C.G. Conn Artist Symphony Model 71H Single Rotor Bass Trombone Serial #GH870061
This C.G. Conn Artist Symphony Model 71H Single Rotor Bass Trombone is in mint condition. It has been completely overhauled and re-lacquered with our custom lacquer to give the horn a more authentic feel. There are no dents or dings in the trombone and the slide is smooth all the way down with no wear on the inside.
The serial number is on the slide and reads 71H GH870061 making this a 1970’s vintage bass trombone. The engraving on the bell is nice and clear and it is on the side of the bell. It reads “C.G. CONN Ltd. Artist Symphony USA”. It comes in the original Conn case which is a little old but still solid. No mouthpiece is included.
This trombone has that nice big Conn sound – especially in its lower register. The 9 1/2 inch bell gives the instrument a nice broad open sound. The slide is very smooth and the instrument plays evenly up and down its registers with lovely overtones.
Instrument Condition: The overall physical condition of this used instrument is excellent.
Playing Condition: This instrument is currently in excellent playing condition.
The Finish: It has approximately 98%+ of the custom vintage re-lacquered finish.
Player Wear: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Trigger Condition: The trigger is in good working condition and the tuning slides are loose.
Slide Condition: Very light general wear (smooth and functions properly with minor if any surface imperfections on the outside slide sleeves).
Lead Pipe Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Tuning Slide Bow Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
Slide Tip (Crook) Bow Condition: Very light general wear (minor if any surface imperfections).
The Bell: No dents or evidence of bell edge damage.
Bell Diameter Approximately: 9 1/2 inches.
Bore Size: .562″ Large bore trombone.
The Mouthpiece: No Mouthpiece is included, or other accessories.
The Case: Older used condition (Still usable but significant signs of physical wear). Original to the horn showing signs of wear but still functioning.
Engraving: C.G. Conn LTD. Artist Symphony USA (up the side of the bell) 71H (in front of the serial number on the slide)