Besson Sovereign Euphonium

Price: £2,795.00

Description

Besson Sovereign Euphonium, circa 1997, professional 967 model in bright silver plate with four compensating valves, large bore, floating mouthpipe and 12″ bell.

In excellent playing condition and very good cosmetic condition having recently had a full professional restoration and replate by Paul Riggett of Sterling Musical Instruments.

Complete with original Besson hard case as pictured or can be supplied with a new JP Pro euphonium case at a cost of £200.

Terms & Conditions

  • All instruments sold have been fully serviced & checked over with any spares replaced as required.
  • They have been play tested to ensure everything is in working order and that they blow with a good sound.
  • Each instrument comes with a hard case or gig bag.
  • A specific mouthpiece is not included however I do have a stock of used ones so one can be sent if required.
  • I am happy to provide further pictures and detailed descriptions on any instrument, please email me if required info@duchybrass.co.uk
  • Part exchange considered on any of the instruments for sale.
  • Prospective buyers are welcome to come and view / play test by prior arrangement.

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What my customers say...

Appreciate all your patience with my deliberations The Euph arrived safe and sound thanks, isnt it a beaut ! Haven't managed a blow yet as was midnight before I got home. Can't wait.  Appreciate all your patience with my deliberations. Kieran Duchy Brass 2016-02-23T13:24:57+00:00 Kieran https://www.duchybrass.co.uk/testimonials/appreciate-all-your-patience-with-my-deliberations/
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2016-02-23T13:24:57+00:00

Kieran

Appreciate all your patience with my deliberations The Euph arrived safe and sound thanks, isnt it a beaut ! Haven't managed a blow yet as was midnight before I got home. Can't wait.  Appreciate all your patience with my deliberations. Kieran Duchy Brass 2016-02-23T13:24:57+00:00 Kieran https://www.duchybrass.co.uk/testimonials/appreciate-all-your-patience-with-my-deliberations/
I would recommend Duchy Brass to anyone and in particular any overseas customers Having not played for nearly 30 years I had the desire to play the cornet again. I am based in Qatar where there are very limited options to purchase any quality instruments. I wanted a Besson Sovereign... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T13:23:14+00:00

Francis Thomas

I would recommend Duchy Brass to anyone and in particular any overseas customers Having not played for nearly 30 years I had the desire to play the cornet again. I am based in Qatar where there are very limited options to purchase any quality instruments. I wanted a Besson Sovereign... Read Full »
Great practice last night with the cornet, it’s got great character I’m very happy with it Great practice last night with the cornet, it’s got great character I'm very happy with it. Enjoying playing it is really going to help in the next 9 weeks until the Area contest.  Thank... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T13:22:02+00:00

Steve

Great practice last night with the cornet, it’s got great character I’m very happy with it Great practice last night with the cornet, it’s got great character I'm very happy with it. Enjoying playing it is really going to help in the next 9 weeks until the Area contest.  Thank... Read Full »
I will certainly recommend you to others Took delivery of the Yamaha trombone today, if it plays as good as it looks I will be very happy. Thanks for all your help it's been a real easy hassle free trip and I will certainly recommend you to others. Ian Duchy Brass... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T12:57:19+00:00

Ian

I will certainly recommend you to others Took delivery of the Yamaha trombone today, if it plays as good as it looks I will be very happy. Thanks for all your help it's been a real easy hassle free trip and I will certainly recommend you to others. Ian Duchy Brass... Read Full »
I look forward to doing business with you again in the future Thanks again for the fabulous service and I'm very pleased with my instrument and the extras you provided, it's really got me off to a good start! As an added bonus I'm sure you'll appreciate is that our... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T13:23:58+00:00

Zoe

I look forward to doing business with you again in the future Thanks again for the fabulous service and I'm very pleased with my instrument and the extras you provided, it's really got me off to a good start! As an added bonus I'm sure you'll appreciate is that our... Read Full »
Exactly as described! Received the trombone!  Chuffed to bits! Exactly as described!  Thanks a lot! Matt Duchy Brass 2016-02-23T12:58:13+00:00 Matt https://www.duchybrass.co.uk/testimonials/exactly-as-described/
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2016-02-23T12:58:13+00:00

Matt

Exactly as described! Received the trombone!  Chuffed to bits! Exactly as described!  Thanks a lot! Matt Duchy Brass 2016-02-23T12:58:13+00:00 Matt https://www.duchybrass.co.uk/testimonials/exactly-as-described/
I would have no hesitation in recommending you Just to let you know that Tenor Horn (Boosey & Hawkes Sovereign) arrived safely when you said it would. I am really satisfied with it, and I know I shall have a lot of pleasure playing it. It was just as I... Read Full »
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2016-01-25T18:05:44+00:00

Kathleen Butterworth

I would have no hesitation in recommending you Just to let you know that Tenor Horn (Boosey & Hawkes Sovereign) arrived safely when you said it would. I am really satisfied with it, and I know I shall have a lot of pleasure playing it. It was just as I... Read Full »
Thanking you for the Geneva cornet Just wanted to drop you a note thanking you for the Geneva cornet – it is fabulous and my son is delighted.  He played it today for the first time in his school lesson and everyone wanted to have a go.  Thanks for your... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T12:56:14+00:00

Matthew

Thanking you for the Geneva cornet Just wanted to drop you a note thanking you for the Geneva cornet – it is fabulous and my son is delighted.  He played it today for the first time in his school lesson and everyone wanted to have a go.  Thanks for your... Read Full »
Many thanks for the efficient and speedy sale of my tenor horn Many thanks for the efficient and speedy sale of my tenor horn. Everything was smoothly sorted in a week and I will heartily recommend anyone to buy or sell an instrument with Duchy Brass in the future. Again... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T12:59:06+00:00

Karen

Many thanks for the efficient and speedy sale of my tenor horn Many thanks for the efficient and speedy sale of my tenor horn. Everything was smoothly sorted in a week and I will heartily recommend anyone to buy or sell an instrument with Duchy Brass in the future. Again... Read Full »
Thank you for your excellent service and this top quality instrument Happy New Year and I hope you had some nice time off. I just wanted to say how happy I am with the 967 Euphonium. I have much catch-up practising to do in order to do the quality of... Read Full »
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2016-02-23T13:20:50+00:00

Ray

Thank you for your excellent service and this top quality instrument Happy New Year and I hope you had some nice time off. I just wanted to say how happy I am with the 967 Euphonium. I have much catch-up practising to do in order to do the quality of... Read Full »