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What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Stryk » Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:22 pm

What horn/mouthpiece combo do you use the most lately?

For me it is an Amati Kraslice 4v C / Blokepice Orchestra Grand with a Symphony shank.
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Mark Finley » Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:35 pm

Cerveny 601 with a Bloke Symphony
Packer 379b with a Bloke Symphony
Frankentuba Eb with a Bloke Solo
Packer 274s Euphonium with a SM3
Packer JP333 bass trombone with a giddings Karif
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Ace » Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:47 pm

Weril 3/4 CC with Faxx 18 mouthpiece. Deadly combination.

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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Tubaguyry » Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:49 pm

BMB J-445LQ (18" bell) with a Wick Heritage 3SL
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Big Mouth Brass J-445LQ F
JinBao 600S F
1919 Holton Eb
1960s Olds Bb sousaphone

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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Mark E. Chachich » Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:51 pm

Alexander 163 CC / Bach 7
Meinl Weston 32 / Bach 7
York Monster E flat / Bach 32E
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby bort » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:00 am

Willson 3050-RZ, and I recently got an RT-88. Whoa!
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Ken Crawford » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:20 am

Wisemann 900 and a Laskey 30H.
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby windshieldbug » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:00 am

Marzan slant valve CC/Miraphone Rose Solo
Mirafone 184 CC/Sear Heleberg
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Dan Tuba » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:03 am

Conn 25J w/Bach 24AW
JP 3+1 Compensating EEb w/Bach 24AW
BMB J765 BBb
PT-50
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby roughrider » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:53 am

Wedge H2 with King "Symphony" Recording Bass
Wedge H2 (British Shank) with Boosey&Hawkes Upright Bell
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby WC8KCY » Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:38 am

Holton Monster E-flat with Perantucci PT-62
Martin Indiana Sousaphone with Holton (Bach copy) 7
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'29 Holton Monster E-flat tuba - '37 Martin Indiana E-flat sousaphone
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby wisekwai » Thu Feb 01, 2018 3:01 am

PT-88 on everything.
Meinl Weston Eb
Gerhard Schneider (B&S stencil) BBb
PT-88 or PT-88+, because I like options.
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby apkujala » Thu Feb 01, 2018 4:28 am

B&S rotary F with Bobo Symphonic
B&S PT-6 rotary with Rudy Meinl RM0.H
Nirschl Kaiser with RM0.H/Josef Klier 1AA/2AA(still to be tested)
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby the elephant » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:11 am

Holton 345 CC — Sellmansberger Solo (single-piece, very first run)
MW 2165 CC — Stofer Geib
Mack 410 CC — Sellmansberger Symphony
Kurath F — Stofer Geib
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby KingBassTrombone » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:13 am

Buescher Helicon Eb (1912)- Conn "S" mouthpiece (small shank/bass trombone shank size)
Besson Brevete 221 BBb Recording tuba
1933 H.N.White King 1235 EEb bell-forward
King 2266 bell-forward baritone
+9 other miscellaneous brass
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby opus37 » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:18 am

A Miraphone 383 or a Kanstul 66 with a Sellmansberger Symphony and a Wedge SJ rim.
A 1912 Martin with a Sellmansberger Imperial
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1893 Courtiere (J.W. Pepper Import) Helicon Eb
2007 Miraphone 383 Starlight
2010 Kanstul 66T
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2017 Wessex BR140 Baritone
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Three Valves » Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:47 am

Mack Brass Artiste
MackBrunner 210L
Bach 12
Kelly 18

But I repeat myself... :tuba:
Who needs four valves??

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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Bill Troiano » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:34 am

1965, Mirafone 186 - Giddings custom (Baer original cup with the MVII rim) mp - for general use
- Giddings Jon Sass mp - for brass quintet
Jupiter/Stofer custom CC sousaphone - Giddings Sass mp
BMB F tuba - Gidding Sass mp
Yamaha 621 CC - hardly play it anymore - either of the above mouthpieces
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Casca Grossa » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:37 am

Mack-a-clone 186
Blokepiece Imperial #2 Fair Dinkum Profundo Rim

I need to figure out how to get that coveted Mack Brass Artiste status.
Mack-a-clone 186 "Chairman Mao"
Blokepiece Imperial #2 Fair Dinkum Profundo Rim
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Re: What's your horn/mouthpiece combo?

Postby Bnich93 » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:53 am

Hirsbrunner HB50 "Yorkbrunner" with a Gidding and Webster MMVI.

Mirafone 181 F tuba with a 3pc Parker cantabile w/32mm Titanium H-Kote Rim.
2008 Hirsbrunner HB50 w/Warburton 30DL
1990s Mirafone 181 F w/Parker Cantabile 3 piece
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