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« Reply #20 on: Jan 16, 2017, 02:17PM »

I don't mean to revive a fairly old thread, but how's it going? It's been a fairly long time since I've seen M&W trombones mentioned around the forum/internet
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« Reply #21 on: Jan 16, 2017, 03:02PM »

Follow them on Facebook.  They seem to be doing well and are making some absolutely stunning instruments! 
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« Reply #22 on: Jan 16, 2017, 03:25PM »

Haven't seen them in person, but there are some great players with the horns out there.

They're definitely on my short list for the future.
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« Reply #23 on: Jan 16, 2017, 03:38PM »

I love mine!

I've seen 3 in the wild.
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« Reply #24 on: Jan 16, 2017, 09:56PM »

Man I have quite a few friends that are playing them now. I look forward to blowing one at TMEA!
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« Reply #25 on: Jan 25, 2017, 08:36AM »

The ones that I was able to try at Midwest were in my opinion the best large bore tenors there. I am primarily a small bore player but these were incredibly easy to play including the trigger register. They did some work on my King (converting it to a screw bell) a while back and the craftsmanship was absolutely perfect. Even my tech (who is very picky about other people's work) said before I told him who did it, that it had to have been performed by someone with a lot of experience that knew exactly what they were doing. Check out the horns when you can, I'm sure you'll be impressed.
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« Reply #26 on: Jan 25, 2017, 09:32AM »

Baltimore Brass has a bass trombone for sale that hasn't hit their website yet.  Red brass bell, dependent; a 62H inspired trombone like one at the last American Trombone Workshop. Not sure of the price.  Plays like how I would imagine a sports car driving!     
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« Reply #27 on: Jan 25, 2017, 10:04AM »

Baltimore Brass has a bass trombone for sale that hasn't hit their website yet.  Red brass bell, dependent; a 62H inspired trombone like one at the last American Trombone Workshop. Not sure of the price.  Plays like how I would imagine a sports car driving!    

An M&W bass trombone?
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« Reply #28 on: Jan 25, 2017, 04:07PM »

An M&W bass trombone?

Yes.
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« Reply #29 on: Jan 25, 2017, 04:54PM »

Wade, who is Wade on the forum, has owned more trombones than anyone I have known, has one now. From what I understand, he really likes his. I tend to agree with the idea that it matters who is building the product. I have played some the Bachs that Dan Oberloh has rebuilt and they really played much better after they were put back together.
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« Reply #30 on: Jan 27, 2017, 02:00PM »

Yes.

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« Reply #31 on: Jan 27, 2017, 03:25PM »

https://www.customtrombones.com/
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