Re: Re: Re: queston for Eb tuba players

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Posted by Brian Frederiksen on May 24, 1999 at 21:22:23:

In Reply to: Re: Re: queston for Eb tuba players posted by John Swensen on May 24, 1999 at 15:29:22:

So you figured out who made it for whom - not bad!

First, I have never tried popping it so I cannot say anything about that. I am surprised you have a 25 cent pitch varience between your mouthpieces - that is really a lot, perhaps if true would be to much to compensate.

As far as intonation, there is a slight difference, slight enough that it can be compensated without pulling the slides (I am not normally a slide puller).

Yea, I've seen adjustable cups for other instruments but not tuba. This is a custom job!

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