Category - The maid
65mm) bore, 4-78 (124mm) one-piece bell, monel pistons, 1st slide saddle, reverse leadpipe, rounded main tuning slide, heavy top and bottom valve caps, patented modular valve weight (mvw) system. most of those (unfortunately) have been more recently created horns. Some of the first conn vintage one horns made are amongst the best trumpets made. Their current price is generally a good bargain in the trumpet market. Used ones generally sell at relative bargains for what you get in a horn. christines web site covers real conn instruments, that is, those that were made in elkhart, indiana by the original c. The vintage one is made in ohio by the modern conglomerate known as conn-selmer. 5 vintage trumpet mouthpiece s olds 3, conn 4, checkoslovakia, holton ,yamaha 11 149. Warning! Eventhough the 2b new world symphony (not to be confused with the later 2b symphony) was the only conn trumpet to have a saddle on the first slide, post-conn 1970s and later trumpets tended to have saddles. the years 1967 to march 1974 (when conn moved their brass manufacturing to abilene,.). vintage one designer fred powell is a man who knows our pain and is in tune with our psychoses. He has designed a horn that utilizes, as he describes, the best qualities of all the previous conn trumpets, including the 8b, a favorite of freddie hubbard and lee morgan, and of course, the legendary connstellation (38b). I played a conn 28b constellation between 1953 up until i stopped playing in 1965. I loved that horn and kicked myself in the ass for selling it. I am now three years into my comeback and finally playing a conn again. Make offer - very rare and vintage mid 1955, conn constellationtrumpet, model 36b conn vintage one professional bb trumpet 1br-46 rose brass bell w extras 1,200. god rest ye merry gentlemen, and old song with a very timely message.