The baritone horn is a double-reed instrument used primarily in bands and orchestra settings. Due to its smaller size, it’s also referred to as a baritone saxophone or bari sax. While this instrument is virtually unheard of outside of band settings, the versatility of the baritone horn makes it an excellent choice for every player. Whether you’re new to playing this instrument or just want to expand your collection, there are several things you need to know before purchasing your first baritone horn. In this article, we’ll explain what a baritone horn is and how it differs from other double-reed instruments like the baritone saxophone and bassoon. We’ll also cover some important considerations when choosing a new one such as cost, construction materials, playing range, and more. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about the best baritone horn for you!
The 2000 Series B Flat Bb Nickel Silver Lacquered Yellow Brass Horn is perfect for beginners and professionals alike. The instrument's lacquered body and bell, Bb baritone-sized bore, 3 valve buttons, 8" upright bell and 0.503" bell diameter all contribute to its pure yet expressive sound quality.
The Jupiter Standard Bb Baritone Horn 462L is the quintessential instrument for any musician. Lacquered Brass Body is produced using state of the art technology to ensure an instrument of the most accurate scale and playability. The Stainless Steel Pistons have remarkably smooth, fast action for improved agility and playability. The Wood-Frame Case boasts a classic look that offers excellent instrument protection whether home or on the road.
The Antigua Winds X/P BH1120LQ Bb Baritone Horn is an excellent student horn. This horn features a lacquer finish, red brass lead pipe, 3 nickel-plated nickel silver top-action valves, and canvas case.
I am Mr. Brooks Keeling, a graduate of the Conservatory of Music in 2015. I have been playing music since I was a little kid and have always been interested in the latest musical instruments and their history. With that interest, I am more interested in introducing music products to music lovers so they can enjoy their passion for music more than ever before.