About the Model 8DY
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 yellow brass bell combined with nickel construction gives this horn a brighter sonority of sound.
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 8DY features a traditional large throat yellow brass bell that gives a brighter sonority of sound. The clear lacquer finish provides a subtle warmth to the overall sound. Well suited for players of all ages and abilities.
C.G. Conn "CONNstellation" - Key of F/Bb, .468" bore, Kruspe wrap, 12-1/4" large throat yellow brass bell, yellow 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, 7614C plastic shell case.