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Trumpet Mouthpiece Cup Shapes

Our trumpet mouthpieces are available with seven different cup shapes listed below from shallow  to deep.

Shallow cups facilitate the upper register and have a brighter sound. Deep cups facilitate the low register and have a darker sound.

Cup Description
ES 0.195" average proprietary cup depth
Extra shallow bowl shaped cup
SV 0.208" average proprietary cup depth
Very shallow conical Vee shaped cup
S 0.215" average proprietary cup depth
Shallow bowl shaped cup
M 0.245" average proprietary cup depth
Medium bowl shaped cup
D 0.260" average proprietary cup depth
Medium-deep conical bowl shaped cup
C 0.268" average proprietary cup depth
Medium-deep bowl shaped cup (Similar to a Bach 3C cup)
B 0.305" average proprietary cup depth
Deep cylindrical bowl (Like Bach 7B)
V 0.308" average proprietary cup depth
Very deep conical bowl shaped cup
Click on the cup size below to see available rim options.
ES Series SV Series S Series M Series D series C series B series V Series


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