Meinl & Lauber Custom Bb Sackbut - Serial #: N/A (Pre-Owned)
A custom sackbut in the key of Bb, this Meinl & Lauber sackbut was handmade in Bavaria. The sackbut is an early form of the trombone used in Renaissance music. The name comes from the French "trompette saicqueboute", or "pull-push trumpet."
This is part of the Bob Gillespie collection we have in our store!
Bernhard Meinl has provided the following information about this sackbut:
This “baroque trombone” is a replica of an original instrument by Sebastian Hainlein I, who worked in Nuremberg from 1591-1631.
The original instrument, which was built in 1627, is now in the Bavarian National Museum in Munich.
Here's your chance to own a cool piece of trombone history!