Yamaha intermediate horns feature a wrap that provides more comfortable hand positions and smooth airflow. Improved response and intonation is provided by the taper design on the gold brass leadpipe. The nickel-silver inner and outer slides provide a superior fit with less chance of corrosion. The tapered valve design will ensure long wear and protect against leakage. An adjustable 4th rotor thumb lever accommodates any size hand. A well-placed water key provides efficient water drainage. These horns have many adjusting options to suit any size player and make playing French horn easier and more comfortable.
Available with or without a detachable bell.
The taper of the leadpipe improves response and intonation throughout the
The wrap of this model allows for a more comfortable hand position and
smoother air flow.
Nickel silver inner and outer slides
The use of nickel silver inner and outer slides ensures better fit and less
chance of corrosion because nickel-silver is harder and more durable than
Tapered valves wear for a long time without air leakage.
Adjustable 4th rotor thumb lever
The 4th rotor thumb lever can be adjusted to fit any hand size from small
student hands to large adult hands.
Easy response and sure note centering
The ease with which this horn may be played makes it ideal for students.
Excellent sound in all registers
The combination of the secure high register, strong projection, and quick
attack of the Bb horn with the rich, warm timbre of the F horn make the
double horn ideal for most playing situations.