British F Tuba - TF458 HP

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Regular price £45,499.20 inc. VAT
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The type of tuba for which the Vaughan-Williams tuba concerto and all British orchestral music up until 1970’s was written. The British F has a unique lyrical tone like a bass euphonium combined with an incredible low register to be able to play the entire orchestral repertoire.

The new Wessex TF458HP combines all the beautiful characteristics of the originals, combined with lightweight construction from sheet brass for even better response.


  • Bore: valves 1 to 3  0.69″ (17.5mm), 4th valve 0.73” (18.65mm)
  • Bell: 13” (330mm)
  • Weight: 14 lb (6.35 kg)
  • Height: 30.7” (780mm)


  1. All hand-hammered construction from sheet brass
  2. Reproduction of period valve caps and buttons
  3. Ornate engraving on bell
  4. Modern interpretation of original mouthpiece
  5. Receiver to take modern mouthpiece
  6. Hard latched case

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Wessex Warranty

For your peace of mind

Unlike most leading brands, Wessex Tubas offers a 3-year warranty against manufacturing defects on all our instruments, and in the unlikely event that you are dissatisfied with your purchase, we offer a full refund and return within 2 weeks.

You can return any item bought from Wessex Tubas within 14 days of receiving it for a full refund, minus shipping costs. However, please contact us before returning your item so we can provide you with return labels and a collection booking with our dedicated courier to ensure the safe return of your item/s. When returning the item, it must be in its original packaging and in ’as received’ condition. Please note that shipping charges apply to refund upon return of your item and any damage will also result in reduced refund.

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