Pod Javorníkem 1043, CZ - 756 54 Zubří, tel: 571 658 699
More info and orders: hist.nastroje@seznam.cz, hist.nastroje@gmail.com


Mediaeval instrument, member of the flute family, made from the horn of European or African cattle. Due to the wide inner cone its tone resembles that of an ocarina.

We process and polish our Gemshorns carefully. The block is made of water resistant cedar. To enable to play in consort we manufacture this instrument in different sizes. The Sopranino has a chromatic scale in the range of an octave, the other instruments have a chromatic scale in the range of a ninth.

Prices, including a fabric cover and a fingering chart:

Sopranino: F (Scale: f1 - g2), G     2 200,- CZK
Soprano (Descant): C (c1 - d2), D 3 100,- CZK
Alto (Treble): F (f - g1), G 4 200,- CZK
Tenor: C (c - d1), D 5 600,- CZK
Bass: F (F - g), G 8 300,- CZK
Subbass: C (C - d), D 12 500,- CZK

Sound preview Gemshorns S,A,T,B, plays P. MgA. Mgr. Jaroslav Konečný.
Sound preview Gemshorns S,A,T,B, SB, plays P. MgA. Mgr. Jaroslav Konečný.

Term of delivery: 6 - 8 months