Re: Bobo bass F Horn?

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Posted by Did he put his hand in the bell? on December 26, 1999 at 22:14:33:

In Reply to: Bobo bass F Horn? posted by steve dedman on December 26, 1999 at 16:32:25:

So, was Roger Bobo's hand perched in the bell of this French Horn wrap tuba?

He'd probably need a catcher's mit on the bell hand!

Probably it was more like a mellophone... i.e. built and tuned to *not* require the RH in the bell.

Which brings me to another small question... were the valves fingered with the left hand or right hand?

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