Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB

Bb Cornet

  • ML bore: 11.70 mm
  • 4.724” (120 mm) Standard gold brass bell (Wall: standard)
  • Bell: Satin lacquer
  • Stainless steel valves
  • Incl. Bag and 7C mouthpiece

Further Information

Bore Size Medium Large
Bell (Material) Gold Brass
Valve (Material) Stainless Steel
Finish Clear Lacquered
Incl. Mouthpiece Yes
Incl. Case / Gigbag Yes

Come up with your own creative bundle and save

If you order this product together with others as part of a bundle, you can save up to 10 % additionally!
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB + K&M 15213 Trumpet Stand 5-Leg + Seiko DM-51 Metronome Black + Hage Musikverlag Trompeten-Fuchs Vol.1 +
1 more
Configure bundle now
starting from $599

These are other customers' choices:

Customers who looked at this item have bought these:

Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB
42% bought this exact product
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
$589 Add to Basket
Thomann CR 600 G Bb-Kornett
15% bought Thomann CR 600 G Bb-Kornett $285
Thomann CR 400 Bb-Cornet
15% bought Thomann CR 400 Bb-Cornet $161
Thomann CR-960GP Superior Cornet
6% bought Thomann CR-960GP Superior Cornet $809
Carol Brass CCR-6882T-GSS-L
5% bought Carol Brass CCR-6882T-GSS-L $949
Our most popular Bb Cornets
14 Customer Ratings:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
4.6 / 5.0
  • response
  • features
  • sound
  • quality
11 written ratings Read all reviews
Total
response
sound
quality
features

Not as good as other reviews.

17.12.2016
Played on the cornet for 4 hours and came to the conclusion it wasn't for me. It's very good for a beginner and intermediate player but it didn't flow for me and the sound was like a trumpet. Popped my mouthpiece in and started with some carol work and it played very nice but the sound was very strident with my own mouthpiece. Popped in few different mouthpieces and the sound did mellow a bit more but I couldn't change deom my favourite mouthpiece.
I then went on to do some fast paced technical playing and exercises and felt there were gaps and stops to the flow of what I was playing, so got my Besson and thrashed through it just to check and all was well on my sovereign.
Next I went on to play some solos which sounded fine but I also like to play in the upper register as we don't often have a soprano cornet in band. This did not bode well with myself, it's very ugly above top C proving difficult do land a pitch on any notes from top D to a top G.
I very much listen to my intonation and something sounded slightly off so out comes the magic tuner and started some notes and watching the tuner and it was difficult to land quite a few notes in tune, just to check I brought out the sovereign again and there was apart from one or two notes everything was tuning nice.
The Achilles heel of my sovereign is I have trouble hitting a clean Top A but the carol brass made this feel very easy to do so carrying on around A major with some scales and arpeggios etc all felt quite easy to play and I was happy about that.
In a brass band I would have to place this instrument to a repiano cornet down to a 3rd cornet players instrument. Perhaps I was expecting too much from this cornet?
It's certainly not a bad cornet it's built very well and the valves are probably slightly better than my besson and I felt at home with them. I really down want to make this sound a negative review as this cornet does have its place in the band. Maybe I should have tried a different carol model like the 6880 or tried a new Besson so honestly this is how I found it folks it's good but my 21 year old Besson 928 GS does it better and will feel content that I have discovered carol brass and satisfied my curiousness about them it was a shame it just didn't work out as it also really looks the part as it reminds me of my old imperial frosting on the bell, but the proof is in the playing. It's not over though maybe I will try another one in the future. Thanks.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
Total
response
sound
quality
features

Just OK

SGtpt, 30.08.2017
Seen alot of good feedback about this horn from different forum and decided to go with it.

The build of the cornet is fantastic, very beautiful and the quality is top class.

I did not quite like the sound i was getting even with a Denis Wick 3B. The horn sounded very trumpet-like, and not cornet-like. I then got a Curry 3BBC and the instrument sounded alot better. However, still not quite the tonal quality i wanted as compared to other cornets i tried before.

Features are good but there are some intonation problems here and there.

For this price and quality, i must still say it is a very good buy.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
Show variations of this product
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB
(14)
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-SLB

Bb Cornet ML bore: 11.70 mm, 4.724” (120 mm) Standard gold brass bell (Wall: standard), Bell: Satin lacquer, Stainless steel valves, Incl. Bag and 7C mouthpiece

  • Bore Size: Medium Large
  • Bell (Material): Gold Brass
  • Valve (Material): Stainless Steel
  • Finish: Clear Lacquered
  • Incl. Mouthpiece: Yes
  • Incl. Case / Gigbag: Yes
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-L
(2)
Carol Brass CCR-3880-GSS-Bb-L

Bb Cornet ML bore: 11.70 mm, 4.724" (120 mm) Standard gold brass bell (Thickness: Standard), Tuning slide and leadpipe: Brass, Stainless steel valves, Clear lacquer finish, Includes bag and 7C...

