Besson BE157 New Standard Eb Baritone Horn, Clear Lacquer

1,281.80 RRP 1,424.22 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Product Ref: 63206

  • Features Clear Lacquer Body and Yellow Brass Bell
  • Suitable for Younger Players
  • Rich Sound and Accurate Intonation
  • Lightweight and Smaller Design Than Previous Models
  • Comes Equipped with Case, Mouthpiece, Lyre and Care Kit

Besson BE157 New Standard Eb Baritone Horn, Clear Lacquer


The Besson BE157 New Standard Eb Baritone Horn features a clear lacquer body and 8" yellow brass bell. The model is much smaller and lightweight compared to previous models, which is suitable for its intended audience. Suitable for younger players the BE157 is capable of producing rich sounds and accurate intonation. The Besson BE157 Baritone Horn comes equipped with a case and maintenance kit, so you can look after your instrument for less.

Product Ref: 63206

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The Reference for Brass Bands

Besson is the brand name most associated with brass band communities. The commitment towards their research and development is demonstrated through the constant improvement of existing models, to better cope with the ever-changing demands and styles of the modern day composer and performer.

New Standard Baritone Horn

The New Standard Baritone Horn has been specifically designed to meet the needs and ambitions of younger players. Capable of rich sounds and reliable intonation, the baritone horn is a great learning tool which provides an opportunity to develop skills and musicianship.

Yellow Brass Bell

Yellow Brass is commonly used as the base metal for brass instruments. A standard mix of 70 percent copper and 30 percent zinc helps to provide a focused sound with a solid core, produced with very little resistance.


The New Standard Eb Baritone Horn has been designed to specifically suit younger players. Featuring a yellow brass bell, three valves and two water keys, the BE157 Baritone horn is lightweight and smaller than previous designs.

Everything You Need

The New Standard Baritone Horn comes with everything you need to get started straight out of the box, so waste no time and get practising as soon as your package arrives. Included in this pack is a case - ideal for travelling players, a mouthpiece, lyre and care kit.


  • Key Of: Eb
  • Bell Diameter: 8"
  • Bell Finish: Yellow Brass
  • Bore Size: .516"
  • Waterkeys: 2
  • Valves: 3
  • Finish: Clear Lacquer
  • Accessories: Case, Lyre, Care Kit and Mouthpiece