Besson BE928 Sovereign Bb Cornet
The Besson Sovereign BE928 Bb cornet has the large full sound that is sought after by brass bands and discriminating soloists alike.
The Sovereign 928G cornet has been the established benchmark against which all top line cornets are measured. Both amateur and professional players adore this instrument with its rich open sound, giving every cornet section a singing vibrant sound that makes bands so exciting to listen to.
- Large Bore : .466" / 11,84 mm
- Bell : Hand-hammered gold brass 4.88" / 124 mm
- Valves : 3 Top sprung hand-lapped monel pistons
- 1st and 3rd valve slide triggers
- Lacquer or Silver Plate finish
- Waterkeys : 2 lever-style
- Weight : 2 lb, 7oz / 1100g
The Besson Sovereign BE928G cornet is supplied in a hard wood-shell burgundy form-fitted case, lyre, micro-fibre cloth, Alliance mouthpiece and valve oil.
About the maker
Besson is a leading player in the musical instrument industry. Besson instruments are renowned for their exceptional build quality, reliability and manufacturing precision and consistency. Many players choose Besson as they have been a widely respected and trusted brand for many years.
- Model: BE928G-1-0, BE928G-2-0
- Key: Bb
- Bell Size: Hand Hammered Gold Brass 12.40mm (4.88")
- Valves: Piston 3
- Bore: Large Bore: 11.84mm (0.466")
- Water Key: Lever 2
- Body: Yellow Brass
- Finish: Lacquer (BE928G-1-0), Silver Plate (BE928G-2-0)
- Lyre Box: Yes
- Mouthpiece: Alliance