This beautiful STERLING cornet is the perfect choice for a student, or for any horn player wishing to branch out into cornet playing. This cornet is brand new and has never been played. Like french horns and trumpets, cornets play in the key of Bb. This instrument is slightly mellower than the trumpet and produces a'fatter' sound. The cornet evolved from the bugle by adding valves.It is often used in concert bands and in some jazz bands. High quality components are used throughout its construction. It has a uniquely engineered bell flare and custom bell diameter to accomodate the tight tubing wrap. It plays with a solid tone and accurate intonation. Equipped with two water keys, slide trigger, three high quality nickel-silver valves and a stunning gloss finish, these cornets are a real head turner. Brand new in box, in perfect condition and never played. Perfect for the beginner to the intermediate player. Brass, with gleaming black lacquer Quality plated mouthpiece. Bell diameter 140mm (4 ¾) Bore size 11.42mm.
Instrument dimensions are: 39cm x 14cm x 17cm. This cornet is available in other colours too see our store. The item "BLACK Sterling Bb CORNET With Carry Case BRAND NEW Pro Quality" is in sale since Thursday, November 22, 2007. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments\Brass\Cornets". The seller is "ceebails" and is located in Sunshine Coast.This item can be shipped worldwide.