  • Bore Size: Medium Large
  • Bell (Material): Gold Brass
  • Valve (Material): Stainless Steel
  • Lead Pipe Material: Brass
  • Finish: Clear Lacquered
  • Incl. Mouthpiece: Yes
  • Incl. Case / Gigbag: Yes
$589 €520.17
Plus $34 shipping

The price in USD is a guideline price only!

Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
Share This Product
Your Contacts
Phone: +49-9546-9223-26
FAX: +49-9546-9223-24
Online Guides
Trumpets
Trumpets
The trumpet is one of the most versatile instruments, standing its ground in every music genre imaginable.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
test results:
* The prices shown exclude VAT. and are valid as long as stocks last. Please click here for international shipping rates. We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind. All invoices will be issued in EUR.
(1)
Recently Viewed
Tascam Model 24

22-Channel Analogue Mixer with Recorder 22 Channels - 12x mono and 5x stereo, Integrated 24 track recorder, Recording on SD card with maximum 24 Bit / 48 kHz, Simultaneous playback of 22 tracks possible, Function as 24 channel USB...

to the product
$949
Recently Viewed
KRK RP5 RoKit G3 White Noise

Active Monitor  5" Glass aramid woofer, 1" Textile tweeter, 50 watts, Class A-B amplifier: LF30 Watt HF 20 Watt, Frequency range: 45 Hz - 35 kHz, Input: RCA, XLR and 6.3mm jack, Magnetically shielded, Auto Standby, Dimensions: 185 x...

to the product
$119
Recently Viewed
Zoom PCF-8n

Bag suitable for Zoom F8n, F8 and F4 Opening on the side for access to the connectors, Removable, water-repellent and transparent top, Padded straps, Interior has various compartments through dividers with hook and loop fastener, Pockets on the front...

to the product
$94
(9)
Recently Viewed
PRS MT 15 Amp

Amp Head for Electric Guitar Mark Tremonti (Alter Bridge) Signature Model, 2 Channels: Clean and Gain, Power: 15 W - reducible to 7 W., Preamp tubes: 6x JJ EC83S, Power tubes: 2x JJ 6L6GCMS, Gain in the gain channel:...

to the product
$522
Recently Viewed
Joyo R-05 Maximum Overdrive

Effect Pedal for Electric Guitar Overdrive, From asmooth & crunchy vintage boost to tonal-monster sustained overdrive, Controls: Volume, Gain, Tone & Boost, Mosfet / Diode clip mode switch, Hard Clip / Flat / Smooth Mode, 2x On / Off...

to the product
$55
Recently Viewed
Fender Rumble LT25

Bass Combo Amp Power: 25 Watt, 1x 8" Loudspeaker, 15 Amplifier models, 20 Effects, 50 Factory and 30 user presets, New signal processor, Gain, Bass, Mid, Treble, Master controls, Preset Select, Back, Save Button, Menu Button, Tap Tempo/Tuner Button,...

to the product
$179
Recently Viewed
Sennheiser XSW-D Instrument Base Set

Digital Radio Link Basic set for instruments with jack coupling, XSW-D transmitter with 6.3 mm jack, XSW-D receiver with 6.3 mm jack, Incl. belt clip, 6.3 mm jack cable and charging cable USB-A to USB-C

to the product
$285
Recently Viewed
Gravity SA VESA 1

VESA Monitor Mount for 35 mm Tripod Tubes Hole spacings from 75 x 75 to 400 x 400, Maximum load capacity: 30 kg, Dimensions of the base plate: 240 x 240 mm Includes: 4x Extension elements,...

to the product
$42.90
Recently Viewed
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Bluetooth Headphones Type: Over Ear, Bluetooth 4.0 and aptX codec, Near Field Communication (NFC), Up to 25 hours of operation, Max. Sound pressure level: 113 dB SPL @ 1 kHz, 1V RMS, Impedance 18 ohms, Frequnecy range: 18 -...

to the product
$81
Recently Viewed
tc electronic Clarity M Stereo

Desktop Audio Meter Stereo Audio Meter for Mixing, Mastering and Post Production, 7" High Resolution Display (800x480) for accurate viewing, USB connection for smooth plug-in integration, Supports AU, VST & AAX plug-ins and all major broadcast standards including ITU...

to the product
$285
Recently Viewed
Harley Benton StompControl-4 ISO

4-Way Loop Switcher Programmable loop switcher with integrated power supply, 4 Patches, 5 Banks, 20 Presets, Easy to read LED display, Tuner output, On / Off switch with LED status indicator, Easy to use, Integrated, completely isolated power supply...

to the product
$94
Recently Viewed
LD Systems U308 BPH

UHF Radio System with Bodypack and Headset Radio frequency band: 823-832 MHz and 863-865 MHz, 12 Selectable channels, Up to 6 systems can be used simultaneously, Transmitter power: 10 mW, ASC Infrared synchronization of transmitter and receiver, Squelch with...

to the product
$188
Feedback Found an error or want to give us feedback about this page?

We're looking forward to hearing from you and aim to solve any problems as soon as we can.

Please leave a comment. Please enter your email address.