There is only a"B" stamped on the leadpipe, which means it is considered a"late" model 38B. very rare edition of Conns 22b trumpet. The Conn Loyalist. the 6b should be as good as a 38b if in good working shape. Ending 21 Oct at 10:15PM BST 5d 3h. Post Aug 10, 2008 #4 2008-08-10T18:45. Bach Trumpets – Bells 4. Conn 8B Artist serie Trumpet from 1972 very rare/silver plated . valves are fast and smooth. The Conn Loyalist. Conn also continued on a series of “firsts”, building the first American made saxophone and the first sousaphone, built to John Philip Sousa’s specifications. I polished and cleaned it. Excellent Student Conn 22b Trumpet EXTRA Free Case and Conn 7c Mouthpiece. The second way is to look at where the leadpipe widens out to accommodate the main tuning slide. "Other than the difference in bell size and bracing, the 36B and 38B are identical. Bach Trumpets – Bell Variations 3. I heard the Constellation was a real dog, like playing a tank. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts According to the Conn Loyalist trombone list, this was a #1 1/2 Bore Artists' Small Bore with 6.5" or 7" Bell (Wurlitzer Special). In 1952 this was reversed and the leadpipe was moved downstream shortening the overall length of the horn by about 1/2". The Conn Loyalist. "Late" models built from 1958 on had an adjustable finger ring and a coprion leadpipe (but not a coprion bell). Posted: Tue May 11, 2010 11:09 am Post subject: Conn Connstellation 38B Hello Guys! "Late" models built from 1958 have an adjustable 3rd slide finger ring, a wide wrap, a coprion leadpipe, top spring valves and the style valve caps used throughout the 1960's (bottom picture). Awesome horn! There has been some confusion over the fact that Connstellations from different years look a bit different. High and low pitch. £1,083.08. Th patent where conn patents the gap situation. Conn … RARE Elkhart Conn 8B Lightweight Artist Bb Trumpet .438 Bore 4 5/8" Bell 36B 38B $ 1,299. lacquer/finish is excellent. it is a large bore horn. Buy It Now. Probably the 48H Connstellation (through serial number 9xx,xxx). Vintage Conn cornet Liberati … I tried to play it before and noticed all the 1st valve notes are way flat, so after taking the horn apart I did notice the valve alignment is way off, or so it seems. conn connstellation model 38b- in excellent condition! Key: Bb. (I believe I got that either from the Conn Loyalist website or from some of Conn Loyalist's TH posts.) or Buy it now. They are smaller. Aug 24, 2018 - Conn Connstellation 38B 1957 (Early Model) PRE 69 ELKHART MODELS ARE MOST DESIRED .. TRUMPET C.G.CONN CONNSTELLATION 38B 1962 EXCELLENT USED IN JAPAN. Nov 19, 2016 - Conn Connstellation 38B 1957 (Early Model) PRE 69 ELKHART MODELS ARE MOST DESIRED. Bach Loyalist Database. Correct springs, and valve fit, and alignment etc. your own Pins on Pinterest According to the Conn Loyalist web site, the 8B, 36B, and 38B all have a Conn #1 bore, at 0.438 inches. 1919-1927, discontinued 1929. Discover (and save!) This is a wonderful Conn Connstellation trumpet model number 38B made in Elkhart. £2,605.07. 738 likes. So I have decided to "split" the 38B Connstellation into a page for "Early Model" and "Late Model" as I have done with some of the other models. The "B" stamped on the mouthpiece receiver indicates this is a trumpet, not a cornet. Trombones: 12H Coprion, 10H Victor, 18H Director. Saved from cderksen.home.xs4all.nl. C.G. 841. Price: $1200.00 Price includes Shipping and Insurance (USA sales only) Instrument: This is a beautiful example of a Conn Connstellation trumpet made at a time when Conn was putting out some super high quality instruments. Press J to jump to the feed. Free postage. Conn Vintage One model 1BR-50 Bb trumpet $ 1,400. Saved by JAY TRONSON. 0 bids. Saved from cderksen.home.xs4all.nl. This includes the nickel plate with brass trim and the #1 (0.438" bore). Christine Derksen. In 1915, Conn retired and the company was purchased by Carl Greenleaf. The serial number is 936437. Conn Connstellation 38B Trumpet USA. I have a beater just two numbers off that I use for playing. Location: Netherlands. The business was renamed C.G. Buy It Now. Serial number: 674371. Trumpets: 12B Coprion, 10B Victor, 38B Connstellation (through serial number 9xx,xxx) 18B Director, 17B Director. bell is 5 1/8 inches in diameter and, according to the conn loyalist website, this makes it the 38b model. There were, of course, improvements in keywork (the cross-hatched G sharp key of 1925, for example), and a redesigned straight soprano in 1928. 1. Thanks, now I know what to look for. or Best Offer. 3H : According to the Conn Loyalist list, this was a #1 1/2 Bore Artists' Small Bore with 6.5" or 7" Bell (Wurlitzer Special). Conn Cup Mouthpiece Instruments 1973 - present: Date: Serial # 1973: ga30000: 1974 The 38B was the model before … it has been suggested that only 500 of these were made between 1934-1941 there is a lot of information avaiable on this model on the conn loyalist website although I am no expert it appears to not have ever been relaquered. The "late" mode, 6B had top spring valves. big phat sound! Year of Production: 1957. Registered User. $115.45 Shipping. motherfingers. Conn Loyalist. The 28A Connstellation has been described as the "secret weapon" or "hidden gem" among the Connstellations. Saved by Wendall Shepherd. Condition: Seller refurbished. 