BBb Barcone mini sousa Bookmark and Share

Sell and buy equipment.
Forum rules
This is for buying or selling your personal equipment, but sponsored selling is allowed as well. We are requiring all ads to have the following information. Price, (even for trades) Brand, Model, and location (for instruments, not accessories) need to be included in the ad, or at least be very clear in link provided. It is acceptable to link to an external ad if you are promoting a sale of your personal equipment. No Ebay Auctions, but Buy it now listings are fine. Photos are HIGHLY suggested as well. If you see an ad that does not meet these criteria, please report it.

BBb Barcone mini sousa

Postby Tim Jackson » Sun Aug 04, 2019 6:37 pm

I'm selling my baby BBb sousa. No brand name but maybe a Barcone. Has the Barcone scroll but no name engraved in the space.
I used this horn on a strolling jazz brunch... perfect. I think the bore is 590 or about 5/8". Plays well with a helleberg 7B mouthpiece and I used some larger bits to open it up a bit. I used it in several settings and it worked nicely. Lacquer is about 60%. A rare find these days! The other regular size sousa in the picture is a Holton Collegiate. Bell is 20" inches and the collar is 4.5"
Ready to play. Serious buyers should email or text with questions.

No case. But a 28" bass drum bag would probably do nicely.
I have a sousa gig bag made in India that is a little small for my 36K - I could sell that for $125 as part of a package.

price is $1000 plus shipping. Greyhound preferred.

Thanks for looking!
Tim jackson
Attachments
baby sousa with holton s.jpg
baby sousa s.jpg
Last edited by Tim Jackson on Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:15 pm, edited 2 times in total.
Tim Jackson
bugler
bugler
 
Posts: 130
Joined: Thu Mar 17, 2005 11:34 pm
Location: Pensacola Florida

Re: baby sousa

Postby sactubaguy59 » Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:42 pm

Is it Bb?
Pm sent
1951 #2341 4 valve King with Holton Bell
2006 Miraphone #282
1960 Conn 14k 4 valve Bb standard bell or helicon bell option
Heinz 57 Helicon Conn 20k valves; Mammoth body; Miraphone bell
2002 Musica 4 valve Bb tuba
Conn 20J,Conn 25J,Conn38k,Conn20k
sactubaguy59
bugler
bugler
 
Posts: 113
Joined: Tue Dec 03, 2013 2:48 pm

Re: Barcone sousa

Postby Tim Jackson » Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:14 pm

This is a nice playing little sousa if you're into brass and have back problems. Also most convenient when it's time to throw it in someone's trunk!


Tim
Tim Jackson
bugler
bugler
 
Posts: 130
Joined: Thu Mar 17, 2005 11:34 pm
Location: Pensacola Florida

Re: BBb Barcone mini sousa

Postby SporkGod » Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:04 pm

PM Sent.
SporkGod
lurker
lurker
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:28 pm

Re: BBb Barcone mini sousa

Postby PRO » Fri Oct 11, 2019 5:08 am

Tim, What does it weigh? Paul.
PRO
bugler
bugler
 
Posts: 207
Joined: Sat May 22, 2004 7:14 am

Re: BBb Barcone mini sousa

Postby SteveP » Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:01 pm

Very interesting. Reminds me of a small sousa I used to play about 60 years ago in the Westchester Youth Band (California - now defunct). Perfect size for an early-teen player.
Steve
Lake Havasu Regional Orchestra (tuba/board/treasurer)
Lake Havasu Symphonic Winds (board/treasurer)
User avatar
SteveP
3 valves
3 valves
 
Posts: 285
Joined: Sun Aug 11, 2013 5:08 pm
Location: Arizona Desert


Return to Items for sale

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: MSN [Bot], Tubaja and 11 guests