An offering made possible by the KHS America Academic Alliance, The Academy offers its Jupiter, Mapex, and Majestic marching brass and percussion instruments for sale. With reduced pricing for the instruments, the opportunity is perfect for any performer, drum corps, high school, or collegiate music program to maximize their investment. These instruments will have been used for a limited time, some as little as 5 months. The equipment is maintained and is in GREAT condition at the end of the our use.

We accept deposits and purchase orders to reserve your instruments. Most instruments can ship direct to you, or save on shipping and pick the instruments up directly from DCI World Championships or in Tempe, AZ. Ensembles looking to purchase entire sections can inquire about even deeper discounts than listed here for individual instruments.

Contact us at email@arizonaacademy.org or 480-838-4203

XO Professional Series Trumpet

RRP: $2,185 new
Used 2 seasons (19 remaining) $1,400 ea. Only available until March 31
Used 1 season (3 remaining) $1,500 ea.

The 1602S-R XO Professional Series Trumpet is built around a traditional two-piece valve casing with nickel silver balusters. The 1602 offers a one-piece yellow brass design with standard taper and soldered bell wire for maximum resonance and even tonal balance. This .459” bore trumpet incorporates a reverse leadpipe as well as standard trim packages incorporating both round and D-shaped tuning slides, pearl and smooth valve caps, and two levels of valve springs. These models can be customized to meet the professional’s performance needs.

Quantum Marching Mellophone

RRP: $1,583 new
Used 2 seasons (5 remaining) $1,050 ea. Only available until March 31
Used 1 season (5 remaining) $1,125 ea.

The JMP1100MS Quantum Mellophone boasts a .460” bore, a 10.7” bell, and weighs in at only 3.6 pounds. The special design branch tapers provide maximum airflow for excellent intonation, great projection and incredible volume. The 5050 includes two mouthpieces – a standard and a unique Hybrid mouthpiece with French horn cup that is perfectly suited for warm ballads and ensemble use.

Quantum Marching Baritone – 7 available

RRP: $2,339 new
Used 1 season (7 remaining) $1,595 ea. Only available until March 31

The JBR1100MS Quantum Baritone’s responsive .531” bore and 10” bell combine to really blow and go! This sleek instrument incorporates a mouthpiece receiver adaptable to small or large shank mouthpieces to fully achieve the ensemble sound inherent in the Quantum brass philosophy. With a well-balanced weight of only 6.2 pounds, this instrument is well suited for all the performance demands the marching arts can unleash.

Quantum Marching Euphonium – 25 available

RRP: $2,492 new
Used 2 seasons (17 available) $1,700 ea. Only available until March 31
Used 1 season (8 available) $1,850 ea.

The JEP1100MS Quantum marching euphonium features an 11” bell, a .592” bore, and stainless steel pistons. In addition to a unique first valve slide trigger for easy tuning the instrument also features a finger ring for carrying. Equipped with a large shank mouthpiece receiver, this instrument is the perfect tonal balance for use with the 5060 Quantum baritone. The 5070 is ergonomically designed and incredibly well-balanced making it a true pleasure to play even after hours of rehearsal.

Jupiter Quantum Marching Tubas – 10 available

RRP: $6,169 new
Used 2 seasons (10 available) $3,700 ea. Only available until March 31

The JTU1100MS Quantum tuba incorporates many unique features that put it a step ahead of other marching tubas. The first valve tuning slide trigger allows for quick responsive tuning while the extended range main tuning slide offers greater tuning range to cover many climate demands. The tone intensifier ring on the bell helps radiate great power from its 21” bell and .689” bore.

Mapex Quantum Marching XT Snare Drums – 5 REMAINING

Used in the 2015 Season Only available until March 31
Your Price: $575 ea.
RRP: $720 new (You save $145)

The Quantum XT Snare Drum features a 2 interior Birch and 4 exterior Maple ply shell and a 12 tube suspension frame. The XT has the ability to support the highest tension tuning schemes and all batter and snare head types. Purchase includes Posto Series Carrier.

XT SNARE DRUM FEATURES

  • 14″x12″ XT Snare Drum
  • 6 ply (2 interior Birch/4 exterior Maple) shell
  • Die cast aluminum hoops & Remo heads
  • Pro marching strainer with reinforced synthetic gut snares
  • 3 air vents
  • Extreme tension
  • 12 lugs, suspension frame

Mapex Quantum Marching Tenors –  SOLD OUT

Used in the 2015 Season
Tenors Your Price: $900 ea.
RRP: $1,375 new (You save $475)

The Mapex Quantum tom shells feature interior plies of Walnut and progressive cutaways that produce a full, dark tonality with intense clarity and projection. Walnut reinforcing rings provide shell stability while retaining the characteristic warmth of the shell. Tenors include Posto Series Carrier.

MAPEX QUANTUM LARGE SEXTET DRUM FEATURES

  • 2 interior walnut and 4 outer maple shells with reinforcing ring
  • 2.3mm steel hoops
  • Tube system lugs
  • Remo heads
  • OmniRail System by XL Specialties

Majestic Quantum 4.3 Octave Synthetic Key Marimba – 2 REMAINING

Used by PHENOM for the 2017 season
Your Price: $3,350 ea.
4.3 octave marimba RRP: $4,100 new (You save $750)

Quantum series marimbas feature a newly formulated synthetic bar material for optimal performance in all environments. These bars have unprecedented warmth of tone for a synthetic material and a wood-like appearance. Precision tuning methods ensure the highest level of tonal consistency.

