a really good mouthpiece since it would be more work to get the unique sound and that I don't play bass trombone all the time. *Extra info (Top 3 mouthpieces (in order) I tried that was best for me were the "Denis Wick 0AL", "Marcinkiewicz 3" and "Bach 2G")

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4.0

Easy to Play

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Comments about Bach Large Shank Trombone Mouthpiece:

This mouthpiece is a very solid mouthpiece. I bought the 6 1/2 AL. I find it easy to play a wide range of notes and dynamic levels. It might not be the easiest to play very high notes or very low notes, but I find it easy to play a wide range of notes indoors as well as outdoors.

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