Houghton Horns is pleased to feature Hetman (R) Lubricants, a wide range of application-specific products for the discriminating musician. Hetman lubricants are non-toxic and compatible with conventional petroleum-based oils.
Perfect for removing mouthpiece build-up that is both unsightly and detrimental to good tone production. Safely and successfully removes dirt and grime from the inside of your mouthpiece when combined with appropriate cleaning detergents and/or solvents.
Exclusive, safe, and effective formula for use on all materials and surfaces.The active ingredients in this disinfectant make your mouthpiece safe to use by preventing and killing germs. It comes with a spray top for small doses, making it safe to use on children’s mouthpieces too.
The slide tubing of S.E. Shires handslides is drawn in house, to precise tolerances. Our slides are then carefully assembled, aligned, and stress relieved to assure the smooth, trouble-free action that has become the hallmark of S.E. Shires trombones. Handslide models are specified by letters indicating instrument type (A = alto, T = tenor, B = bass) and crook width…
S.E. Shires trombone tuning slides are engineered with a unique, smooth, double-radius design. They combine the best characteristics of single- and double-radius tuning slides in terms of timbre, response, and intonation. Tuning slide models are specified by letters indicating instrument type, material, taper, and whether the slide crook is seamed or unsealed.
Because an airtight valve is essential to quick response and centered feel in all registers--and many valve options on the market do not meet their pressure-test standards--S.E. Shires chooses to produce all of their valves in house. They thoroughly test for tight fit and perfect action at every stage of manufacture. Large- and medium-bore tenor valve sections can be made with…