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Kanstul 985-L Series 4-Valve Euphonium 985-L-1 Lacquer

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Product Price $3,080.0
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The 985-L features a .570 to .593 dual bore plus a traditional 4 valve design (3 top action and 1 side action) with outstanding response without resi...Click To Read More About This Product

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The 985-L features a .570 to .593 dual bore plus a traditional 4 valve design (3 top action and 1 side action) with outstanding response without resistance. The 985-L also features a 12-inch upright yellow brass bell.

  • Key: Bb
  • Bore: .570-.593-inch Dual Bore
  • Bell: 12-inch Two-Piece
  • Bell Material: Yellow Brass
  • Bell Position: Upright
  • Valves: Monel Pistons
  • Number of Valves: 4
  • Valve Position: Traditional 3 Top Action and 1 Side Action
  • System: Non-Compensating
  • Features: Traditional 4-Valve System; Bottom Sprung Monel Valves with Plastic Valve Guides; Large Shank Mouthpiece Receiver
  • Case: Yes
  • Mouthpiece: Kanstul 6-1/2AL-L
  • Mouthpiece Shank: Large
  • Finish: Lacquer, Silver
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Very nice horn so far

By Mike

from MT

Comments about Kanstul 985-L Series 4-Valve Euphonium:

I took a bit of a gamble with the Kanstul 985-L, but overall I am quite pleased.
I am primarily a Yamaha and King trombone player, but wanted to learn euphonium to play along with our organist at church.
So, I am learning how to "lip" my intonation, having been used to a slide to take care of that in the past. However, I brought the horn to a reputable tuba/euphonium player and my kids' band instructor, and they both agreed it was a very nice intermediate horn for a reasonable price.
The open middle F and D both seem a bit sharp on an electronic tuner, as well as the F# and G, but with the main tuning slide, 1st valve slide, and 3rd valve slides open 1/2 inch, and playing the middle C and F on the 4th valve, I am learning to get the overall intonation quite a bit better. I am not at all used to valves, so I also got the Hal Leonard Essential Technique book 3 to help me learn. I am sure I'll keep this instrument for life. Good work Kanstul!

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