About the Model 8DYS
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. 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 8DYS 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. 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 yellow brass screw 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, 7708DS fabric covered bag case.