Dating king trumpet
Both of these features are specific to the old French Bessons; perhaps Conn was copying them?
I have never seen this horn listed in any of the old Conn catalogs either.
They put money into research and development and it showed in the quality of the instruments.A video of the sounds has left viewers baffled after Calvin uploaded it to his Facebook page on Tuesday evening.'I was amazed I actually managed to get it recorded.It was going on for about five or 10 minutes before I started recording and then it carried on for about another 30 minutes,' he told the Nottingham Post.'It was coming from the direction of the Victoria Centre but from the sky.The first video posted on You Tube recording the unusual, unearthly sounds was in 2008 when a user recorded the strange sounds in the sky from Homel, in Belarus Facebook user Shannon Parkinson said: 'We heard this exact noise couple of years ago me and my other half. 'Thanks for the proof we are not mad, Calvin.'Eerie sounds have been heard at different times and in locations across the world for almost a decade.
Similar outbursts have been captured in countries around the world including the US, Ukraine and Germany.The Benge MLP, long a favorite of lead players, is a direct copy of these old Besson "Brevettes." A truly sensational trumpet to play.