Fox Professional Model 500 English Horn

The original Fox Professional English horn, this model is available in all wood (500), all plastic (520) or a plastic top joint with wood lower joint and bell (510).

Standard Features

  • Grenadilla body,
  • Key work made of nickel silver with heavy silver plating
  • Heavily silver plated posts, bands and bell ring
  • Stainless steel arbors
  • Stainless steel wire springs
  • Teflon tipped stainless steel adjusting screws
  • High quality cork pads on Low C and above
  • High quality bladder pad on Low B key

Standard Keywork

  • Full Conservatory System
  • Left hand F key
  • F resonance mechanism
  • F# key tab
  • B tab
  • Articulated C# mechanism
  • A (flat)-B (flat) trill key with A height adjustment
  • G#-A trill key
  • Low C-C# trill key
  • Assembly key C-D and B-C# trills
  • Split D ring mechanism
  • Low B resonance key
  • Third octave key
  • Split plate half hole


  • Two XL bocals: Lengths 2 & 3 ~ Options: XL or XP styles: Lengths 1, 2 and 3


  • Hand-made French style professional case
  • Lined case cover
  • Three-reed case with reed
  • Silk swab
  • Cork grease
  • Grenadilla tenon cork caps
  • Screwdriver



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