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Alexander hard case. It fits Alex 1103 and horns with the same wrap. It's around 6 years old and in excellent condition. Has ample storage space for books and music as well as a compartment for valve oil, etc. The asking price is $200 + postage. Contact Brooke on firstname.lastname@example.org
[27 October 2012]
This Yamaha single Bb 322 was hand picked from 8 322's that I played. This horn was my backup horn while I played in the Coeur d'Alene Symphony for many years. It is in excellent condition and has excellent intonation. Cosmetically it is in very very good condition. Comes with hard Yamaha case. Call me at 208-267-2225 (office) or 208-755-0662 (cell) ...US $1350. Email Jim Thompson at email@example.com Horn in Idaho USA [14 June 2013]
Compensating Double Horns
No horns listed at the moment.
Full Double Horns
New Listing Alexander 103
horn. An unlacquered yellow brass horn, in excellent condition, 15-year-old. Screw bell. Was played in Sydney Symphony by a previous owner. Bought in Germany. Selling with a Marcus Bonna case. $7500. Contact Cinzia at firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone 0435 088 285 The horn is in Melbourne [4 December 2013]
Davis and Bechet, model
Geyer wrap, large throat. Silver plate finish.
Price $1500 USD, plus shipping, located in Olympia Washington, (USA). Contact John on email@example.com [12 June 2013]
"Full double, silver plated Conn6d. Serial number is 411314, making it one of the older, very respected Elkart horns. The sound is fairly compact and bright for a Conn. As it has seen it's years, there are small scratches on the surface and the tarnish has worn off on the inside of the bell. I just had it taken to my local horn repair shop to have it chemically cleaned, all small parts replaced and to ensure that everything is in excellent working order. There are places on the bell where you can see scars from past dent removal. I have included these spots in the pictures. Like-new Pro-Tec hard case with side pouch and shoulder strap.Email David at firstname.lastname@example.org for more pictures and information. Asking $1,350 for what would make an excellent horn for an intermediate student.
" Horn is in the USA [7 August 2013]
Conn 6D Great Value Double Horn. $1,100 . Call Steve for further info 0438 564 902 or email for some photos email@example.com check out my website http://www.themusicscore.com.au/ (Sydney) [4 March 2011]
New Listing Holton Tuckwell modell french horn (the original H104!)
. "It has no dings or dents, ultrasonically cleaned, valves are tight 90% (string action and very fast, smooth), lacquer has normal use (at the hands are some wearing). Three changeable leadpipes, with intelligent, clever use, you can switch with the light chamber playing between the big orchestra playing sound. The bell is hand hammered, has a large throat, with bayonet-joint ring set, (only need a half turn!) The instrument has a nickel-silver body and rose brass branch and bell. The horn is around 20 years old, but used for 10 years (5-5 years had a holiday). Great condition. Was used professionally by a legendary fourth horn player and I play first with this horn in the orchestra. The instrument has a big warm sound, very good low range and easy high register, up and down the sound is consistent. Comes with the original leather Holton flat case. If you have any question, please feel free to write or skype me. firstname.lastname@example.org Price: 2800 euro
The horn is in Budapest [9 December 2013]
Full double horn. When I bought it 4 years ago it was already nth hand - my best guess is it has been ex-orchestral band instrument. Serial number 599864.
The photo probably has shown the worse of it, you may imagine that the whole instrument has a number of scratches and minor dents.
However, the sound and slides and valve mechanism is still perfect. I used it for grade 5 and 7 exams. I use both this Holton 179 (brighter tone) and Conn 10DR (warmer tone) to prepare for my grade 8 exam, and I decided to use Conn instead.
I am willing to take $2400 ono, which is lower than market value. I am quite sure any buyer would first be distracted by the cosmetics of the instrument, until they produce the powerful Holton sound.
Playing this horn will give you an aura of being a horn veteran. The original Holton case (not perfect as well) included. If you can appreciate this horn I assume you already have your mouthpiece.
Please contact Wilson (Sydney) - email@example.com
[29 November 2012]
Holton 179: Full Double. Only 2 owners, I picked it up in 1993 and since then it has travelled the world in youth orchestras. It's in good condition needs, and was purchased with a gentle dent in the bell which doesn't impact sound. A hard case is included. Email for more photos.
