Horn Design Question????

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by 4INer, Jan 18, 2015.

  1. Furcifer

    Furcifer Pianissimo User

    Jul 26, 2010
    The Benge is well-known for it. A friend of mine in college played a Benge that would cut through and refuse to blend with the primarily-Bach section we had at the time. He eventually traded it for a Mt. Vernon Bach, but I wish I could have afforded to buy it off him, simply because it was such a great horn for solo/commercial sounds.

    I found no small coincidence when the "Bach Commercial" trumpet came out with that 2nd slide looking a lot like a Benge!
  2. edfitzvb

    edfitzvb Forte User

    Jun 10, 2008
    Woodlawn, VA
    Amen to the projection. I had a Benge Claude Gordon when I was younger. That thing would sizzle

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