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favorite horn to play or listen to in a Quintet

5/4 contrabass
9
8%
4/4 contrabass
26
25%
3/4 contrabass
19
18%
Small bass tuba
13
12%
Large bass tuba
39
37%
 
Total votes : 106

Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby bisontuba » Thu May 18, 2017 9:02 pm

What is the personal preference Tuba for brass quintet in Germany?
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Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby Billy M. » Thu May 18, 2017 9:37 pm

Can we get definition of small and large bass tuba? Are you meaning small as in 2182 or perhaps Miraphone 180 small? Are you meaning something like MW 45 for big or does something like a Besson 981 qualify as large bass tuba?
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Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby bloke » Thu May 18, 2017 10:18 pm

I would like to make a motion that we - all X,000 of us of the TubeNet Freak Jury - agree to play the same model of tuba, and let THAT be THAT !!! :shock:
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Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby Three Valves » Fri May 19, 2017 7:44 am

bisontuba wrote:What is the personal preference Tuba for brass quintet in Germany?


YUGE!!

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Who needs four valves??

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Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby pauvog1 » Fri May 19, 2017 7:44 am

bloke wrote:I would like to make a motion that we - all X,000 of us of the TubeNet Freak Jury - agree to play the same model of tuba, and let THAT be THAT !!! :shock:


186's all around! :lol:
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Re: POLL: personal preference for brass quintet tuba

Postby opus37 » Fri May 19, 2017 9:28 am

Ah, point of information, who's going to collect all the other tubas and who's going to pay for all the 186's? I would think we would get a volume discount but an order that large will take a while to manufacture. Maybe Wessex can help us out.
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