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It is currently in the possession of Steve Winans, a.k.a. My pet theory: The influx of German conductors in American orchestras sparked a need for trumpets that had the broader qualities of the German rotary instruments.

The sound of the "french style" trumpet fell out of favour.

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1896: Elkington was forced to change its mark in 1898) of stamping plated wares with the "crown", to avoid misunderstanding with the symbol identifying the Sheffield Assay Office.

The absence of an official dating system makes it difficult to date silver plated wares.

The craze began in the 1880s, when a group of Spanish musicians took Boston and New York by storm playing...

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it's very similar horn to the one miles davis used.

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The Besson trumpets of that era were small bore horns, with very narrow bell tapers. Besson trumpet in C was owned by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, utilized by solo trumpeters in the group performing especially difficult passages throughout the entire 20th century.