Since 1894 the King name has been synonymous with world-class high quality brass instruments. World renown artists, the likes of Tommy Dorsey, Ziggy Elman, Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, Charlie "The Bird" Parker, and Harry James, all trusted King as their choice of musical instrument. Built in Eastlake, Ohio, today's King Silver Flair intermediate trumpet continues in that tradition offering the best in professional level playing characteristics and a true value to students of all ages.The King Silver Flair Series Bb Trumpet offers a .462" bore with a responsive 4-7/8" seamless bell for easy projection and control. The 1st valve thumb saddle makes for easy intonation adjustments. The silver-plate finish provides a controlled brilliance to the overall sound. The 2055S is a value-priced basic professional instrument perfect for the advancing student and is well suited for all types of music.