Olds Mendez Trumpet USA 1967-68
This Olds trumpet is a good, all purpose horn. It’s similar to a Bach Model 37 trumpet.
F.E. Olds has been manufacturing trumpets and other brass instruments in California for over a century. Their instruments have a reputation for durability and value for your money. Many students have begun their musical careers using Olds brass instruments. Olds trumpets are also popular with working musicians for their great tone and sturdy design.
The valve action is good, and all slides move freely. The horn plays great, and looks sharp. Visit Adam’s Music at 10612 West Pico Boulevard in west Los Angeles to find out more, and to try out the instrument before you buy.
Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Silver Plated Trumpet 317684
late 1980s; silver plating is 65%; very minor dings; bell is straight with no scars from removed creases; has a lyre holder that has been installed on the inner side of the bell near the brace; slides & valves move smoothly; 8 out of 10 stars $1495
Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Silver Plated Trumpet 310871
The silver plating on this trumpet is 99% intact, with only minor scars on the bell from dent removal. All the slides and valves move smoothly. The trumpet looks sharp and it plays great! Adam’s Music gives this fine instrument a full 9 out of 10 star. Stop in to Adam’s Music in west Los Angeles and try it out before you buy!
Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Silver Trumpet serial #128782
This is a great vintage horn from the late 1970s. The silver plating is in 95% condition, with only very minor dings. Despite its age, it looks to be in original condition, and doesn’t appear to have had any major work done. The bell is straight with no scars from removed creases. The slides and valves move smoothly.
This trumpet has a nice, warm tone, and plays great. Adam’s Music rates it at 9.5 out of 10 stars. Only $1699
Bach Stradivarius Model 72 Silver Trumpet Serial #146560 Pro model late 1970s; has a 43 leadpipe; silver plating 65%; several dings; bell is slightly upturned & has been re-soldered; end of 3rd slide has been replaced & 2nd slide has a solder patch; all slides & valves move smoothly; not the prettiest trumpet, but plays well, 7 out of 10 stars $1299
Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Trumpet Serial 57209 Great vintage, early Elkhart 1970. A dark sounding 37; excellent intonation, excellent compression in all slides. A versatile horn. Lacquer is about 85%; plays great. $1500
Selmer Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Silver Plated Trumpet Serial 157799 Pro model, late 70s
Silver plating is about 70%; several minor dings that do not affect playability; scars on bell where creases were straightened out; all slides & valves move smoothly; plays great; nice, warm sound 7.5 out of 10 stars $1299