Besson

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The Besson BE165 Prodige Series 4-Valve Euphonium is a free blowing model with an easy of tone production and even response throughout the register. It has a rich, warm, centered tone and a reliable, fast and quiet valve action. Coupled with a comfortable playing position for both mouthpiece and finger, the BE165 Besson Student Euphonium provides a classic sound even in the hands of the less experienced player. The Besson Prodige Series euphoniums provides an excellent start to the careers of aspiring euphonium players.
Besson BE165 Prodige Series 4-Valve Euphonium Lacquer

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  • Non-compensating euphonium
  • Classic 3+1 stainless steel piston valve design
  • Wheeled hard case with zippers

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  • Instrument type: Euphonium
  • Tuning: Bb
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Bore diameter: 0.580"
  • Leadpipe material: Yellow brass
  • Bell material: Yellow brass
  • Bell diameter: 11"
  • Body material: Yellow brass
  • Valve buttons: Mother of Pearl
  • Inner slide: Yellow brass
  • Valve type/construction: Piston/Stainless Steel
  • Finish: Clear lacquer; Silver plate
  • Country of origin: Germany
  • Case: Wheeled hard case with zippers
  • Mouthpiece: Yes