Conn 8DRS French Horn
The Conn 8D has been one of the world’s most popular horns for decades. It maintains a design that makes the horn very responsive and free-blowing with excellent tonal balance. The 8DRS features a traditional large throat rose brass bell that gives a darker sound with richer depth. The clear lacquer finish provides a subtle warmth to the overall sound. Well suited for players of all ages and abilities. This model offers a detachable bell making the case more compact. Great for frequent travelers.
Conn 8DRS French Horn Specs:
– Key of F/Bb,
Bore: .468-inch, Key: F/Bb
Bell Type: Fixed
Bell Throat: Large
nickel silver slide crooks and slide tubes,
tapered rotors and bearings,
All nickel silver
clear lacquer finish,
Conn7BW mouthpiece, 7
708DS fabric covered bag case. A great example of the beautiful Conn 8d sound below!
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