Holton has been a name in the production of Brass Instruments for 100 or so years. Holton French Horns have been widely used by Pro Horn Players and their Students.
The Holton H 379 Double French Horn is very responsive and free-blowing with excellent tonal balance. Made in the 1980's it has been well cared for. We have recently had it relacquered by Leopold Müller in Baiersdorf, Germany and they did a splendid job.
Being nearly 40 years old it has had some experience and, of course, there are traces of having been used, but the horn looks quite beautiful !! This Holton Farkas H 379 French Horn has an illustrious past as well as a bright and delightful future.
Features of this HOLTON H 379 French Horn:
- Key: F / Bb
- Bore: .468 inch
- Bell type: Fixed
- Bell material: Nickel Silver
- Lead pipe: Fixed, hand annealed
- Lead pipe material: Nickel Silver
- Linkage: String
- Serial number: 583941
And it comes with:
- Brand New Mouthpiece
- Brand New Case
- Rotor Oil
- Cleaning cloths, etc.
We have disassembled this Pre-Owned Holton H 379 and have cleaned, polished and oiled the valves. All tuning slides have been polished, cleaned and oiled. The overall look of the horn is Excellent. This Beauty offers the hornist years and years of French Horn Pleasure.