Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba

  • Item # 1177533
  • Model # BE982-1-0

The Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign 4 Valve Compensating EEb Tuba has been a favorite of British Brass Band musicians for many years. The Besson 982 Sovereign EEb Tuba features a compensating 4… Learn More

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Marching Model!

The Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign 4 Valve Compensating EEb Tuba has been a favorite of British Brass Band musicians for many years. The Besson 982 Sovereign EEb Tuba features a compensating 4 top action valve design to bring the lower register in tune plus a high position mouthpipe for the marching band and is fitted with carriage rings and a lyre holder for comfort and convenience. The Besson Sovereign 982 EEb Tuba mouthpipe is slightly narrower, to produce a brighter, clear tone. The Besson BE982 Sovereign EEb Tuba includes a case and mouthpiece.

Features

  • Key of EEb
  • .689" bore
  • 19" upright bell
  • 4 top action piston valves, compensating design
  • Includes case and mouthpiece

Technical Specification

Besson BE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba

  • Bell: Adds strength and protection to bell
  • Bottom Sprung Valves: Fast valve action
  • Compensating System: Improves intonation of lower register
  • Computerized Bell Spinning: Tonal consistency
  • Construction: Excellent response and durability
  • Delrin Valve Guides: For quiet action
  • High Positioned Mouthpipe: Suitable for parade use
  • Piston: Smooth action and non-corrosive
  • Slides: Non-corrosive
  • Spring Damper Set: For quieter valve action
  • Valves: Non-corrosive
  • Water Keys: For a perfect seal