Yamaha YHR871D Custom F / Bb Double French Horn, with detachable bell.
The newest model in Yamaha traditional Geyer style horn series delivers exceptional clarity as well as deep, rich resonance.
This model features a 12.1 millimeter bore size that maximizes its performance potential.
Slide and Valve Casing
The inner tubes of all tuning slides are made of gold brass to emphasize the horn’s tonal clarity and depth. The main tuning slide also has a rounded shape that provides ideal blowing resistance for this class of instrument. The valve casing is made of Nickel silver for enhanced response and durability.
A hollow rotor makes notable contributions to response and tone.
Yamaha YHR871D Specifications:
- Key: F/Bb
- Body: Yellow brass
- Bell Size: M
- Bell Type: Detachable
- Bore Size: 12.1mm (0.476")
- Number of Valves: 4
- Valve Rotors: Solid(4th rotor: holow)
- Lever Action: String
- Finish: Clear lacquer
- Mouthpiece: HR-32C4
- Case: Included
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