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Holton H179 Farkas Series Fixed Bell Double Horn
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The inimitable Holton Farkas!

The Holton H179 Professional Farkas French Horn is regarded among working professionals and leading academics as the flagship of the Holton fleet. It produces the truly centered tone sought by all players. True temper makes it a delight to fly over even the most difficult passages. The solid nickel silver edition of the model H179 French Horn has especially good center and projection. This free-blowing Farkas horn features a rich, dark sound designed especially for the "big horn" artist. The tapered tubing and throat of the bell are larger for a bigger, darker tone. The bell flare produces a mellow, velvety tone plus a little overtone of a ringing quality. Hard nickel silver responds quickly and sounds brighter up close.

Key of Bb/F double, .468" bore; 12-1/4" bell of hand-hammered nickel silver; large-throated .310 venturi of nickel silver; noiseless string action, short stroke with stainless steel spring; solid nickel silver slides inside and out; tapered hand-lapped brass valve rotors; nickel silver finish.

Holton H179 Farkas Series Fixed Bell Double Horn Features:

  • Key: F / Bb
    Bore: .468-inchBell: 12.25" diameter
    Bore: .468"
    Key: F-Bb
    Pitch: A445 with independent Bb tuning
    Bell: 12.25-inch
    Bell Type: Fixed
    Bell Throat: Large
    Bell Material: Hand-Hammered Nickel Silver
    Leadpipe: Fixed
    Leadpipe Material: Nickel Silver with .310 Venturi
    Wrap: Kruspe
    Linkage: String
    Features: Solid Nickel Silver Inner and Outer Slides; Water Key on Leadpipe
    Case: Yes
    Mouthpiece: Farkas Medium Deep Cup
    Finish: Nickel Silver




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