New Taipei, Taiwan –October 1, 2021. KHS Music, manufacturer of XO Sophiscated Brass Instruments, is excited to announce the official launch of our XO 1650 and 1650D Professional French Horns.
“We are elated to bring this amazing instrument to the professional horn market,” says Ray Huang, KHS Wind Product Manager. “This horn was developed in collaboration with some of the industry’s most respected consultants & hornists, using the most innovative manufacturing techniques, and produced by highly-experienced engineers and craftsmen at KHS Music. Our goal was to build the finest instrument to satisfy accomplished hornists, and we are confident we’ve achieved that goal.”
The 1650 horns with Geyer wrap feature a one-piece leadpipe, and a continuous F side tube crafted from a unique 3D bending technique which facilitate an even response throughout the range of the instrument. Multi-axis adjustment of the thumb level and pinky finger hook maximize player comfort, refined string linkages and phosphor bronze bottom caps ensure years of smooth, quiet valve action. An XO lightweight Designer case rounds out the package. XO French Horn are available with a fixed bell (1650) and a detachable bell (1650D).
For more information on our new XO double horns, please visit https://www.xobrass.com/instruments/french-horn
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