The Conn 6D Double French Horn is engineered to deliver professional-level performance for developing players. This F/Bb horn features a .468" bore and fixed 12" yellow brass bell for a focused, resonant tone that projects with clarity. The 6D's nickel silver leadpipe and Kruspe wrap design provide an open, balanced response for fluid playability. This next generation 6D, a horn that combines Conn's legacy of craftsmanship with the iconic 8D chassis design. The 6D's nickel silver rotary valve section brings a new variety of acoustic and ergonomic enhancements.
Professional-Caliber SoundThe 6D produces a rich, dark tone across its full register. Its .468" bore and small throat bell generate ample volume and projection for ensemble performance. The Kruspe wrap contributes to the 6D's warm, centered timbre and stability of pitch. Developing musicians will appreciate the 6D's tonal qualities, which provide a solid foundation to build technique and musical expression.
Ergonomic DesignThoughtfully engineered for younger players, the 6D features the ergonomic nickel silver 8D Kruspe wrap and tapered rotary valve section designed to accommodate a range of hand sizes. The 6D's design allows musicians to focus on their performance rather than struggling with an ill-fitting instrument. The 6D's balanced weight distribution also reduces fatigue over long rehearsals and practices. These ergonomic enhancements embody Conn's commitment to crafting horns that inspire musicians to achieve their highest potential.
Legendary Conn QualityFor over a century, Conn has produced brass instruments renowned for their performance and durability. The 6D upholds this tradition with a solid nickel silver and brass construction, clear lacquer finish, plus tapered rotors and bearings built to withstand frequent use. Players and educators can rely on the 6D to deliver a lifetime of service for advancing musicians. As a step-up from beginner models, the 6D provides a bold leap in quality, tone and playability that will satisfy developing artists for years to come.
- Key: F/Bb
- Bore: .468"
- Bell: 12"
- Bell Type: Fixed
- Bell Throat: Medium
- Bell Material: Yellow Brass
- Leadpipe: Fixed
- Leadpipe Material: Yellow Brass
- Wrap: Kruspe
- Linkage: String
- Features: Nickel Outer Slides; Tapered Rotors and Bearings
- Case: Yes
- Mouthpiece: Conn 2
- Finish: Lacquer