The Vintage One 1FR flugelhorn was designed to be well balanced and compatible with the player’s concept of sound. It combines a responsive .413″ bore and a warm resonant one-piece hand-hammered rose brass bell reinforced with a bell bow guard to produce a beautiful, warm, luscious sound. Unlike other flugelhorns, the design of the 1FR holds true intonation when playing above the staff. Professional Monel pistons provide smooth and quick action while the comfortable wood handle 3rd slide trigger allows for quick adjustments. The clear lacquer finish provides a subtle warmth to the overall sound. The C.G. Conn 1FR, a flugelhorn with as sound as good as it’s looks.
C.G. Conn “Vintage One” – key of Bb, .413″ bore, hand-hammered one-piece rose brass bell, tunable mouthpipe, 3rd slide trigger, Monel pistons, clear lacquer finish, CKB 3FL mouthpiece, 7946C woodshell case. Available in silver-plate finish as model 1FRSP, gold-plate finish as model 1FRGP, and satin silver finish as model 1FRSB.