With the choice of two models, the Besson 1000 Series euphoniums provide an excellent start to the careers of aspiring euphonium players. Both models are free blowing with an easy of tone production and even response throughout the register. They have a rich, warm, centred tone and a reliable, fast and quiet valve action. Coupled with a comfortable playing position for both mouthpiece and finger, the Besson student BE162 and BE165 euphoniums provide a classic sound even in the hands of the less experienced player.
Bore diameter: .579" (14.72mm)
Valves: 4 bottom sprung stainless steel
Water keys: 2
Finishes: lacquer or bright silverplate
Supplied outfit, in case with mouthpiece and accessories