Fagus Sylvatica, or European Beech grows in a very dark forest (Sylva) where only a few species of plant are able to survive.
Horn-Crafts model Sylva is made from beechwood, which is a light colored wood. This Rittich style straight french horn mute is tunable and the tapers provide for a middle resistance that provides unique colors of sound for specific performance requirements.
Sylva Mute Specifications:
- made from beechwood
- middle resistance
- bottom plate beechwood
- weight ± 130 Gr.
- viscose rope attached to bottom plate for easy/quick handling
- precision laser engraving
- made by hand in the Netherlands