C.G. Conn “raincatcher” BBb sousaphone – $2,750.00

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C.G. Conn “raincatcher” BBb sousaphone, serial # 87141, mfg. late 1904 – $2,750.00  One of the earliest examples of the Conn Sousaphone, this hand-made, 110-year-old tuba is quite lightweight, even though it is essentially the same size as the 38K or 20K.   The workmanship found in this sousaphone is exquisite.  The mouthpiece pictured is not included, […]

Sherman BBb Cimbasso – $1,995.00

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 J.C. Sherman BBb Cimbasso, satin-silver, w/ case and mouthpiece Have you desired to explore the opportunities of orchestral cimbasso playing, but the cost of a cimbasso kept you from doing so?  This instrument, made by tubist and instrument repairman J.C. Sherman in Ohio, is composed of King parts in a clever, low-cost alternative to the […]

B & S GR 51 / PT605 BBb Tuba – $6,500.00

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This tuba is in very nearly-new condition, with only very minor cosmetic imperfections anywhere on the instrument. The valves are exceptionally smooth, and I find that the instrument is quite well-made throughout. Due to the medium-large bore of the leadpipe and valveset, it is a larger instrument that is efficient and does not require a […]