The C.G. Conn CONNstellation 8D Double French Horn is one of the most popular double French horns with professional players. It is a large-throat, all-nickel horn designed in the Krüspe style wrap, with the change valve positioned in front of the rotor cluster.
It's large throat means it is a versatile instrument, working well in many situations from symphony work to chamber ensembles and concert bands.
It has a full, rich tone which is easy to control and all dynamics. It is very flexible and offers impeccable response. The 8D remains a popular instrument for both professionals and non-professionals alike and is a very reliable instrument.
Bore: .468 (11.89mm)
Bell: 12-1/4 (311mm) large throat
Material: All nickel silver
Change Valve: Fully mechanical
Case: Plastic hardshell