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euphonium

euphonion, basse, Baryton, Tenorbass, Tenorbasshorn, eufonio

Stearns #2242

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Euphonium was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons.

The York Brass Collection

euphonium

euphonion, basse, Baryton, Tenorbass, Tenorbasshorn, eufonio

Stearns #2243

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Euphonium with double bell was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons.

The York Brass Collection

trombone

Stearns #2245

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Trombone was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons.

The York Brass Collection

trumpet

trompette, Trompete, tromba

Stearns #2246

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Trumpet was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons.

The York Brass Collection

euphonium in Bb

euphonion, basse, Baryton, Tenorbass, Tenorbasshorn, eufonio

Stearns #2517

North America

USA

This Euphonium in B Flat (or, as Ron Berndt's research in 2012 suggests: Tuba in C) has a stereo bell that protrudes forward; it was used to amplify sound for early recordings.

The York Brass Collection

trumpet

Stearns #2520

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan

This Trumpet has three pistons and is silver-plated. It has the following text as the base of the second piston, "114218 PAT. APLD. FOR". There is a York inscription on the bell.

The York Brass Collection

single-valved bugle

Stearns #2539

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Single-Valved Bugle was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons; the number 5611852 is engraved on the piston.

The York Brass Collection

trombone in Bb

Stearns #2540

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Trombone in B Flat was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan by J. W. York & Sons. The bell is engraved, "York / 75" and the slide tenon is marked, "213934".

The York Brass Collection

alto saxophone in Eb

Stearns #2541

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Alto Saxophone in E Flat has twenty keys and is marked on the back with the number: 34957. The bell is engraved, "YORK / GRAND RAPIDS, / MICHIGAN".

The York Brass Collection

mellophone in F

mellophonium, tenor cor

Stearns #2542

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Mellophone in F is made of nickel-plated brass and has three Perinet Valves with mother-of-pearl touchpieces. The number on the second valve is 48674. The bell is engraved, "Made by / J.W. York & Sons / Grand Rapids / Mich" and has a leaf design. "U.S.Q.M.C" is engraved on the French rim; these letters stand for "United States Quartermaster Corps". This horn was fabricated under a federal contract for use in a military band and, based on the serial number, was very likely made in 1917.

The York Brass Collection

Research: Stearns Staff and Ron Berndt

euphonium in Bb

Stearns #2548

North America

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

This Euphonium in B Flat has four Perinet valves with mother-of-pearl on top of the touchpieces; the fourth valve is offset. It has a French rim; the number on the second valve is 32287. The bell is engraved with a floral design and the following: "Made by / J.W. York & Sons / Grand Rapids / Mich".

The York Brass Collection





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