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  1. Conn 5J Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Only Conn 5J Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Only
    Conn 5J Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Only

    4-valve BBb tuba.

    $5,949.00
    MSRP:
    $8,645.00 (save 31%)
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  2. B&S 3099/2/W Series 5-Valve F Tuba B&S 3099/2/W Series 5-Valve F Tuba
    Starting at $9,307.00
    MSRP:
    $15,513.00 (save 40%)
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  3. Miraphone S186 Standard Series 4/4 BBb Tuba Miraphone S186 Standard Series 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Miraphone S186 Standard Series 4/4 BBb Tuba

    The Miraphone S-186 Series 4/4 BBb Tuba is the world famous true powerhouse in the tuba world. This Miraphone...

    Starting at $7,979.00
    MSRP:
    $15,149.00 (save 47%)
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    $7,021.52
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  4. Kanstul 900-4B Series 4-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba Kanstul 900-4B Series 4-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $6,679.00
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    $10,710.00 (save 29%)
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  1. B&S GR41 Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba B&S GR41 Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba
    Starting at $10,498.00
    MSRP:
    $19,250.00 (save 40%)
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    Yamaha YBB-641 Professional Rotary Tuba Yamaha YBB-641 Professional Rotary Tuba
    $9,469.99
    MSRP:
    $13,599.00 (save 30%)
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  3. Yamaha YEB-632S Series Compensating Eb Tuba Yamaha YEB-632S Series Compensating Eb Tuba
    $9,506.99
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    $13,576.00 (save 30%)
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  4. Miraphone M9000L Ambassador Lacquer BBb Tuba Miraphone M9000L Ambassador Lacquer BBb Tuba
    Miraphone M9000L Ambassador Lacquer BBb Tuba

    The Miraphone M9000 Ambassador is the newest addition to the Miraphone BBb tuba line. The M9000 Ambassador...

    Starting at $9,809.00
    MSRP:
    $20,759.00 (save 46%)
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  1. Kanstul 902-3B Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba Kanstul 902-3B Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    Kanstul 902-3B Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba

    The Kanstul 902 / 3B Tuba features a .656-inch bore with 3 top action valves in a 3/4 size perfect for younger...

    Starting at $4,065.00
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    $5,790.00 (save 30%)
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  2. Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba

    The Miraphone 186 Pro Series 4/4 BBb Tuba is the world famous true powerhouse in the tuba world. This...

    Starting at $7,979.00
    MSRP:
    $16,389.00 (save 48%)
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  3. Besson BE983 Sovereign Series Compensating EEb Tuba Besson BE983 Sovereign Series Compensating EEb Tuba
    Starting at $11,048.00
    MSRP:
    $18,542.00 (save 39%)
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  4. Meinl Weston 2011FA HoJo Gravity Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Meinl Weston 2011FA HoJo Gravity Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    $8,374.00
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    $11,852.00 (save 29%)
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  1. Tama by Kanstul KTB34 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Marching BBb Tuba Tama by Kanstul KTB34 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Marching BBb Tuba
    $6,147.00
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    $8,366.35 (save 27%)
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  2. Meinl Weston 6450 Baer Production Series 5-Valve 6/4 CC Tuba Meinl Weston 6450 Baer Production Series 5-Valve 6/4 CC Tuba
    $23,015.00
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    $34,508.00 (save 33%)
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  3. 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
    MSRP:
    $17,500.00 (save 30%)
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  4. Meinl Weston 2182 Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba Meinl Weston 2182 Series 5-Valve 4/4 F Tuba
    $10,395.00
    MSRP:
    $14,884.00 (save 30%)
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  1. Miraphone 1291 Series 4-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case Miraphone 1291 Series 4-Valve BBb Tuba with Hard Case
    $10,069.00
    MSRP:
    $19,116.00 (save 47%)
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  2. Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve Yellow Brass BBb Tuba with Hard Case Miraphone 186-4U Series 4-Valve Yellow Brass BBb Tuba with Hard Case
    $8,319.00
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    $16,374.00 (save 49%)
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  3. Tama by Kanstul KTB34 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Marching BBb Tuba Tama by Kanstul KTB34 Series 3-Valve 3/4 Marching BBb Tuba
    Starting at $5,510.00
    MSRP:
    $7,440.00 (save 26%)
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  4. B&S 3198 Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba B&S 3198 Series 5-Valve 5/4 CC Tuba
    Starting at $12,295.00
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    $20,507.00 (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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