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About pollardtrumpets

With 46 years working in the music industry worldwide, his knowledge and experience stocks a comprehensive music store, the one stop shop for instrument advice, repairs, new and second-hand sales. Peter's apprenticeships with some of the world's leading craftsmen in Britain, the United States and Canada, have given him a thorough working knowledge of acoustical engineering and instrumental design creating a unique understanding of the instrumental needs of wind musicians. No longer will instrumental connoisseurs have to go to London when choosing and maintaining an instrument, when all their needs can be met in Manchester. A true Artisan, Peter has been fine tuning brass and woodwind instruments for musicians of the leading ensembles and institutions for many years, the Hallé, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Northern College of Music and Leeds College of Music and passing on his expertise in instrumental academy seminars in Scandinavia and Europe. A UK Brass specialist, Peter's skills have led to a growing demand for his custom range of brass design and parts, trumpets, flugels, cornets, bespoke lead pipes, bells, cork parts and mouthpieces. An exponent of 5 Star spa treatments for trumpets, a Pollard MOT involves deep freeze Cryogenic resonance restoration, ultrasonic cleaning, valve alignment and the application of his own patented valve oil 'Superfly' with a unique cleaning agent to ensure agile acrobatics when playing. 'Superfly' has now been licensed for distribution in the United States and Europe. Peter is the figure driving the sponsorship masterclasses and live music at Band on the Wall attracting stars such as Bobby Shew, Snake Davis, Ian Bousfield, Jigs Wigwam and Peter King, the Comedy Store, Liverpool's the Cavern Club and the Hallé, breath of fresh air for the region's live-music industry

Howard plays P. Mauriat 

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Pollard Trumpet PP35

In Spanish and English.  .Informe sobre la trompeta PP35, de Peter Pollard La trompeta PP35L es un instrumento diseñado principalmente con el músico todo-terreno principalmente, aunque dotada con una faceta comercial excepcional, que permite su uso tanto en agrupaciones sinfónicas … Continue reading

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Pollard Display Trumpets for Sale

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10. P. Mauriat Dealers in the UK

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Pollard Trumpet Demo Sale 

Sale of demo trumpets  I’m having a sale of some of my trumpets used at shows etc. Slightly scratched and marked . Contact me if you’re interested . Good prices

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New Management at the Black Swan Hollins Green – Live Music at Risk Again 

Martin sent me this  Management at The Black Swan has changed and continuation of the jazz club is now being reconsidered by the new management. The session there on Monday 7th August could turn out to be the last. We … Continue reading

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P Mauriat Dealers in the UK

These dealers have stock of the PMauriat Saxes !! Type in your post code and tuck the box PM  and search for a dealer near you ! Simply as that  Go for the sound !

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