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Elkhart 100FFH Single French Horn in F

2BFHEL1F

£403.00 £240.00

Elkhart 100FFH Single French Horn in F

Manufacturer: Elkhart

2BFHEL1F

£403.00 £240.00

This product qualifies for free mainland UK delivery - Scottish Highlands and Islands contact us for details

A very good quality horn for the price, this single F horn is lightweight, good looking and an excellent starter horn for students or adult beginners with super tone and playability. The tuning is precise and the three stainless steel rotary valves are smooth and responsive. 

Fixed bell with lacquered yellow brass finish
Bell: 277.50mm  Bore: 12.50mm.

The Elkhart 100FFH is supplied as an outfit with a good quality mouthpiece and a lightweight but protective backpack-style case with carrying strap.

Elkhart brass  instruments are purchased the world over by Brass bands, schools and music services. They are fantastic quality instruments at very reasonable prices commisioned by the well established manufacturer in Elkhart, Indiana.

The company was founded in 1923 by Andrew Beardsley, who was the president of Buesher Band instrument Company Elkhart The company produced "Elkhart" branded band instruments  Instruments produced by the company had a assortment of features borrowed from the products of Conn and Buescher, partners in the consortium.

In 1927 the company merged with Buescher (some maintain that Buescher was purchased by Elkhart Band Instrument Company). When Beardsley died in 1936, the company was dissolved and Buescher used the Elkhart trademark for student line instruments until 1959.