New to the John Packer range in December 2015, the JP342 is our flagship model combining years of manufacturing knowledge and skill into a brand new innovative design.
New to the John Packer range in December 2015, the JP342 is our flagship model combining years of manufacturing knowledge and skill into a brand new innovative design. This new saxophone is capable of professional level performances, allowing the player to express themselves freely with a full and rich sound that can be projected easily. The JP342 with its reliability and affordability has the capability of taking the saxophone world by storm.
Tuning on the JP342 is impeccable throughout the different registers, no doubt due to the revolutionary new C# venting key, making this instrument accurate and reliable in all situations. Players will instantly notice how responsive and stable the tone is in both extremely loud and quiet dynamics. This saxophone is very stylish, adopting a tri-point bell brace featuring the JP logo which offers incredible resistance to damage. The 85% red copper rose brass bell, bow, body and crook of the JP342R adds extra warmth and dimension to the sound as well as a very appealing finish to the saxophone.
The JP342 is supplied with a JP Mouthpiece, hard plastic case with spring loaded handles and accessory pack including mouthpiece cap, ligature, sling and reed. The case is smart and well-designed being robust yet lightweight to provide as much protection to your instrument as possible. The case also has sleek wheels which helps to make transporting the saxophone much easier.
For the full instrument specification and description, visit the JP342 Bb Tenor Saxophone page.