Description: Tuba - Meister Gerhard Schneider Full Size , 4 valve Tuba -Excellent Condition
This German made full size tuba has engraved on the bell "Meister Gerhard Schneider". It is in excellent condition with 95% of the lacquer. It is 44" tall, with a 16 & 1/2" bell. The bell has a nickel bell rim. This beautiful instrument has 4 smooth action rotor valves. The bore is .750, and it is in the key of BBb. Approximately 5 years young, this fine instrument plays well throughout the register, and produces a rich, warm, dark sound. It comes with a new Schilke 66 mouthpiece, and has been professionally chemical - cleaned by "thebrassmaster". This great tuba sounds very similar to comparable Miraphone models. The serial number is 1194XX.