Michael Rath Trombones

Michael Rath Trombones

Made in England Played Globally

Made in England Played Globally

Alan BrowneMusical instrument Technician

How Long Have you worked at Rath Trombones?

  • 8 years.

What do you like about working for Rath trombones?

  • A very interesting and rewarding job. Very proud to be part of a small team making quality instruments at the UK’s only Trombone manufacturer.
  • Great to hear the customers “Wax Lyrical” about the product.
  • Great hands on job and the lads on the shop floor are a fine bunch….Plenty of Banter!

What does your job entail?

  • Manufacture of all slide tubes (inner and outer) using a draw bench
  • Production of all slide sleeves and ferrules, lots of polishing
  • Lathe operator

Hobbies outside work?

  • Listening to Punk Music, Playing drums in a rock Band
  • Trying out my Culinary Skills
  • Going for a long walk in the great Yorkshire countryside “with her indoors”
  • Testing a few Yorkshire ales

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