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Holton 47 "Symphony"
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Holton Symphony Model 47

The Holton No. 47 trumpet sets entirely new and higher standards of intonation even without the aid of its quick acting tuning fist slide "trigger" and third slide tunign adjustment.

Coupled with this tuning, model No. 47 delivers a live, vibrant, staisfying tone that responds easily, quickly and yet with a controlled resistance that nakes even the longest sessions noticeable easier. Valve action is lighting fast to ingenius design and the use of special copper-nickel alloy valves whcih requie no plating and which have an oil retainign finish. Medium bore (0.459) , one piece bell
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Bore (inch): 0.459
Bell Type: 1 Piece
Valves: Copper/Nickel
Website: http://www.gleblanc.com
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Review Date: 4/8/2006 Would you recommend the product? Yes | Price you paid?: $350.00 | Rating: 10 

 
Pros: I bought mine in1960 and have been playing ever since. It has been a great horn to me, it has played everywhere.
Cons: none

 
I had it completely restored in 1995 as I played it at my daughtor wedding. I was 13 years of age when I bought it in 1960. I would love to know how many are still be usued.
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Anonymous
Review Date: 5/20/2006 Would you recommend the product? Yes | Price you paid?: None indicated | Rating: 9 

 
Pros: Does what you want it to
Cons: May not be "the" sound

 
Early Holton trumpets are very well made. This cannot be disputed. Furthermore, they are easy to play. The 47 is a horn you can start using on gigs from day one. It will not fail you. All it needs is a musical idea and some air support. There are no weird notes or anything else to trip you up.
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Review Date: 3/10/2009 Would you recommend the product? Yes | Price you paid?: $900.00 | Rating: 10 

 
Pros: Gold brass, one piece bell. Sounds great & easy to play!
Cons: NONE

 
Very easy playing horn. Easy to play upper registers. Everyone who has played my horn has loved it (so far anyway)! Great sound.
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