M1543P MARIMBA FEATURES

  • 4.3 Octave Marimba, Range: A2-C7
  • Synthetic bars with 5 graduations
  • Offset arch resonators with black finish
  • Pneumatic cylinder assisted height adjustment
  • 8″ wheels

Majestic Quantum 4.6 Octave Synthetic Key Marimba SOLD OUT

Used for the 2017 season
Your Price: $4,600 ea.
RRP: $7,195 new (You save $2,595)

Quantum series marimbas feature a newly formulated synthetic bar material for optimal performance in all environments. These bars have unprecedented warmth of tone for a synthetic material and a wood-like appearance. Precision tuning methods ensure the highest level of tonal consistency.

The Academy instruments feature custom black resonators (not shown here) which give the instruments a rich, classic image.

M1646P MARIMBA FEATURES

  • 4.6 Octave Marimba, Range E2-C7
  • Synthetic bars with 7 graduations
  • Offset arch resonators with black finish (not shown here); tunable low end
  • Pneumatic cylinder assisted height adjustment
  • 8″ wheels

Majestic Quantum Marching Vibraphones – 5 REMAINING

Used for the 2017 season
Your Price: $2,950 ea.
RRP: $3,750 new (You save $800)

With the Majestic Quantum vibraphones, you don’t have to sacrifice warmth for projection. The big, full-bodied tone produced by theses instruments can fill stadiums without becoming too bright or thin sounding.

Similar to the Quantum Marimba, The Academy instruments feature custom black resonators (not shown here) which give the instruments a rich, classic image

V1530SX VIBRAPHONE FEATURES

  • 3 Octave Vibraphone
  • Wide pedal with twin pull rods
  • Offset arch resonators with black finish (not pictured here)
  • Pneumatic cylinder assisted height adjustment
  • 8″ wheels

Majestic Symphonic Copper Timpani – Set of

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after August 13
Your Price: $10,000 for the set
RRP: $13,555 new (You save $3,555)

Over 85 years of experience and expert advice from many top timpanists have gone into the making of the Majestic Symphonic timpani. The Majestic Symphonic is manufactured with state-of-the-art technology in an endeavor to achieve the ultimate in perfection. The result is a timpani with extraordinary acoustic properties, whether played fortissimo or pianissimo. Its warm, full-bodied timbre has tremendous carrying power while its pitch remains perfectly definable over the full range.

Learn more about the Majestic Symphonic Series Timpani here.

Jupiter 1000 Series Student Model Piccolo – 5 available

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after July 3rd
Your Price: $400 ea.
RRP: $1,065 new (You save $665)

The silver-plated head of the Jupiter JPC1000 piccolo offers greater brilliance and projection. This hybrid piccolo feels at home in both the concert and marching bands.

Features:

  • ABS Resin Body allows both the advantages of great sound and durability regardless of the performance venue
  • Silver-Plated Nickel Silver Headjoint combines the strength of nickel silver with the rich tone quality of silver plating
  • Conical Bore is exceptionally responsive and offers excellent intonation across the entire instrument performance range

Jupiter 700 series Student Model Clarinet – 10 available

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after July 3rd
Your Price: $550 ea.
RRP: $959 new (You save $409)

The Jupiter JCL710N is a student model clarinet, perfect for the beginner or the advancing student. It features a 14.80mm bore, ABS resin matte finish, nickel silver bell ring, Comfortable C/G key riser, undercut tone holes, forged nickel-plated nickel silver keys, and adjustable thumb rest.

Features

  • Offset Trill Keys are of the traditional French configuration helping to alleviate excess moisture accumulation and ensure premium performance
  • ABS Resin Body provides a durable alternative to a wood body perfect for rigorous playing demands without sacrificing tonal quality
  • Silver-Plated Nickel Silver Keys offer the combination of great feel and long lasting beauty

Jupiter 700 series Student model Alto Saxophone – 6 available

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after July 3rd
Your Price: $1,250 ea.
RRP: $2,149 new (You save $899)

The Jupiter JAS710GNA alto saxophone is a beginner instrument with advanced features. It is built to withstand the rigors of student ownership, and has a rich sound. It comes with a wood frame case, mouthpiece and ligature.

Features:

  • Lacquered Brass Body is drawn using state of the art technology to ensure an instrument of the most accurate scale and playability
  • Nickel-Plated Keys are made from the highest quality tempered brass and nickel offering a great combination of both strength and a durable finish
  • Contoured Left-Hand Table Keys with Tilting Bb Rocker Arm provides more comfortable fingering and added agility for the advancing student

Jupiter 700 series Student Model Tenor Saxophone – 4 available

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after July 3rd
Your Price: $1,650 ea.
RRP: $2,909 new (You save $1,259)

The Jupiter JTS710GNA tenor saxophone is a beginner instrument with advanced features. It is built to withstand the rigors of student ownership, and has a rich sound. It comes with a wood frame case, mouthpiece and ligature.

Features:

  • Lacquered Brass Body is drawn using state of the art technology to ensure an instrument of the most accurate scale and playability
  • Nickel-Plated Keys are made from the highest quality tempered brass and nickel offering a great combination of both strength and a durable finish
  • Contoured Left-Hand Table Keys with Tilting Bb Rocker Arm provides more comfortable fingering and added agility for the advancing student

Jupiter 1000 series Baritone Saxophone – 2 available

Used in the 2018 season, Available for pick up after July 3rd
Your Price: $2,550 ea.
RRP: $4,399 new (You save $1,849)

A perfect baritone sax for the school or doubler, the JBS1000 has all of the features you will need. A low A key, tilting Bb spatula key and Jupiter’s legendary tone come standard. Gold lacquer finish.

Features:

  • Gold-Lacquered Brass Body ensures the most accurate scale and playability and finished with a golden lacquer to ensure lasting durability and beauty
  • Gold-Lacquered Brass Keys are made from the highest quality tempered brass then finished with a high gloss gold-lacquer for lasting beauty
  • Adjustable height palm keys enable any size hand to fit comfortably on the upper stack.