About the Model 8DRS
The C.G. Conn 8D offers the flexibility and projection a horn player needs to succeed at all levels. Its traditional large throat bell and lighter weight nickel construction with a rose brass bell adds a shade of warmth to the 8D design. This model offers a detachable bell making the case more compact. Great for frequent travelers.
The C.G. Conn 8D has been one of the world's most popular horns for decades. It maintains a design that makes the horn very responsive and free-blowing with excellent tonal balance. The 8DRS features a traditional large throat rose brass bell that gives a darker sound with richer depth. The clear lacquer finish provides a subtle warmth to the overall sound. Well suited for players of all ages and abilities. This model offers a detachable bell making the case more compact. Great for frequent travelers.
C.G. Conn "CONNstellation" - Key of F/Bb, .468" bore, Kruspe wrap, 12-1/4" large throat rose brass screw bell, rose brass first branch and mouthpipe, nickel silver slide crooks and slide tubes, tapered rotors and bearings, mechanical change valve, adjustable lever bridge, clear lacquer finish, C.G. Conn 7BW mouthpiece, 7708DS fabric covered bag case.