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KevinW
01-25-2012, 05:24 PM
i found a Frank Holten and Co trombone at a thrift store and was wondering if it was good for my son to play? the serial number is 49497. i couldn't locate it anywhere. thx.

holtonloyalist
01-25-2012, 06:48 PM
Mfg. in 1921 time frame. Should be OK for your son to play, make sure the slide moves freely. Spend the money on a nice mouthpiece. Might also want to take to your local music store to get it "tuned/cleaned" up, prior to him playing it.

Good luck!