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Euphonium. Nominal pitch: C / B♭.

Technical description: brass; fitting for music card holder. With long main tuning-slide for B?. Valve type: 3 Périnet valves, bottom sprung; alignment by key on piston. Repair History: The Ctuning-slide is a replacement by North Winds, made 17-24 February 2006. Probably it was built inC with an extension piece (adding c284mm to the sounding length) to be inserted between the body and the main tuning-slide to give B?; at some point the main tuning-slide was shortened and soldered into the extension piece.

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    Gautrot aîné [Corporation]
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    University of Edinburgh
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs classification:423.231.2
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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:423.231.2
  • Repository:University of Edinburgh
  • Measurements:653; bell 223.