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  1. Miraphone 1292 New Yorker Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba Miraphone 1292 New Yorker Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba
    Miraphone 1292 New Yorker Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba

    The 1292 is similar to the Miraphone 1291 with the addition of a bell garland to increase the dynamic...

    $13,009.00
    MSRP:
    $23,399.00 (save 44%)
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  2. Tama by Kanstul KTB54C4V Series 4-Valve 5/4 Convertible BBb Tuba Tama by Kanstul KTB54C4V Series 4-Valve 5/4 Convertible BBb Tuba
    Starting at $9,030.00
    MSRP:
    $13,700.00 (save 26%)
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  3. B&S 5099/2/W Series 5-Valve F Tuba B&S 5099/2/W Series 5-Valve F Tuba
    Starting at $9,949.00
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    $16,543.00 (save 40%)
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  4. Yamaha YBB-202MWC Series Marching 4/4 BBb Tuba Yamaha YBB-202MWC Series Marching 4/4 BBb Tuba
    $7,026.99
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    $11,284.00 (save 38%)
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  1. Kanstul 902-4C Series 4-Valve 3/4 CC Tuba Kanstul 902-4C Series 4-Valve 3/4 CC Tuba
    Kanstul 902-4C Series 4-Valve 3/4 CC Tuba

    The Kanstul 902 / 4C CC Concert Tuba features a .689-inch bore with 4 front action valves designed for a warm,...

    Starting at $5,719.00
    MSRP:
    $8,940.00 (save 30%)
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  2. Meinl Weston 2182 Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba Meinl Weston 2182 Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba
    $10,939.00
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    $15,628.00 (save 30%)
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  3. Willson 3400S Professional Eb Tuba Willson 3400S Professional Eb Tuba
    Willson 3400S Professional Eb Tuba

    Willson has out done themselves on this instrument. They have put just about every option available on this...

    $12,293.00
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    $13,365.00 (save 8%)
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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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    $22,169.00 (save 40%)
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  1. Kanstul 90-S Side Action Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba Kanstul 90-S Side Action Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba
    $9,400.00
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    $12,000.00 (save 22%)
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  2. Kanstul 33-S Side Action Series 5-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Kanstul 33-S Side Action Series 5-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $8,900.00
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    $12,500.00 (save 29%)
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  3. 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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  4. Meinl Weston 45P 5 Valve F Tuba Meinl Weston 45P 5 Valve F Tuba
    Starting at $10,859.00
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    $18,319.00 (save 33%)
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    $9,179.25
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  1. Miraphone S186 Standard Series 5-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case Miraphone S186 Standard Series 5-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case
    $9,439.00
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    $17,624.00 (save 46%)
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  2. B&S 3301 Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba B&S 3301 Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $10,729.00
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    $17,816.00 (save 40%)
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  3. Jupiter 780 Concert Series 4-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba Jupiter 780 Concert Series 4-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $4,775.00
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    $6,500.00 (save 27%)
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  4. 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
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    $17,049.00 (save 45%)
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    $7,004.25
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  1. Miraphone 281 Firebird Series 6-Valve 5/4 F Tuba Miraphone 281 Firebird Series 6-Valve 5/4 F Tuba
    Miraphone 281 Firebird Series 6-Valve 5/4 F Tuba

    The Miraphone 281 Firebird 6 Valve F Tuba has the best intonation of any F tuba available. The Miraphone...

    Starting at $11,559.00
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    $21,619.00 (save 45%)
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  2. 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
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    $14,355.00 (save 40%)
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  3. Besson BE983 Sovereign Series Compensating EEb Tuba Besson BE983 Sovereign Series Compensating EEb Tuba
    Starting at $11,629.00
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    $19,016.00 (save 39%)
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  4. Yamaha Neo Series Compensating Eb Tuba Yamaha Neo Series Compensating Eb Tuba
    $9,982.99
    MSRP:
    $14,255.00 (save 30%)
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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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