Besson Prestige Baritone Horn
“The Besson baritone has for years been regarded as the leading top of the range baritone in the world of brass bands. It’s even response and clarity in a variety of articulations is a notable feature, with the 3 valve compensating system delivering matchless tuning throughout its range. It’s been seen the choice of leading baritone virtuosi and top band players. Its the sound conductors want to hear from the right side of a brass band, capable of the most thrilling fortissimos and whispering pianissimos”
Bore: .54″ (13.8mm)
Bell diameter: 9.1/2″ (241.3mm)
Valves: 4 bottom sprung stainless steel
Finishes: lacquer or bright silverplate
Supplied outfit, in case with Alliance mouthpiece in leather case and mouthpiece
Never content with relying on tradition, great though it is, our desire is to put a brass instrument in your hands that allows you to play just the way you want.
Our unique brass sound is the one that band players strive for, its personality resonating through band rooms and concert halls around the world, straight to the audience’s grateful ears.
In recent years the quality of Besson brass instruments has continued to rise with rigorous testing and quality control. From the raw materials, the skilled techniques of master craftsmen, to the build and finish, each instrument is played and tested by the greatest brass players you will ever hear.
We do this to provide you with the best instruments money can buy, a quality that endures and retains its value, making it a ‘sound’ investment to help you on your journey as a musician.