The ever-popular Besson Sovereign 950 Eb tenor horn is the classic model that has been the most impressive horn design for generations. It has been the mainstay of horn manufacturing for decades with its characteristic tubing configuration that gives you both tone and response in equal measure.
This model has evolved as a result of the collaboration of highly skilled specialists, both technical and musical, all contributing their knowledge and artistry. The choice of the Prestige or Sovereign horns is a choice the musician must make based on what tonal colors they prefer and how the air flows though the instrument. What is guaranteed is that you are choosing an instrument constructed from the finest raw materials and assembled with scrupulous attention to detail, using cutting edge technology and extensive expertise.
Key : Eb
Bell : 8" Hand-hammered yellow brass
Bore : .466
Valves : Top sprung hand-lapped Monel pistons
Waterkeys : 2 lever-style, forged
Case : Hard wood-shell burgundy form-fitted
Accessories : Lyre, micro-fibre cloth, Alliance mpc, valve oil
Finish : Silver Plating