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How do I know what model my Conn trombone is?

How do I know what model my Conn trombone is?

On Conn trombones I believe(!) that the serial number is stamped near where the slide and bell sections are joined. Check the number stamped there against the Conn brass serial number list. This should tell you what year the instrument was built.

How much is an F attachment trombone?

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Price $2,736.25 $1,428.00
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Instrument Key B Flat Bb;C
Item Dimensions 38 x 16 x 14.5 inches 35.04 x 10.83 x 10.83 inches

What is a trombone worth?

Beginner trombones usually range in cost from $400 to $1,500. Intermediate, or step-up trombones usually range in cost $1,400 to $2,800 and entry level pro trombones (still largely played by advanced students) around $2,800 and up.

What brand trombone is the best?

19 Best Trombone Reviews and the Best Trombone Brands

  • Mendini MTB-L Tenor Slide Trombone.
  • Yamaha YSL-882O Trombone.
  • Bach 42BO Stradivarius Series.
  • Mendini MTB-31 Intermediate Slide Trombone.
  • Yamaha YBL-822G Trombone.
  • Yamaha YSL354 Trombone.
  • Bach TB711F Prelude Trombone.
  • D’Luca 750N 750 Series.

What is a Coprion bell?

It consists of electrolytically depositing COPper IONns (hence the name Coprion) onto a stainless steel precision form accurate to millionths of an inch (so Conn said in its 1959 catalog), creating a seamless bell.

Are Conn trombones good?

Are Conn Trombones Good? Yes, they are! Conn makes excellent trombones that are often used in professional symphonies. The popularity of this brand could be attributed to the durability, reliability, and consistency of their horns.

What is a BB trombone?

Bb/F/G. The Bass trombone, similar to the tenor trombone but with a larger bell, wider bore, larger mouthpiece and the addition of one or two valves which when pressed, change the key of the instrument, plus the instrument itself is larger and heavier than the tenor trombone.

What is a xeno trombone?

The Xeno features heavier gauge brass and a thick-walled, one-piece brazed bell which has been hand-hammered thousands of times for the ultimate in a big orchestral sound. The open-wrap F section gives a free-blowing response and the entire instrument has an evenness and balance you have to experience to believe.

How much is a used Conn trombone worth?

Used Trombone Prices

Model Price Range
Bach TB301 $200 – $800
Conn-Selmer TB711 $200 – $700
Yamaha YSL-354 $200 – $700
Yamaha 350C $400 – $1200

Is Conn a good trombone brand?