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Chris Davis Reviews the 907DLX
Edwards artist and long-time trumpet player Chris Davis was sent a 907DLX for his honest review. Chris has been playing the trumpet for over 30 years and has a thorough knowledge when it comes to equipment. We appreciate honest feedback and use...
Brazing Trumpet Valves
Properly crafting a valve section is a very time-consuming process, but it takes time to do things right. And it looks pretty cool, too.
Spinning a Trumpet Bell Flare
Jeff is at it again, this time he is spinning a trumpet bell. We could watch him work all day. He makes it look so easy.
Inspecting Brazed Trumpet Valves
After trumpet valves are brazed, each one is carefully inspected to ensure the highest quality. Larry has been doing this for years and has a keen eye for details.
Drawing Brass Tubes
Our fab department supervisor has been with us for 20 years. Here he is showing how we draw our brass tubes.
Strapping a Trombone Bell
Remember Alfredo from last week? Well, after he spins the bells, he straps them. These are just the beginning stages of a long production line for our trombone bells.
Spinning a Trombone Bell Flare
Alfredo has been working in our bell department for over 20 years. When it comes to spinning trombone bells, no one does it better.
Forming a Trombone Bell Flare
In this video, Jeff shows us how he takes trombone bell flare templates and forms them into bell flares. Jeff has been a part of the Getzen family for over 48 years. We are grateful for his decades of loyalty...
Interview with Ian Bousfield
The two people most responsible for the 4147IB sat down recently to discuss how this instrument came to be. It’s a great interview that shows just how much collaboration went into this build. Enjoy!