Many of the greatest baritone players have chosen Conn over any other company. Conn have along been praised for the sound, feel and general flexibility compared to other baritone saxophones. This 12M is a post-war instrument and boasts a full overhaul, allowing for this beautiful instrument to play at the highest level. If you are looking for a Low Bb Bari that has all the history, sound and extra-stuff, this is it. Or perhaps you're okay with a lesser horn.