King Professional Model 1121 Marching Mellophone
About the Model 1121
Quite possibly the easiest mellophone to play. Some recent modifications to this instrument have many players and educators appreciating the tonal center of this mellophone. Great projection for the alto voice. Heavy duty marching case.
FeaturesThe King 1121 mellophone is a highly responsive instrument that provides a powerful solo alto voice. Equally proficient in section work, it produces a full, rich sound that blends extremely well. The mouthpipe is angled to aid french horn players achieve a comfortable playing position while still maintaining proper bell elevation. 1st slide thumb saddle and 3rd slide finger ring allow for easy intonation adjustments. Nickel plated pistons provide smooth, quick action and unmatched durability. The heavy duty marching case is designed to be stackable to minimize space requirements.
King "Ultimate" - Key of F, .468" bore, 10-1/2" yellow brass bell, dynamically angled mouthpipe, nickel plated pistons, soldered-on 1st slide saddle and 3rd slide finger ring, 3rd slide stop screw, clear lacquer finish, King 6 mouthpiece, 7722C plastic shell case.