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Trumpets & other high brass

Conn Connstellation (upright) Trumpet #760XXX

  • According to The Conn Loyalist website, this Connstellation is from 1958
  • At some point in its life someone decided to turn the horn into an Dizzy Gillespie-inspired upright. 
  • Nickel plated with lacquer top coat
  • Slides are lacquered brass
  • Nickel plated valves
  • 5″ bell 
  • Small bore
  • 1st valve trigger
  • Comes in a custom flight case by Trifibre
  • Includes John Grey Autocrat England 18 MP
  • Price: $1800 – with some wiggle room
  • Contact David to discuss setting up a play-test of this truly unique horn

Adams Custom Series A6 Bb Trumpet #55-XX

  • The A6 is based on the classic Connstellation. The A6 possesses many of the same features of the older instrument, such as the smaller bore (.438/11mm), wide wrap, ergonomics, first-valve trigger assembly, and counterweights. Source: adams-music.com
  • Engraved Winston Dynasty
  • Custom blue/green abalone valve buttons
  • First slide trigger
  • Finish appears to be nickel silver with gold lacquer accents.
  • Made in Holland 
  • Price: $2990
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this very fine, custom horn. 

Vincent Bach Stradivarius 180ML43 Bb Trumpet # 574XXX

  • Medium large bore .453″
  • Standard 25 lead pipe
  • Monet pistons
  • Finish: silver plated
  • Price: $1800
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this very fine horn. 

French Horns

CG Conn 8D French Horn #GK740XXX

  • Double French horn
  • Nickel silver with lacquer finish
  • Screw ring
  • Price: $3500
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this fine horn. 

Low Brass

S.E. Shires tenor trombone with trigger

  • Custom order from S.E. Shires Massachusetts
  • This trombone was ordered with special features including:
    • Brass bell
    • Rose brass tuning slide
    • Brass handle slide with nickel silver crook
    • 3 extra lead pipes
  • Large bore
  • Bell diameter: 8½”
  • New this model would cost $6500 if ordered from S.E. Shires.
  • Price: $4500, but negotiable
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this very fine horn. 

Besson 752 alto horn, #810XXX

  • Looks nearly brand new! 
  • Intermediate model horn made in England
  • Lacquer in excellent shape
  • Monel valves in excellent condition
  • 2 tiny dings: 1 in large crook, the other in 3rd  valve slide
  • Comes with original Besson MP
  • Price: $800
  • Contact David to arrange a time to try out this interesting and unique horn.

King Cleveland 600 Series, 3 valve baritone horn #226XXX

  • Good condition
  • Approx. 50% lacquer wear
  • Price: $650
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this gently-used horn. 

King Artist Model, 4 value baritone horn #528XXX

  • Very good condition
  • Large bore (.562″)
  • 11″ bell
  • Finish: yellow lacquer 
  • Very minor denting only, with some minor scratching
  • Valves in really good condition
  • Price: $950 (with a bit of wiggle room)
  • Contact David to arrange a play-test of this very nice horn.