Tenor Sackbutt with Antiqued Finish by Nartiss
Nartiss tenor sackbut at a=440 including case and extra a=415 tuning slide - antiqued lacquer finish. The Early Music Shop is excited to introduce the first of a new range of sackbutts from brass maker Vairis Nartiss
Vairis Nartiss is a professional trombone player from Latvia. His solo career includes playing with the Latvian National Opera Symphony Orchestra, and he also owns his own music store Nartiss LV, one of the largest music stores in Latvia.
Over the years Vairis has become a leading authority on brass instruments. In addition to his solo career he has introduced significant new devices for the trombone such as multi effect processors, loop machines etc. and from the workshops at his music store in Latvia has developed (in addition to the new sackbut) new musical instruments and accessories for contemporary brass instruments including wooden mutes for trumpets and trombone and hand protection for brass instruments to protect them from sweat.