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Postby Casca Grossa » Sat Nov 04, 2017 1:56 pm

I know nothing of this player. Never heard of him but not too shabby. Anybody have info? Who needs 4 valves???

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWcXpjjQTZ8
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Why have 3 valves when you can have 6 and a main tuning slide kicker???
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby MikeMason » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:48 pm

Yep. That’s pretty serious.
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby Mark Finley » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:58 pm

3 valve Compensating Eb tuba. Great concept if you only need to play higher than a low Ab

If I had to play a 3 valve instrument the rest of my life, I'm choosing that one
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby bloke » Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:50 am

yep...
"3 and 3/4 valves"...as Mark already pointed out
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby the elephant » Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:04 am

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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby bloke » Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:06 am

...?? still Greek to me...
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby Casca Grossa » Sun Nov 05, 2017 6:57 pm

He has some great videos on YouTube. I've watched a few more since I posted that one.
Mack-a-clone 186 "Chairman Mao"
Blokepiece Imperial #2 Fair Dinkum Profundo Rim
Lignatone Eb "Charlene"
Blokepiece Solo
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby DonShirer » Sun Nov 05, 2017 8:46 pm

Here's the same piece on a rather different instrument:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2VG_sOfA4Q
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby Alex C » Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:12 pm


This board seriously needs a like button.

Thanks for find and posting this.
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Re: Stumbled on this today

Postby the elephant » Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:40 pm

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