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Besson Sovereign BE950 Tenor Horn

Code: 100118

The most popular and widely used tenor horn in the world!

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Our price £2,850.64 exc. VAT

RRP: £3,410.78

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Loan value:£3,078.69
11 Monthly Repayments:£269.91
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Suitable for

Suitable for any professional level player, 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

Unique benefits

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 colours 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.


  • Weight: 1.98kg (4lb 6oz)
  • Valves: 3 top centre sprung monel
  • Finger buttons inlaid with mother of pearl
  • Upright bell
  • Patented spring damper set
  • Famous lead pipe design into 3rd valve

Supplied with

The BE950 Sovereign Tenor horn comes supplied with a top quality hard ABS burgundy form-fitted case, a lyre, micro-fibre cloth, and an Alliance mouthpiece plus valve oil.


  • Model: BE950 Sovereign
  • Key: Eb
  • Bell Size: Yellow Brass 203mm (8")
  • Valves: Piston 3
  • Bore: 11.84mm (.466")
  • Water Key: Lever 3
  • Body: Yellow Brass
  • Finish: Silver Plate
  • Lyre Box: Yes
  • Mouthpiece: Alliance
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