Mute Management for horn players

Designed for horn soloists and performers in all types of ensembles world-wide!  Works for standing performances as well. 

Functional, versatile, and easy to use

An ESSENTIAL Tool For All Horn Players

Developed in 1997, the Iltis Dämpfer Mitt has become the dominant mute management and transport system in the world of horn playing.  From the Boston Symphony to the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, the Iltis Dämpfer Mitt is making a difference!


Key Features:


  • Holds 2 mutes or 1 mute and water
  • Sleeve for several pencils
  • Zippered pouch for oil, grease, wallet, phone
  • Transport bag included (use shoulder strap or clip to horn case with small caribiner)
  • Ideal for pit performances when space is at a premium

Transport and store all of this!

All of the accessories you see here can be easily stored in the Dämpfer Mitt and transported anywhere, safely.

Hand Crafted Quality!

Manufactured in the United States, the custom stitching and construction of the Iltis Dämpfer Mitt are without rival.  

Mute Holder, Transport Bag ($90.00), and Standard Shipping (continental U.S. only)


($15.00 shipping)

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Iltis Dämpfer Mitt

6 Folly Mill Road, Salisbury, MA 01952, US

(978) 609-1395