Posted by Lee Stofer on May 30, 2003 at 07:30:51:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Re: Re: helicons vs. sousaphone? posted by helicon on May 29, 2003 at 14:54:22:
I have one of those instruments in the shop now. Although this one is older and is labeled, "Amati", it is the same horn. It plays very well, is somewhat like a Cerveny "Piggy" model in circular form. The generous bore size and nearly 20" bell make for a nice, fat sound.