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  1. Yamaha YCB-822 Series Professional 4/4 CC Tuba Yamaha YCB-822 Series Professional 4/4 CC Tuba
    Yamaha YCB-822 Series Professional 4/4 CC Tuba

    This custom CC Tuba is a solid instrument. Great sound and excellent resonance and a terrific low register...

    $13,647.99
    MSRP:
    $19,514.00 (save 30%)
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  2. Jupiter 380 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Convertible BBb Tuba Jupiter 380 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Convertible BBb Tuba
    Jupiter 380 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Convertible BBb Tuba

    The Jupiter 380L Convertible 3/4 BBb Tuba is a left shoulder convertible marching/concert tuba that is an...

    Starting at $4,175.00
    MSRP:
    $6,015.00 (save 20%)
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  3. Adams MTB1 Series Marching BBb Tuba Adams MTB1 Series Marching BBb Tuba
    Starting at $8,329.99
    MSRP:
    $13,500.00 (save 36%)
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  4. B&S GR55 Series 4-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba B&S GR55 Series 4-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $8,639.00
    MSRP:
    $14,355.00 (save 40%)
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  1. Miraphone 186 Series 4 Valve CC Tuba Miraphone 186 Series 4 Valve CC Tuba
    Miraphone 186 Series 4 Valve CC Tuba

    The "S" version does not have the nickel-silver tuning slides and brace tubes. These are just polished and...

    Starting at $8,539.00
    MSRP:
    $17,049.00 (save 45%)
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    $7,004.25
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  2. Miraphone 381 Belcanto Solo Series 6-Valve 5/4 F Tuba Miraphone 381 Belcanto Solo Series 6-Valve 5/4 F Tuba
    Starting at $11,249.00
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    $15,169.00 (save 26%)
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  3. Tama by Kanstul KTB44C Series 3-Valve 4/4 Convertible BBb Tuba Tama by Kanstul KTB44C Series 3-Valve 4/4 Convertible BBb Tuba
    Starting at $7,600.00
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    $11,530.00 (save 26%)
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  4. Cerveny CBB 603-4 Piggy Series 4-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba Cerveny CBB 603-4 Piggy Series 4-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    $6,879.00
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    $10,099.00 (save 32%)
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  1. Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba
    Starting at $11,249.00
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    $18,843.00 (save 39%)
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  2. Meinl Weston 195/5P Fafner Series 5-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba Meinl Weston 195/5P Fafner Series 5-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $14,089.00
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    $22,255.00 (save 30%)
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  3. Meinl Weston 2011RA HoJo Gravity Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Meinl Weston 2011RA HoJo Gravity Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    $9,629.00
    MSRP:
    $13,658.00 (save 30%)
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  4. Yamaha YFB-822 Custom Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba Yamaha YFB-822 Custom Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba
    Yamaha YFB-822 Custom Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba

    The Yamaha 822 F tuba has a beautiful, rich tenor voice in the middle and high registers and has a strong,...

    Starting at $11,811.99
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    $17,500.00 (save 30%)
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  1. Amati ABB 221 Series 3-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Amati ABB 221 Series 3-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $3,229.00
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    $4,859.00 (save 34%)
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  2. Tama by Kanstul KTB44 Series 3-Valve 4/4 Marching BBb Tuba Tama by Kanstul KTB44 Series 3-Valve 4/4 Marching BBb Tuba
    Starting at $5,950.00
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    $9,100.00 (save 26%)
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  3. Conn Conn 5JW Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Conn Conn 5JW Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    $6,729.00
    MSRP:
    $9,695.00 (save 31%)
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  4. King 2341W Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba King 2341W Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    King 2341W Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba

    BBb, 4 front action valves, .687"(17.45mm) bore, 19"(483mm) upright bell, 1st valve slide, lacquer finish. A...

    Starting at $6,929.00
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    $9,995.00 (save 31%)
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  1. Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve Gold Brass BBb Tuba with Hard Case Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve Gold Brass BBb Tuba with Hard Case
    $9,179.00
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    $17,614.00 (save 48%)
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  2. King 1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba King 1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    King 1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba

    Students come in all shapes and sizes and tuba players are no exception. Each of those tuba players should be...

    $4,629.00
    MSRP:
    $6,714.00 (save 31%)
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  3. Miraphone 191 Series 5-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case Miraphone 191 Series 5-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case
    $10,689.00
    MSRP:
    $20,117.00 (save 47%)
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  4. B&S 3098 Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba B&S 3098 Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba
    Starting at $12,199.00
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    $20,328.00 (save 40%)
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Like many contemporary brass instruments, the tuba's roots can be traced back to legendary 19th-century craftsman Adolphe Sax. The original instrument is known today as a Wagner tuba, because it was first pitched to the composer Richard Wagner, who adopted it into his orchestra in 1853 and gave the tuba its foothold in the music world. Since then, the tuba has been refined over the decades into its modern form and is now a vital instrument for brass and marching bands, orchestras and more. The four keys of tuba are BBb, CC, EEb and F. Your band or orchestra will usually determine which key instrument you need, with BBb used for marching bands and CC for orchestral play as a rule of thumb. If you have a small frame, a smaller tuba that needs a lower volume of air may be better suited to you physically than a larger model. A tuba's layout affects not only how it looks and feels, but also the way it is played. The most important difference you'll find is the compensating design of some tubas, which uses added tubing to tune the lower register. Tubas without this feature sometimes use an extra valve instead. The best choice for you comes down to your own skills and experience. Another thing to consider in a tuba is the material. While each instrument is different, some general rules apply. The base of the tuba is either yellow or gold brass, with the gold brass containing more copper and resulting in an instrument that's slightly darker in both color and tone. A tuba may also have a silver-plated or lacquer finish, of which silver-plate tubas tend to be brighter-sounding. Apart from the tuba, you will also find here its cousin, the sousaphone. Named for the composer and bandleader who popularized it, John Philip Sousa, this instrument is played most often in marching bands. Because of this, many sousaphones are made with fiberglass bells for a lighter weight and easier carry. In a concert setting, full brass sousaphones are preferred for their acoustic properties. You can also find hybrid models with a fiberglass body and brass bell to give you a balance between weight and sound. Whether you're looking at tubas or sousaphones, there are a lot to choose from. To narrow down your options, start by making a list of the exact features you want—this will let you rule some out right away. Once you've pared down the selection, choosing your new tuba or sousaphone is a much easier task.

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