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by ttf_baroquetrombone
Tue Jan 23, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle
Replies: 56
Views: 13543

sackbut mouthpiece Romera Daniel Lassalle

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229598#msg1229598"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103969.msg1229598#msg1229598]</s>Quote from: renbaroque on Jan 22, 2018, 11:37AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Well, I wanted to leave names out of it but yes, that's Greg. I, too...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: 4b problems and questions (and parts request)
Replies: 7
Views: 5025

4b problems and questions (and parts request)

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103997.msg1228812#msg1228812"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103997.msg1228812#msg1228812]</s>Quote from: Burgerbob on Jan 16, 2018, 02:40PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Looks like it could have been a marching horn at some point. All the ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: 4b problems and questions (and parts request)
Replies: 7
Views: 5025

4b problems and questions (and parts request)

<r>I recently bought a late 70s 4b and it's clearly been knocked over on a stand or had similar damage. There's a (barely visible in the pic) kink at the elbow just below the rotor housing that seems to be enough to make the bell too close to the slide. The curved bell/thumb brace is bent a little a...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Flying with Cronkhite small tenor case - Aircraft list
Replies: 7
Views: 4367

Flying with Cronkhite small tenor case - Aircraft list

<t>Just fyi, the Brass Bags double case fits on EVERYTHING (in the US, at least) with overheads, including the Dash-8, which has the smallest bins I've experienced. The only thing I've flown commercially with no overheads is the Air Canada Beechcraft, but they'll usually let me put my case in a seat...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Odd old Courtois
Replies: 6
Views: 4804

Odd old Courtois

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849]</s>Quote from: Edward_Solomon on Oct 14, 2017, 11:57AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Probably designed to be dual purpose over-the-shoulder and regul...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Odd old Courtois
Replies: 6
Views: 4804

Odd old Courtois

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102513.msg1216849#msg1216849]</s>Quote from: Edward_Solomon on Oct 14, 2017, 11:57AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Probably designed to be dual purpose over-the-shoulder and regul...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Tue Oct 10, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Odd old Courtois
Replies: 6
Views: 4804

Odd old Courtois

<r><br/> What's the deal? Is there a reason for its existence? Was it used for something specific? Does anyone happen to know anything about it? Is it just something else to blame on the French? Do tell!<br/> <br/> <IMG src="http://www.horn-u-copia.net/instruments/Courtois/Courtois-trombone-f.jpg"><...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon May 22, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Nartiss sackbut review
Replies: 36
Views: 2956

Nartiss sackbut review

<r>Thanks for the review. There are some interesting observations there.<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100019.msg1194960#msg1194960"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100019.msg1194960#msg1194960]</s>Quote from: renbaroque on May 22, 2017, 10:48AM<e>[/u...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Thu May 04, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192388#msg1192388"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192388#msg1192388]</s>Quote from: Tim Dowling on May 04, 2017, 02:20PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Anyway I want to get a Penzel 1850 style alto made. Also a great inst...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Thu May 04, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192282#msg1192282"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192282#msg1192282]</s>Quote from: HowardW on May 04, 2017, 05:05AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Of course it doesn't. What I was getting at was that the function of the ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Wed May 03, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192095#msg1192095"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1192095#msg1192095]</s>Quote from: HowardW on May 02, 2017, 12:53PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>No, you're wrong. The trombones used in Vienna were very much baroque-sty...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Tue May 02, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191967#msg1191967"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191967#msg1191967]</s>Quote from: SilverBone on May 01, 2017, 02:48PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>No, the OP is not long gone.  But he didn't expect this discussion to ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sun Apr 30, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191832#msg1191832"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191832#msg1191832]</s>Quote from: Bcschipper on Apr 30, 2017, 12:28PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Wow, you really mean trombone manufactured at Beethoven's time? What s...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:26 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: alto or tenor: Leonore #3
Replies: 163
Views: 10629

alto or tenor: Leonore #3

<r>Among other things in this thread:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191714#msg1191714"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99585.msg1191714#msg1191714]</s>Quote from: NBee on Apr 29, 2017, 10:43AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Now if you want to be as histo...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Alaska Airline - safe for horn?
Replies: 8
Views: 1227

Alaska Airline - safe for horn?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99372.msg1189702#msg1189702"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99372.msg1189702#msg1189702]</s>Quote from: Le.Tromboniste on Apr 16, 2017, 09:11AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Might be an airline choice. I've flown on Q-series a couple times ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Alaska Airline - safe for horn?
Replies: 8
Views: 1227

Alaska Airline - safe for horn?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99372.msg1189702#msg1189702"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99372.msg1189702#msg1189702]</s>Quote from: Le.Tromboniste on Apr 16, 2017, 09:11AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Might be an airline choice. I've flown on Q-series a couple times ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: The Business of Music
Topic: Typical pay for church Easter service
Replies: 14
Views: 7297

Typical pay for church Easter service

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99467.msg1190538#msg1190538"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99467.msg1190538#msg1190538]</s>Quote from: Geezerhorn on Apr 21, 2017, 02:28PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>It doesn't matter to me what, if anything, they pay me. However, I hav...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Copies of Ed. Kruspe Prof. Weschke Mouthpiece
Replies: 16
Views: 7233

