Bb Bass trumpet CTR 590 from the V.F. Červený factory. Compact model.
Due to the classical procedure of the manufacturing the instrument has a very good sound and well-balanced tuning thus it is suitable as an accompanying instrument.
This model is a good choice for marching band thanks to the compact size and light weight. Bass trumpet is often used in military and brass bands.
Sporadically it can be used in the symphonic or opera orchestra (for example: Janacek Sinfonieta, Richard Wagner Der Ring des Nibelungen).
Key: Bb bass
Valves: 3 rotary valves
Material: Yellow brass
Bore: 11,7 mm (.460")
Bell: 190 mm (7,5")
Height: 460 mm (18,1")
Weight: 1800 g (3,9 lbs)
Mouthpipe: Nickel silver
3rd slide trigger
Outfit: Silver-plated mouthpiece, hard case
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