Roy Stringfellow's gift of a conventional slide trombone and a rarely-seen valve trombone has been welcomed by members of the 121 Squadron, which is based in Attleborough Road.
What does VTB stand for?
VTB stands for Valve Trombone (musical instrument)
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I am surprised that he does not mention the valve trombone in the chapter on art music.
This time it's the bossa nova roots and languid, ultra-sophisticated style of pianist Eliane Elias, on stage with fellow American Bob Brookmeyer on valve trombone and the BBC Big Band.
The peck or tenor horn sounds like a cross between a trumpet and a valve trombone, with a touch of French horn added in.
Chet in 1954 with Bob Brookmeyer on valve trombone and Bud Shank putting aside his usual alto for the big bad baritone, along with the rhythm section of Russ Freeman on piano, Carson Smith on bass and Shelly Manne on drums.
Trumpeter Peter Brown brings out his valve trombone towards the evening's end, dueting with Hobson, creating an unusual front-line thrust.