The rose brass leadpipe and tuning slide and nickel-silver valves turn the Jupiter JTR500Q into a reliable, great value instrument for the beginner. Its smooth response and excellent intonation are facilitated by the round tuning slide and its stainless steel internal valve springs. The rose brass lead pipe and tuning slide also help students produce a warmer, more appealing sound and the medium-large bore gives good volume projection. The Jupiter JTR500Q trumpet is a high-quality student model that is easy to play and stands out from other student models for its reliability, intonation and superior build quality. The trumpet is supplied in a lightweight case with backpack straps with mouthpiece, cleaning cloth and valve oil.