Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP

£6,128.40 inc VAT

£5,107.00 exc VAT

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  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP
  • Front-piston F Tuba ‘California-Symphony’ - TF556 HP

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The California is a large front-piston American style F tuba ideal for playing in orchestra, in brass quintet, or for solo use with a full rich and clear tone and good response across all registers. 

The TF556HP is all hand-made using hand-hammered sheet brass in Wessex own high- grade workshop for a lightweight and really responsive tuba. Every one is carefully individually quality checked and play tested by a professional to ensure it is a pleasure for whoever becomes its eventual owner. 

The California is an F tuba which will be equally suitable for use by a top professional tuba player, or an advanced student.

Specifications

  • Key: F
  • Size: 6/4
  • Bell: 17" (430mm)
  • Bore, valves 1-3: 0.75” (19mm)
  • Bore 4th valve: 0.79” (20mm)
  • Bore 5th valve: 0.83” (21mm)

    Special Features

    1. Original Wessex design by Chuck Nickles
    2. All handmade and also hand-hammered
    3. In Gold lacquered or triple bright silver-plated finishes
    4. Stainless steel valves
    5. Large bore for easy low register
    6. Nickel leadpipe and slides
    7. Supplied with robust ABS wheeled case and mouthpiece

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