Yamaha's hand-made custom horns are unparalleled in comfort and sound quality. The double descant horn is pitched in Bb and High F, which is one octave higher than standard F, to help hornists tackle the high-register demands of Baroque repertoire.
The Hans Hoyer 801 Intermediate Double French Horn is an excellent German made double horn for the advancing student. The Hoyer 801 features a .468-inch bore with a Geyer wrap valve cluster with mechanical linkage for excellent response plus a 12.2-inch medium throat bell for superior resonance and projection. The Hoyer 801 also features an adjustable thumb lever and hand rest for player comfort. The Hans Hoyer 801 Intermediate Double French Horn includes a case and mouthpiece and is available in lacquer finish with a fixed bell (801-L) or a detachable / screw bell (801-AL) design.
$4,631.00 - $4,961.00MSRP: $6,720.00
Lacquer, Lacquer Detachable Bell
Yamaha YHR668DII. The Yamaha 668II Series Pro French Horns offer accurate intonation and a comfortable feel. The 668II Kruspe horn has a large throat bell for a full sound, and a quick response. The Yamaha 668II is available in a lacquer (YHR-668II), lacquer-detachable bell (YHR-668DII), nickel silver (YHR-668NII) or nickel silver-detachable bell (YHR-668NDII).