Hello and welcome to our community! Is this your first visit?


 Reviews · Register  

  • Pin It


King 1050 "Liberty"
Reviews Views
1 8555
Recommended By Average Price Average Rating
100% of reviewers $150.00 9.0


Model 1050 "Liberty"

Production Start: 1900-1920

[image provided by HNWhite.com; 1926]
Search Lowest Price:

Bore (inch): 0.448
Bell (inch): 4.500
Website: http://www.hnwhite.com
Keywords: King 1050 "Liberty"
Social Media:
  • Pin It


Review Date: 4/28/2007 Would you recommend the product? Yes | Price you paid?: $150.00 | Rating: 9 

Pros: Easy to play, valves incredibly smooth (especially for a 85+ year old horn)
Cons: Hard to find, no first valve thumb hook (no big deal)

I bought this horn off of ebay and I am very pleased with the purchase. The one I bought needs some few minor repairs, it was in great shape for its age. These horns were very popular in their time and still play great today. It has a cool thing on the main tuning slide where you can quick-change from Bb to A. I plays beautifully and also looks beautiful with the ingravings on the bell. Speaking of the bell, it's rather small which may make it a little too stuffy in the upper register for some people. Definitely worth the time and money.
This user is offline
Click here to see this users profile Click here to Send this user a Private Message Find more posts by this user  

About BrassReview

    BrassReview.com is the largest source for instrument reviews on the internet. Our users are now adding new trumpet, trombones, tubas, and french horns daily, and adding reviews, discussions, and links on their favorite instruments, and related equipment.

Follow us on

Twitter Facebook

BrassReview.com 2.12
Copyright 2004 - 2012

Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.0
Copyright © 2019 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.