By SueAnn Kern
To commemorate his 57th birthday Flip Oakes is delighted to announce his newest Bb Trumpet design “CELEBRATION” on September 30, 2006. Flip is elated to give today’s demanding trumpet player another revolutionary trumpet.
‘COME CELEBRATE THE DIFFERENCE”
The “CELEBRATION” is a more traditional model but, with the openness of blow, and quality of sound that you have come to expect and rely on with the Flip Oakes line of instruments. The “CELEBRATION” is well balanced in every way providing an excellent choice for all players seeking a tighter, brighter and more focused sound. The “CELEBRATION” trumpet provides ease of flexibility and movement with reliable strong slotting, ensuring fast response, superb intonation and expansive carrying power.
“FLIP’S COMMITMENT TO ARTISTRY”
The CELEBRATION possesses the same quality of craftsmanship as all the Flip Oakes and Wild Thing™ Instruments and is personally set
up by Flip himself, a highly skilled artisan and musician. Flip has developed a systematic enhancement process that includes fine tuning and digital valve alignment that ensures the quality of each and every horn. View the Celebration flyer.