Verus VG Double Horn

$3,095.00$3,495.00

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A modified Knopf-style professional model double French horn in F/Bb.

With the purchase of this horn, you will receive a free Verus VX one-piece mouthpiece. Once you’ve made your purchase, just contact us and let us know which size mouthpiece you want. Shop VX mouthpieces now: https://houghtonhorns.com/shop/verus-vx-14-mpc/

VERUS: (Latin) True; truthful; genuine; actual; real; just.

The new Verus Model V is capturing the attention of horn players everywhere. This professional model instrument features a modified Knopf-style wrap that is inspired by contemporary German design. This free-flowing layout with centralized main and F tuning slides yields optimal balance, both aesthetically and acoustically. The horn produces a rich, buttery sound with European flair, and it offers incredible value at its current price point.

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Model Variants

In order to better suit a variety of players, the Verus Model V is available in two variants: V and VG. The VG is made in gold brass with a corrosion-resistant gold brass leadpipe, giving it a dark, mellow sound. A lacquered finish will keep it looking brand new for years.

Choice, Protection and Assurance

Every Verus V/VG is sold with its own flight case. This durable luxury case is guaranteed to fit the body of the instrument precisely, while providing excellent protection. Features include an ample music pouch, mouthpiece and accessory storage, backpack straps and shoulder strap, and an ABS plastic interior shell with ballistic nylon cover and soft foam interior. Houghton Horns stands behind all Verus model horns by including a five-year limited mechanical warranty, allowing you to invest with peace of mind.

Specifications

Type

Double Horn F/Bb

Body

Gold Brass

Bell

Gold Brass, Spun

Bell Size

Medium

Bell Type

Detachable or Fixed

Finish

Lacquered 

Lever Action

String

Leadpipe

Gold Brass

Bore Size

12.1 mm (.476″)

Valve Rotors

Solid Brass

Valve Casing

Nickel Silver

Number of Valves

4

Finger Hook

Adjustable

Thumb Lever

Adjustable

Hand Rest

None

Water Keys

1, Amado

Weight

5.6 lb

Mouthpiece

Your choice of Verus VX one-piece mouthpiece

Case

Verus flight case

*Raw brass, polished brass, and unlacquered instruments and mouthpieces will tarnish quickly and may not arrive with a flawless finish. This is a natural property of raw brass, which will develop a rich golden-brown patina over time.

Warning Sign

California residents: See Prop 65 warning.
All brass instruments and brass instrument mouthpieces may contain lead, which is known to cause cancer and reproductive harm. – www.P65Warnings.ca.gov