Olds Recording LA - Tenor Trombone available for sale. This would be a great trombone for an aspiring student or professional musician looking for a great sound for their solo/ensemble work. This instrument is in Full Professional Functional Condition. Built with strong yet aesthetically pleasing design qualities this instrument is robust and produces a beautiful clear tone. The serial number for this instrument dates to the 1951 era of manufacture. 


The trombone has had a full external and internal inspection. It has been fully Professionally Cleaned and Serviced by our experienced Command Brass - Brass Technicians. The Handslide has been thoroughly inspected, adjusted, straightened, and honed for proper smooth and quick action. The Handslide Stockings and Water Key Cork (brand new) has been Leak Tested for verification of no air leaks. The Bell Assembly Lock Ring and Handslide Lock have been lubricated and are smooth and fully function with no signs of damage. The Tuning Slide has smooth action and shows no signs of corrosion or tarnish. The Gooseneck Internal Bore is corrosion free and has no dents or misalignment. The Lacquer Finish has normal signs of wear in the typical high contact areas. 

Olds Recording LA - Trombone

  • Make: F.E. Olds and Son

    Model: Recording LA 

    Manufacturer Origin: United States (Los Angeles, California)

    Key: Bb (Tenor)

    Bell: Red Brass  

    Water Key(s): Standard

    Additional: Ornate Engravings on Bell Flare, Factory Original Care and Maintenance Instruction, Nickel Silver Tuning Slide, 

    Accessories: Factory Original Case

    Consignment Program: Yes