[Trombone-l] dg talks equipment???

thetubameister at adelphia.net thetubameister at adelphia.net
Sat Nov 5 20:40:10 CST 2005

 I learned bass bone on a first generation 7B.  I still think it might have been the best bass I ever played (there are rumors about a leadpipe accident with it, so it was better than it was supposed to be :-)

Every DuoGrav I've played was a wonderful instrument.  Different than many modern instruments, but absolutely excellent!

---- Keith Marr <Mail at gothicway.fsnet.co.uk> wrote: 
> That's a good point Earl, for a few years now I've used first a Holton, and 
> now a Rath 9 for orchestral work. I had the Duo Gravis as a "back-up" and 
> for jazz. However when I bought the Rath I traded in the Holton as a deposit 
> and so was without either for about two months, during which I performed The 
> Dream of Gerontius on the King. It was superb!
> Rule 1: Never rule out a 1970s King.
> Keith in Bb/F/D
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> I'm really enjoying this thread.
> For years we've been hearing "Kings are too bright" for anything other than 
> jazz/salsa/marching band/whatever, and now we're now hearing how much people 
> LIKE them!
> Earl
> P.S.  Duo Gravis rules! 
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