It is in the music of the orchestral type that French horns are popularly used. The effects as well as sounds produced by this instrument are very distinct and the instrument itself is evocative highly. Keeping a few factors in mind is very essential while purchasing this musical instrument. Double and single are the two types available in this instrument. A total number of three valves are available in the single type French horn. As compared to double horns the single horn is smaller and most favored by youngsters. The wrap is one of its features that are most noticeable. The Kruspe wrap, the Geyer wrap, the ¾ wrap etc are some of the most popular types of French horns used by concerned musicians. Buyers need to first find what works best for them and accordingly make the purchase. It is very necessary to also consider the price, quality as well as the brand before striking the final deal, of course after conducting a series of comparisons.