This Schilke Trumpet or Cornet 14A4A Mouthpiece came into The Farm on trade from a great customer. This mouthpiece is from Schilke's standard series and is silver. It has been sanitized and all bearing edges are very smooth.
The Schilke mouthpiece identification system consists of four components. The first is a number refers to the diameter of the mouthpiece cup (the smaller numbers have smaller diameters). The second is a capital letter, which refers to the volume of the cup.
Cup Diameter (First number in label): cups range from shallow to deep in numeric order from low to high.
Cup Volume (First letter in label): volume ranges from A to E from small to large - A: Small; B: Medium-Small; C: Medium (Standard); D: Medium-Large; E: Large
This 14A4a offers a shallow “A” cup, semi-flat #4 rim and tight “a” backbore allows a player a strong upper register without sacrificing tonal production.