The Academy is Paxmans entry into the more affordable student market. Though the prices are lower the quality is very high. This is ensured in order to keep the Paxman highly reputable.
This horn is made of lacquered yellow brass and has a fabulous compression of 0.6 which means it has its whole life ahead of it.
There is evidence of previous dent work in the bell, and minor dings here and there. It is ready to go
This is a perfect horn to take a player through high school.
FB hard Gigbag by Paxman included.