841. Conn. all slides move easily. I think fixing it might resolve the problem. every thing works. motherfingers . Locate C.G. Posted: (2 days ago) The widely available original Conn brass serial number list contains inaccuracies in serial numbers earlier than approximately 1920. Bach Trumpets – Shop Cards Recent eBay Listings. Conn 8B Artist serie Trumpet from 1972 very rare/silver plated $ 1,452.22. This later model is styled after the 28A/38B Connstellation. 4,180. £85.53 postage. Conn Ltd. During this era, Carl Greenleaf began the National School Band Movement. "Conn & King Musical Instrument Serial Number Info" This list is not correct for Conn saxophones (see Conn Woodwind Serial Numbers) or Conn bugles (see Pan American Brass Serial Numbers). According to The Conn Loyalist, this also means that it has the"Electro-D" bell and seamless Coprion leadpipe. 79. See Conn Reed Instrument List at Bottom of Page, or Click Return To Link Page , with additional Page on This Web Site. A splendid vintage cornet from Conn in 1961; the Connstellation 38A. The 1959 version also has the 60's style valve caps, making it very difficult to tell the difference with the later 15B Director. Advertising endorsements by pros was quite common back then, and the number of pros lending their names and photos in print ads for C.G. big phat sound! every thing works. 1919-1927, discontinued 1929. Conn instrument serial numbers. £76.69. Registered User. 4,180. It would be more accurate to say the 38B Connstellation trumpet is the trumpet version of this cornet, since the 28A was first produced in 1955 while the 38B didn't appear until 1956. Victor/Artist The Victor and Artist names are used somewhat interchangeably, as is evidenced by the fact that from 1959 the 10B is a "Victor" while the virtually … all slides move easily. Bach Trumpets – Models 2. Conn Connstellation 38B 1957 (Early Model) PRE 69 ELKHART MODELS ARE MOST DESIRED. Posted: Sat Nov 29, 2014 12:11 am Post subject: Conn Connstellation 38B Valve Alignment: A friend gave me an old Connstellation 38B to work on. Conn Connstellations 28A and 38A with coprion bells - View topic - TrumpetHerald.com, the trumpeter's home on the web Which dates to 1961. bell is 5 1/8 inches in diameter and, according to the conn loyalist website, this makes it the 38b model. Owner unknown, picture courtesy of Al Gottesman at Lauderdale Wind Inc. Popular Posts. Note the relative position of the bell/tuning slide brace relative to the tuning slide brace. The Conn instruments were considered the standard of excellence of the period, and a total redesign was not needed. Conn saxophones in the late 1920’s were essentially an evolution of the earlier models. lacquer/finish is excellent. £92.96 postage. An "A" indicates a cornet leadpipe, a "B" indicates a trumpet leadpipe. Free Shipping. A 1959 catalog shows a picture of a 14B that has straight cross braces and is equipped with a 3rd slide finger ring. Location : Lenoir City,TN,USA. Looking back, I would say the 38B Conn was much more widely used by pro commercial trumpeters in the 50s and 60s than Bachs. Conn 38B Connstellation (Late Model) Date: 1958. Reprinted by permission Bach Trumpets – Bell Variations (Sterling Silver) 5. 4G4ME.maynardfergusonboard. Vintage Conn Connstellation 36B TrumpetExcellent ConditionSerial Number N39721 (Production Date 1970)Complete with original case and Conn 5 mouthpieceAccording to the Conn Loyalist website: What Conn Although Connstellation models were used by several very well known people (Maynard Ferguson: 38B, Cat Anderson: 38B, Thad Jones: 28A) they didn't have the following enjoyed by Conn instruments in the 1920 and 1930's. Conn 38B Connstellation trumpet, page, Vvery rare and appreciated trumpet from the professional production of C.G. Freddie played a 38B (Connstellation), as did Lee, Maynard, Tom Harrell, Jacoby, etc. I can't speak to quality issues between the 60s and 70s, all the pre- UMI Conns I've played were from the late 50s/early 60s. 25.7k members in the trumpet community. conn connstellation model 38b- in excellent condition! Maynard played a Conn 38B. Conn Loyalist - Brass Serial Number List. valves are fast and smooth. . From Conn Loyalist: ... (6A/6B, 10A/10B, 28A/38B) have a letter "A" or "B" stamped on the mouthpiece receiver. . Conn Loyalist says: Notice the "wide" wrap. From Conn Loyalist. This site has grown through the contributions of fellow Bach loyalists, and is one of the most complete references of Bach related instruments. Condition: Seller refurbished. Here's how the Conn Loyalist described the Conn 10B: Notice the coprion bell and leadpipe and the nickel trim. Conn Connstellation 38B Trumpet -SOLD. 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