Fox carved wooden handrest

Delightful carved wooden Fox handrest.  Fits standard Fox handrest base

Folding Bassoon Stand

Lightweight and compact but sturdy. No removable screws or pins. BACK IN STOCK NOW.

Renard Model 222D

The perfect student wooden bassoon. Top quality craftsmanship at a very affordable price. Silver plated keywork, French bell ring, high D key. Price now includes balance hanger.   BACK IN STOCK SOON!

PRODUCT DETAILS
BORE – Long bore
BODY – Naturally aged maple. French bell (metal ring). Body lock. Linings in the wing joint and small bore of boot joint
KEYWORK – Nickel silver key castings and machined key parts. Silver plating. Metal tubes extending into the bore in the finger holes of the wing joint to prevent water entering the tone holes. All posts set in epoxy resin and spring posts locked with screws. Full German-system keywork.
Wing joint: High D key. 3rd finger LH choice of plateau key or ring key. LH piano key lock.
Long joint: Rollers on Eb and Db. Alt. low C plate
Boot joint: Rollers on F and Ab keys
CROOKS – Nos C1 and C2
ACCESSORIES – New-look Fox case; can be worn as a backpack. Handrest, reed, reedcase, seat strap, neck strap, balance hanger. Pull-through cleaners, care cloth.

Renard Model 51

Short-reach keywork design for younger students or those with small hands.Photos show modifications from Fox standard keywork. Durable polypropylene body. Ideal for primary or middle school music programs. IN STOCK NOW!

PRODUCT DETAILS

BORE – long bore

BODY – Polypropylene. German bell (white ring). Body lock. Metal tubes extending into bore in finger holes on wing joint. Choice of special low palm guard for small hands, or standard hand rest.

KEYWORK – Nickel silver key castings. Nickel plating. All posts set in epoxy. Spring posts locked with screws.

Wing joint: No high D octave key. 3rd finger LH plateau key to reduce finger stretch

Long joint: Eb and Db moved closer to other keys. Rollers on Eb and Db keys

Boot: No C# trill key. No thumb G#. No Bb trill key. Keys moved closer together to eliminate wide stretches. Rollers on F and Ab keys

CROOKS – Nos 1 and 2, C bore.

ACCESSORIES – New-look Fox case; can be worn as backpack. Reed, reedcase, seat strap. Pull-through cleaners, care cloth.

NB The Renard 51 is suitable for younger students whose hands are too small to play standard bassoon keywork. For general school use, the Renard 41 is the preferred option.

Renard Model 41

Ideal student instrument. Best choice for schools. Excellent tone and intonation. Durable polypropylene body. Plateau key for 3rd finger LH, overcoming what can be an awkward stretch. Take advantage of our discount price. IN STOCK NOW!  

PRODUCT DETAILS
BORE – Long bore
BODY – Polypropylene. German bell (white ring). Body lock. Metal tubes extending into bore in finger holes on wing joint.
KEYWORK – Nickel silver key castings and machined key parts. Nickel plating.  Full German-system keywork.
Wing joint: 3rd finger LH plateau key.
Long joint: Rollers on Eb and Db.
Boot joint: Rollers on F and Ab keys
CROOKS – Nos 1 and 2, C bore
ACCESSORIES – New-look Fox case; can be worn as a backpack. Handrest, reed, reedcase, seat strap. Pull-through cleaners, care cloth.