After a highly successful career as a player in Germany, in 1980 Engelbert Schmid exhibited his new horns for the first time. In 1990 he established his own workshop with a personally trained group of instrument makers.

Since then, the skilled craftsmanship, innovative ideas and general overall quality of Schmid horns has brought them to the attention of a growing number of horn players.

As exclusive UK dealers for Schmid horns, Paxman try to keep the most popular options in stock. Any model not in stock can be ordered, please email for further details.

The prices shown are in pounds sterling (including VAT) and do not include cases. They are subject to change in respect of exchange rates.

WARRANTY: Paxman Musical Instruments Limited give a two year warranty on all new instruments. This does not cover accidental damage or lacquer wear.

Schmid Double

F/Bb full double

Schmid Triple

F/Bb/F alto full triple

The following horns are in stock. Please check with Paxman that they are still available before visiting.

Please note: Prices do not include case.

Double horn F/Bb, yellow brass, detachable bell, lacquered 9760.00
Compensating triple horn (Eb alto), yellow brass, detachable bell, lacquered 13450.00

Other options are available - please contact Paxman for prices.


VAT is not applicable for sales outside the EC - please contact Paxman for details.

Jim Rattigan
Paxman Horns in Stock
Martin van de Merwe
Horn Rental