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Advance with Confidence
The Prodige euphonium has been designed to advancing players specifically. Featuring an easy blowing leadpipe, the Besson BE165 produces a fabulous tone while retaining the traditional Besson sound. The tuning of the euphonium has also been developed to ensure consistent and accurate intonation. To ensure that your valves are consistently fast moving, Besson has made the valves from quality stainless steel.
All the tuning slides on the BE165 are made from brass. This is especially important as it keeps the slides smooth a free-moving. Besson have even included a lyra hook for the all-important summer marching season. All of these features come together to produce a euphonium that is worthy of any beginner player.
The Prodige series of instruments from Besson are designed to redefine the student market. These instruments have been created to provide great sounding beginner instruments that are also reliable, practical, and hard wearing. Thanks to the very desirable price, the Prodige series of instruments have become popular among teachers, and are regularly bought for training bands and educational authorities.
Everything You Need
To ensure that you have the best possible experience, Besson have included everything you need to get started. To keep the euphonium safe, the BE165 comes with a lightweight case that offers strong protection. On the outside of the case, you will find two riveted handles and a large pocket which is perfect for sheet music. Around the back of the case, you will find the integrated padded backpack straps - perfect for walking to school. And when not in use, these can easily be stored away.
Moulded especially for the BE165, the Prodige euphonium fits perfectly inside the case. For an extra touch of protection, the inside is lined with a soft touch material that won't scratch your horn. At the back of the case, you will find a compartment which is ideal for storing all of your accessories including your mouthpiece, valve oil, and lyre.
- Key Of: Bb
- Bell Diameter: 280mm (11'')
- Bell Finish: Yellow Brass
- Bore Size: 14.72mm (.580'')
- Waterkeys: 3
- Valves: 4
- Finish: Silver Plate
- Accessories: Soft Compact Style Case and Mouthpiece