Posted by Leftie on April 03, 2002 at 16:12:54:
In Reply to: Re: tubas at dillon posted by Lew on April 03, 2002 at 08:54:13:
I once had a tuba with the 4+1, left-hand fifth configuration. I got used to it in about three days, and then really loved it. The only disadvantage was the fifth valve lever snagging the clothing of some cute bassoon player while setting up in a crowded pit.