The clear arrangement of the pipe elbows led to an optimization of the center of gravity, so that the instrument is very comfortable to hold
Other highlights are the tuning slide on the B side, which simplifies cleaning, and the individually adjustable thumb lever for the changeover valve.
The horn is manufactured in the medium scale, but can optionally supplied in ML
TAPER OPTIONS BRENDAN – our Geyer-model, named after the Irish Saint who discovered the „New World” in the 11th century, captures the richest integrity of tone in the fortissimo range without the harshness found in most Geyer copies. It is possible that players used to a far larger throat will find the Brendan the perfect balance of response and power. The Brendan taper can be well combined with different bell flares. AMERICUS – this popular instrument is perhaps our most unusual! How can an instrument with only a large throat provide the broadness of tone of the large Kruspe style instruments, yet be so easy to play? With success the Americus has invaded the very bastion of the large, nickel hornplaying school, providing the player with all the power and aggression demanded but with far superior accuracy. More about this on the OPTIONS page.