This is a new CarolBrass 7772R-YSS(D) Bb Cornet in lacquer. This cornet is a copy of the Benge 8Z cornet built with 3 shepherd's crooks! The cornet features .465" L bore and a 5.25" big bell that makes the cornet sounds superbly warm! Here is what CarolBrass says from their website:
"Three Shepherd Cornet" in Bb Key, Special Design for Professional Players who love big and broad sound. This new cornets has 3 different sizes of shepherd crook which is soldered with Amado waterkeys. Special design of the finger rook/ hook makes you feel much comfortable when holding this cornet. The Large Bore (0.465") is a perfect match of the big bell (135.00m/m) those provide advantages to make big and wide sound..."
Model: CCR-7772R-YSS (5.25D)
Bore: L 0.465"
Bell: Yellow brass & wire rim soldered
Bell size: S 5.315"
Bell thickness: S (Standard)
Leadpipe: Yellow brass
*Inner/ Outer yellow brass slide
*1st tuning slide fixed finger ring
*3rd tuning slide fixed finger ring
Comes with Original Case.
$1600 + Shipping