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Warrington-based music shop Dawsons Ltd have now opened
their "flagship" specialist trumpet shop at 30 Portland
Street in central Manchester.
The shop, Dawsons' eighth store, managed by master craftsman trumpet
maker Peter Pollard, offers Yamaha, Stomvi, Taylor, Bach, Holton/Leblanc
and Conn instruments, alongside Pollard's custom range of brass
design and parts, trumpets, flugels, cornets, bespoke lead pipes,
bells, cork parts and mouthpieces.
Pollard offers "5 Star spa treatments" for trumpets,
involving deep freeze Cryogenic resonance restoration, ultrasonic
cleaning, valve alignment and the application of his own patented
valve oil 'Superfly' with "a unique cleaning agent to ensure
agile acrobatics when playing". 'Superfly' has now been licensed
for distribution in the United States and Europe.
Pollard is also deeply involved with Dawson's sponsorship of live
music and masterclasses at the "Band on the Wall" music
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