CTR 590

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

 Finish: Lacquered

 Outfit: Silver-plated mouthpiece, hard case


Model              Material of body          Material of mouthpipe        

CTR 590

CTR 790

Yellow brass

Red brass

Nickel silver

Nickel silver