Current Instruments




UPDATED August 23, 2018
Paul Gaspar has played on Bach trumpets, cornet & mouthpieces for over 30 years, from NY & Mt. Vernon Bachs to post-strike Bachs built at the Conn-Selmer complex in Elkhart IN. 

Here is his current gear:

Horns:
Bb Trumpet: ML bore 1975 Bach Strad with Mt. Vernon 72 Bell and 43 lead pipe. gold plated 
Bb Trumpet: XL bore 1993 Schilke X4, Beryllium bell, restored by Schilke August 2017 (above right photo)
Bb Cornet: M bore 1940's Mt Vernon Bach Mercury, silver plated
Flugelhorn:  2006 Conn Vintage One. rose brass bell. lacquered
Soprano Trombone: M bore 1927 Conn 17A. original lacquer
Piccolo Trumpet: Kühnl & Hoyer (Germany) piston valves. gold lacquered


Mouthpieces: 
PG-0 made by Joe Pera. Like A Bach 0 with a very different inside, 24 throat, Schilke D backbore
Schilke 22 (vintage - gift from Tony Lujan)
Schilke 20D2D (gold plated)
Bach 1 with a D cup and 117 backbore (Dubbed the Bach PG 1), the main mpc. for trumpet, cornet  & soprano trombone, (custom ordered from Bach).
Same as above for cornet in gold plate.
Denis Wick RW2 (deep V cup). and PG 1 for piccolo trumpet 
Denis Wick 2F flugel

Keyboards:

Vintage Ensoniq TS-12 (at-home keyboard for studio)
Vintage TS-10 (next up for restoration)


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