Brass Care is open for 'Business as Usual'. Currently, and until all restrictions are lifted, we are offering a 'non-contact' French Horn repairs service. Please call 01406 330209 for details. All instruments are cleaned and disinfected prior to handing back.
Main service pricing starts from just £46.00 and includes:
1. Complete instrument strip-down and inspection for damage, compression, valve/slide condition, springs and water-key operation.
2. Internal and external de-scale and 'clinical' clean. Re-lapping of valves (including rotary type). Refinishing of slide legs. Corks, springs and soft-stops replaced where required.
3. Re-assembly, lubrication and full inspection/test of instrument.
Book your french horn repairs using any of the methods below or Call 01406 330209
Brass Care offers french horn repairs from their bespoke workshop near Spalding in Lincolnshire. It's headed up by Martin Oliver who is a keen brass player and has been since the age of 12. He currently plays Baritone and French Horn with Kirton Brass Band near Boston and occasionally lends a hand to Skegness and Hilgay Silver bands. Martin was trained by Trevor Head at his school in Llangunllo, Mid Wales so you can be sure of a great job every time.
We use specialist tools to remove even the worst dents that can happen when accidents occur. From bell to bow - you're covered
Re-lapping elimates issues such as slow, sticky or sized valves. Professional cleaning will clear the ports of limescale etc
This is a problem for all players, young or otherwise. Bow dents are common and affect looks as well as tuning. We can help
This is a specialist service. Dismantling, cleaning, re-lapping and re-assembly. We also replace paddle-valve springs - TAP for more details
We carry out simple and advanced solder repairs of joints, stays etc. Over time, most units will require attention
Regular professional attention will keep your french horn in great condition. We attend to every part of the machine at service time. You'll see and hear the difference