Excellent horn for chamber orchestra.
The Holton Farkas H178 / H278 Double French Horn is an excellent choice for a player looking for a Horn for small ensemble or chamber work. The Farkas H178 / H278 French Horn features a medium throat yellow brass bell construction, which produces a higher tone color with more overtones with clearer projection. The Holton H178 / H278 Farkas Double Horn includes a case and mouthpiece and is available in lacquer finish with a fixed bell (H-178) or a screw bell (H-278).
- F/Bb double
- .468" bore
- 12.25" medium-throated hand-hammered yellow brass bell
- .310 venturi of yellow brass
- Tapered hand-lapped valve rotors
- Brass branches and bows with solid nickel silver connecting ferrules