Compensating 4 valve vs. 5 valve Tubas

Compensating 4 valve vs. 5 valve Tubas

    
Compensating 4 valve vs. 5 valve Tubas    21:41 on Sunday, May 11, 2008          

twoba
(28 points)
Posted by twoba

Hey I am looking at a professional tuba to buy, but am not sure which way to go. I have seen some 5 valve BBb tubas and some with 4 compensating valves. I know that, for instance, using 1 and 4 on a non-compensating valve is sharp, but is it on a compensating one since there is extra tubing? THANKS


Re: Compensating 4 valve vs. 5 valve Tubas    20:24 on Sunday, August 24, 2008          

tuba1
(99 points)
Posted by tuba1

I have a BBb yamaha tuba with three valves but am going to play one with 4 in a couple of days.


   




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