Paseo Z72 Trumpet:
The CH on the leadpipe I was told stands for ‘Chicago’. The website shows this model as having an ‘1890’ pipe.
Interesting INFO —–> The 1890 designation corresponds to the year Vincent Bach was born
I got to play this beauty at the NAMM show 2020. But more importantly I got to hear some real screamers on this. What a Sound!
B.A.C. beauty of design and craftsmanship is embodied in this deluxe trumpet for superb tone quality and flawless action.Designed for musicians who crave a rich, complex sound with plenty of core, the Paseo Model trumpet features a full copper Reso-Tempered Bell. The one-piece seamless bell is spun to 5′. The combination of all brass leadpipe, and tuning slide crooks, along with the nickel silver trim provides a stunning aesthetic with a sound that is unmatched by anything in this area of the marketplace. The bell taper selected for this instrument provides superb intonation, and allows superb flexibility to the musician. Slotting is incredibly easy, and effortless. The combination of design elements brought together for this instrument yield a unique sounding trumpet with an incredible amount of versatility.
Paseo Z72 Trumpet – Medium Large Bore
– .460” Bore
– 5” Yellow Brass Hand Hammered One Piece Bell
– B.A.C. Custom 1890 Leadpipe
– .345” Venturi
– Dual Radius Main Tuning Slide
– Combo Satin Finish
– Protec Pro-Pac Contoured Case
The Z72 is one of the newest additions to the B.A.C. Custom’s Handcraft Series. This trumpet embodies superb tone quality and flawless action. The Z72 was designed to suit the needs of a stronger musicians who want a fuller, sonorous sound. The large bell taper lends nicely for an effortless upper register feel, while maintaining superb control in all registers. The tooling used for this instrument came from an American workshop in Anaheim, CA, and was one of the more popular Commercial Models produced among studio and session players.
A professional instrument with fuller, sonorous sound.
B.A.C. named their Paseo instruments for one of the oldest boulevards in Kansas City. The Paseo road cut through the Kansas City Historic Jazz District. In tribute to this important road that so many iconic Jazz musicians travelled on during the birth and evolution of America’s music, B.A.C. presents the Paseo Series Z72 professional trumpet.