Copies of Ed. Kruspe Prof. Weschke Mouthpiece

Another vote for great news! I'm definitely interested in picking up one or more at some point to try on my Schoppers.
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Repairs, Modifications, and Maintenance
Topic: Beer while practicing
Replies: 41
Views: 2628

Beer while practicing

I'm pretty sure that if beer killed trombones, there would be none left that were made before 2005.
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Mar 06, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?
Replies: 20
Views: 6811

Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1181096#msg1181096"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1181096#msg1181096]</s>Quote from: eggerinstruments on Feb 21, 2017, 08:32AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Yes to baroquetrombone, the SOT-7 is copied from the Schnitzer m...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Mar 06, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Schumann on a 160 year old trombone
Replies: 15
Views: 6151

Schumann on a 160 year old trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=93623.msg1179283#msg1179283"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=93623.msg1179283#msg1179283]</s>Quote from: sackbut-Nate on Feb 11, 2017, 05:10PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I think a good Romantic alto is something the market could use...<br...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Mar 06, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: History of the Trombone
Topic: Schumann on a 160 year old trombone
Replies: 15
Views: 6151

Schumann on a 160 year old trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=93623.msg1179283#msg1179283"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=93623.msg1179283#msg1179283]</s>Quote from: sackbut-Nate on Feb 11, 2017, 05:10PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I think a good Romantic alto is something the market could use...<br...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Mon Feb 20, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?
Replies: 20
Views: 6811

Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1180392#msg1180392"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1180392#msg1180392]</s>Quote from: MaestroHound on Feb 17, 2017, 06:28PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Is this another Schnitzer replica, maybe?? I am not familiar with th...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Feb 18, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: The Business of Music
Topic: Importing horns into the US
Replies: 9
Views: 6516

Importing horns into the US

<t>Interesting. <br/> <br/> I've heard this stuff before, but I've bought eight trombones from overseas (UK, Switzerland, Germany, Bulgaria, France) ranging in price from about $250 to over $4500 and I've never done anything more than pay (PP or bank transfer) and meet the mail lady at her truck. <b...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:48 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?
Replies: 20
Views: 6811

Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1180242#msg1180242"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1180242#msg1180242]</s>Quote from: renbaroque on Feb 17, 2017, 12:38AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Here's one. 24,5mm is about as big as I'd go, too, unless you have ser...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Wed Feb 15, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?
Replies: 20
Views: 6811

Where to buy a historically-based sackbut mouthpiece?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1179816#msg1179816"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81786.msg1179816#msg1179816]</s>Quote from: pvh on Feb 15, 2017, 07:17AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Nate, <br/> <br/> Would you be willing to speak more about the Egger SO-7? Do...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sun Feb 12, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Trombonist who fly with trombone on a regular basis--attn!!!!
Replies: 375
Views: 22315

Trombonist who fly with trombone on a regular basis--attn!!!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=32293.msg1179426#msg1179426"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=32293.msg1179426#msg1179426]</s>Quote from: stvatt on Feb 12, 2017, 06:13PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Anyone have experience taking a Cronkhite Bass Flight Bag on board an Embr...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Thu Jan 19, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175581#msg1175581"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175581#msg1175581]</s>Quote from: Euphanasia on Jan 18, 2017, 08:55PM<e>[/url]</e></URL><br/> So maybe it's not authentic, but there's something very cool abo...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175013#msg1175013"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1175013#msg1175013]</s>Quote from: robcat2075 on Jan 15, 2017, 05:18PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Although we say that experts can tell us how sackbuts were played 400 ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sun Jan 15, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174923#msg1174923"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174923#msg1174923]</s>Quote from: Euphanasia on Jan 15, 2017, 08:47AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I'm getting some very interesting ideas here. And it's fun to work on ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174717#msg1174717"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174717#msg1174717]</s>Quote from: BillO on Jan 13, 2017, 08:33PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I agree, and have been thinking about this for a while.  Where do I go?  I ...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Fri Jan 13, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174685#msg1174685"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174685#msg1174685]</s>Quote from: BGuttman on Jan 13, 2017, 03:24PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I have a Hackbut that started life as a Holton Collegiate (friction fit)...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174626#msg1174626"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=97369.msg1174626#msg1174626]</s>Quote from: Euphanasia on Jan 13, 2017, 09:09AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I see your point, and I agree that there's no way to simply cut down t...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Fri Jan 13, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?
Replies: 59
Views: 4501

Hackbut Theory: Given the cut bell, which features are most important to you?

<t>Imo, it's REALLY not worth it. I'd say that the main problem (aside from the mouthpiece, as you mentioned) is how heavily modern instruments are built. Even if you could successfully scrape down a bell, the rest of it would remain a problem. Then even if it was ALL lighter, you'd have a really bi...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: How many horns do you own?
Replies: 157
Views: 34554

How many horns do you own?

<r>Annoyingly, a couple more followed me home for about the cost of a nice dinner for two. I'm pretty sure my wife would've preferred the dinner, but I couldn't resist. Changes are in bold.<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=81907.msg1051394#msg1051394"><s>[url=http://trom...
by ttf_baroquetrombone
Wed Jan 07, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: How many horns do you own?
Replies: 157
Views: 34554

How many horns do you own?

<r>I just made a list for insurance, so I guess I'll list 'em here too. It is a little scary to see it on the screen though- it doesn't SEEM like I have many.  <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/eek.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/eek.gif">http://trombon...

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