Besson BE950 Sovereign Tenor Horn, Clear Lacquer
Besson BE950 Sovereign Tenor Horn, Clear LacquerDetails
The Besson Sovereign BE950 Tenor Horn has been specially designed to meet the needs and ambitions of a professional player. The design includes a hand-hammered yellow brass bell which helps to produce a mellow tonal quality with plenty of focus, as well as two lever-style water keys and top sprung monel pistons. A characteristic tubing configuration gives an equal combination of tone and response. Highly skilled craftsmen have developed the design of the BE950, resulting in technical and musical advancements. Manufactured with extensive expertise and under the strictest of conditions, the Besson sovereign BE950 tenor horn guarantees superior quality, performance freedom and consistency. The BE950 comes equipped with a hard wood-shell burgundy form-fitted case and care kit.
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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.
Sovereign Tenor Horn
The Sovereign Tenor Horn has been specifically designed to meet the needs and ambitions of professional players. The horns tubing configuration allows for equal amounts of tone and response.
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 Sovereign Tenor Horn has been redesigned by Besson’s highly skilled craftsmen, resulting in both technical and musical advancements. The design includes a hand-hammered yellow brass bell, top sprung monel pistons and two lever-style water keys.
Everything You Need
The Sovereign Tenor 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 hard wood-shell burgundy case - ideal for travelling players, as well as a mouthpiece, lyre and care kit.
- Key Of: Eb
- Bell Diameter: 8"
- Bell Finish: Hand-Hammered Yellow Brass
- Bore Size: .466"
- Waterkeys: 2 Lever-Style, Forged
- Number of Valves: 3
- Valves: Top Sprung Hand-Lapped Monel Pistons
- Valve Guides: Delrin
- Finish: Clear Lacquer
- Inner Slides: Non-Corrosive Nickel Silver
- Pistons: Non-Corrosive Stainless Steel
- Bell Type: Upright
- Weight: 1.98kg (4lb 6oz)
- Accessories: Case, Lyre, Care Kit and Mouthpiece
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