$5000 ono. Contact Jenni on 0416 262 964 or firstname.lastname@example.org (Melbourne) [9 November 2010]
"Selling a French horn Holton H279 Farkas Professional. The most popular Farkas Model has especially good center and projection, features a rich, dark sound. Solid nickel silver finish
Detachable, 12.25" Large throat hand-hammered nickel silver bell
String tie linkage
Tapered hand-lapped brass rotors
Solid nickel slides
Includes case and Holton MDC mouthpiece
Price $2300 or best offer. Thanks" Item location in Russia, Almetievsk. Contact Valeriy on email@example.com
[24 May 2013]
Updated Listing Lawson Model 804GL (predecessor to the Fourier). Ambronze, large belled horn. Large bore. Serial Number: #902S. This is a trademark large, heavy Lawson horn with a huge dark sound. It is in excellent playing condition with a degree of wear that you would expect from a horn this age (built August 1985). This horn had a full valve job in Dec 2009, so you will be thrilled with it for years to come. Selling because the big Lawson sound sticks out like a sore thumb here in Singapore! Upgrades by James Patterson in December 2009 include: Custom Patterson lead pipe; Flipper; Valve rebuild; Strip lacquer; (Total Value: USD $2000)
Condition & Care: Horn has undergone yearly ultrasonic cleaning yearly since valve rebuild in 2009 (much healthier for the horn than chemical flush because it uses only water) I use Hetman oils. The instrument had one small patch near the LH pinky when I acquired it in 2003. See the photo for details.
Location & Availability: Nashville, TN
Extras Included: Original lead pipe - not in very good condition; Hard rectangular "suitcase". Sturdy, but not pretty.
Price: SGD $10,000 or AUS/USD $8000. Any of those currencies accepted.
Contact: Rebecca Watters firstname.lastname@example.org or +65 91252614 [17 Sept 2013]
Updated Listing Paxman Academy: Full Double, Yellow Brass. OK condition. Approx. 5-6 years old $2,200. Please call Tina on 0414-554-754 or email@example.com (Sydney) [12 Novemer 2013]
Paxman 23E Medium Bore, Full Double, Detachable Bell,Marcus Bonner case, Denis Wick mute, 2 Mouthpieces, Played for 1.5 years out of 5. $8,500 for Horn and $8,800 with case, mute included. Contact Rob on 02 9816 5962 or 0419 632 673 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Horn is in Sydney [12 December 2012]
Made c. 2007 and unlacquered 2 years ago, this Paxman 23L has had all of it's dents removed and 5 cent Australian coins have been soldered onto the valves (from previous owner who currently plays in SSO) for easy reach and durability. The horn had a full service and acid bath 2 months ago. An extra Paxman nickel silver detachable bell is also included with the horn for added choice on sound production. Horn comes with MB5 navy case. Case includes room for mutes and sheet music (RRP $AU700). Price of $8000 is based on quote by one of Sydney's top brass repairers, but it is negotiable. More photos available upon request. Please contact Kara: email@example.com [6 April 2013]
Updated Listing Yamaha 567: Full Double, Yellow Brass. OK condition. Approx. 2 years old $2,800. Please call Tina on 0414-554-754 or firstname.lastname@example.org (Sydney) [12 November 2013]
Finke descant f alto full double horn for sale. Have retired from horn playing from Coeur d'Alene Symphony in Idaho. Horn was regularly serviced by Houghton horns in Texas. Horn is yellow brass with extra accessories for condensation, pinky and thumb. Also has extra tuning slides for f alto side. Detachable bell and comes with non detached Pro Tec hard case. Horn is circa 1998. I was the second owner. This horn is excellent in intonation, the lower register on the f alto side and superb on centering and ease in the upper register on the f alto side. 208-267-2225 (office) 208-755-0662 (cell) US$3800 ono ....Jim Thompson Email: email@example.com Horn in Idaho USA [14 June 2013]
Updated Listing Paxman 40L b flat/f alto double descant in excellent condition, fixed bell with stopping valve. Made in 1985, one of the last of this configuration. The valves are fast and quiet and the horn plays beautifully in all registers. A very fine example of this model, sad to see it go but I just don't use it enough. I had the optional F extension made in around 2004. $7000 with F extension or $6500 without, horn is in Perth. David Evans 0414993144 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org [29 October 2013]
Deatils coming soon.... Paxman Bb/High F Small Bore from the '70's The horn is in Brisbane. Contact Neil on 07 3289 8030
Updated Listing Otto Descant: Bb/high F with detachable f loop. Yellow Brass with detachable bell and flat hard case $6,000 Horn is in Sydney. Contact Graham on email@example.com or call 0414 762 134 [18 September 2013]
Updated Listing FINKE Full Triple Bflat/F/HighF. Mod 78. 'Americas'
Purchased in 2010 and hardly used, this is the latest model from the Finke factory. Although large bore (similar to Kruspe and Paxman 'L').
it has a free, but well centered, response over the whole range on all sides. The low 'F' side is exceptional for a triple, as is the Bflat side middle register, which on many triples can be very 'stuffy'. It has a detachable bell and lead pipe, interchangeable with others available at the Finke factory. It has carbon fibre valves which help reduce the overall weight.
It is in lacquered brass and comes with an unused Finke back pack.
I'm selling this horn as a retired professional and would like to see it go to someone who would use it to it's full potential.
$10,500 (Aus) or reasonable offer.
Contact Tony Buddle in Sydney on 02)94495014 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
[21 November 2013]