The Wessex 'Champion' is a classic British style 4-valve compensated EEb bass ideal for use in brass band, wind band, military band or orchestra - it is one of the most versatile tubas available.
Used by professionals, and in championship brass bands, it has spot on intonation, beautiful tone and great projection - and is quite the equal of others at triple the price.
You owe it to yourself to try this tuba before you buy!
- Bell: 19″ (480mm)
- Bore: valves 1 to 3 0.69″ (17.5mm), 4th valve 0.73” (18.65mm)
- Height: 34.6″ (880mm)
- Weight: 17½ lb (8kg), In case 41.45 lbs (18.8kg)
- Fitted with marching hooks and lyre block
- Stainless steel valves with reinforced nylon guide pin for quiet, smooth and reliable action
- Wyvern engraved valve buttons
- Gold brass lead pipe and floating off bell for greater resonance
- Heavy bell for greater projection
- Nickel reinforcing plates and ribbing all around outer bows for strength
- Nickel silver inner and outer slides
- 5 water keys including 4th valve slide
- Hard latched case with wheels
- MOUNT VERNON Mouthpiece
- Marching strap
Eb Compensated Bass Tuba ‘Champion’
Please note that pricing is an estimate and will depend on the available exchange rate available and changes in pricing from our supplier. Contact us for an exact quote. Note our price will include GST and import duty, which overseas prices will exclude.