HOYER/CORNFORD

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£3,970.00

 

 

 

 

Maker: MEISTER HANS HOYER

Made in GDR, the former East Germany

Type: 'Descant' Bb/A+/F alto

 

Bore / Throat: medium

Alloy: unlacquered lacquered yellow brass

Bell flare: detachable

Visual/cosmetic condition: very good

Weight: 2.4 kg

Case: Paxman fibreglass 'suitcase'

Further details: 

This is a very special Hoyer!

It has been extensively customised with several

important CORNFORD* components: leadpipe, bell flare and tail.

*Christopher Cornford is a leading German horn maker, formerly an Alexander master-craftsman.

 

Replacement of these critical hand-made components has resulted in a horn that is a fine, sensitive instrument with ‘all the notes in the right places’ and a flexible range of tone colours.

   Furthermore, an alternative Alexander bell flare may be available with this horn.

 

NB: the horn is currently housed with its owner in Dorking, Surrey, UK. Contact details can be provided on request.

 

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accepting no responsibility as a principal.

 

 

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HOYER/CORNFORD