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Secondhand Besson Sovereign 944R Bb/F Trombone

Code: 657682

The 944 trombone is an ideal instrument for brass band, chamber and solo work. The large, rose brass bell gives a beautiful, mellow tone and offers a great deal of volume and projection without distortion.

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Price £1,000.00 VAT Exempt

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Please be aware that our normal warranty/guarantee cover does not apply to this instrument as it has been pre-owned by a client and sold by us on their behalf.  Whilst we do all we can to ensure that they are working to the best of their ability, such goods are purchased as seen. However if the item is purchased online, the procedure is covered by our distant selling rules which can be found on the delivery/returns page.
 

Suitable for

The 944 trombone is an ideal instrument for brass band, chamber and solo work. The large, rose brass bell gives a beautiful, mellow tone and offers a great deal of volume and projection without distortion.

The Hagman rotor mechanism is very smooth, friction free, and noiseless, allowing the music to be heard and not the mechanics of the instrument.

Unique benefits

  • Bore: .547" (13.89mm)
  • Bell Diameter: Rose Brass 8.5" (216mm) Excellent projection
  • Weight: 4lb 1oz (1.84kg)
  • Water Keys: 1
  • Hagmann valve - More consistent blow between the Bb and F slide
  • Open wrap
  • Wide heavyweight brass outer slide
  • Chrome plated nickel inner slide
  • Finish: Lacquer and silver plate rose brass bell
  • Deluxe stitched case, plush lined, fitted interior, Precision drawing of slide tubes
  • Smooth slide action
  • Chrome plated nickel inner slide
  • Ensures air tightness and durability, non-corrosive
  • Wide heavyweight brass outer slide - Helps darken sound, less resistance
  • Computerized bell spinning for tonal consistency
  • Bell rim rolled and soldered over brass wire - adding strength and protection to bell

 

Wear & Tear Observations: This trombone is in a used condition with wear to the lacquer, scratches and dents. There are small dents on the main tuning slide, signs of previous repairs on both the tuning slide and bell as well as several lacquer bleeds on the edge of the bell. All slides and the valve move freely and smoothly.

Supplied with

This trombone is supplied in its original hard case. There are two silverplated Denis wick mouthpieces with this instrument. One a 4BL and the other a 5BL. There is also a cleaning rod supplied.

Specification

  • Model: 944R
  • Key: Bb/F
  • Valves: 1  Hagmann rotor valve
  • Body: Yellow Brass
  • Water Keys: 1 Lever
  • Finish: Lacquer
  • Lyre Box: No
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