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Holton H179 Farkas Series Fixed Bell Double Horn



The Holton Farkas H179 Double French Horn are a free blowing horn with a rich, dark sound designed especially for the “big horn” artist. The Farkas H179 F Horn has tapered tubing and the bell throat is larger for a bigger, darker, tone. The bell flare produces a mellow, velvety tone plus a little overtone of a ringing quality. Hard nickel silver responds quickly and sounds brighter up close. This H179 Horn is the most popular model in the Farkas Horn series. The Holton H179 Professional Farkas French Horn is regarded among working professionals and leading academics as the flagship of the Holton fleet. It produces a truly centered tone sought by all players. True temper makes it a delight to fly over even the most difficult passages. The solid nickel silver edition of the model H179 French Horn has especially good center and projection. .468″ bore; 12-1/4″ bell hand-hammered nickel silver. Looking at this horn you’d think it’s new. The silver is in phenomenal condition and shows almost no signs of wear. Has been fully adjusted and is in excellent playing condition! Feel free to reach out if you have any questions! We’re here to help and look forward to working with you!

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Additional information

Weight 20 lbs
Dimensions 28 × 28 × 18 in