The Besson BE995 CC Tuba represents the first time Besson has produced a front-action, 5-valve full size CC tuba.
The BE995 is an exceptional professional instrument with a 'four piston, one rotary' non compensating valve configuration. It is surprisingly lightweight and produces a rich, colour ful, clear and deep sound.
A highly efficient instrument with a wide dynamic range and a powerful low register, this tuba provides maximum sound output with less effort than other makes of CC tuba.
Bore: .748 (19mm)
Bell diameter: 19 (483mm)
Valves: 4 bottom sprung stainless steel pistons & 1 rotary
Non compensating system
Water keys: 4
Finishes: lacquer or bright silverplate
Supplied outfit, in case with Alliance mouthpiece in leather case and accessories.
Delrin valve guides : Smooth valve action
Stainless steel valves : Durable smooth action
Non compensating system :
Light weight valve springs : Ensure fast, positive valve action
Front action valves : Increased comfort and manoeuvrability
High quality fitted case with wheels : Protection and ease of handling.