2nd-hand Yamaha YFG-812 Bassoon

Available soon: Yamaha YFG-812 in excellent condition. Fine workmanship, very stable, beautiful rich tone. An opportunity to acquire a professional level bassoon at a very reasonable price.

Renard Artist model 250D

Semi-professional long-bore bassoon. Beautiful tone and superb workmanship. Extras now include high E key, balance hanger, Ab-Bb trill key, rollers on low C and D keys. IN STOCK NOW – BIG DISCOUNT


BORE: Long bore

BODY: Aged Red Maple. French bell, Natural rubber linings in wing and small bore of boot. Nickel silver water tubes extending into bore. Joint lock. Corked tenons

KEYWORK: Full German system with silver plating. High D and E keys. LH whisper key lock. Alt low C plate. Ab – Bb trill key. Rollers for R little finger F and Ab. Rollers for L little finger Eb and Db. Rollers for R thumb Bb and F#. Rollers on low C and D keys. Crowned pancake key.

CROOKS: Nos B1 and B2

ACCESSORIES: Marcus Bonna case, reedcase and reed, neck strap, seat strap, hand rest, balance hanger, pull-through cleaners, care cloth


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, 3rd finger LH plateau key. Price now includes balance hanger.   IN STOCK NOW  – BIG DISCOUNT!

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 plateau key. LH piano key lock.
Long joint: Rollers on Eb and Db. Alt. low C plate (not shown in photo)
Boot joint: Rollers on F and Ab keys
CROOKS – Nos T1 and T2
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.

Marcus Bonna bassoon cases

Amazingly compact, lightweight but strong, we believe this is the best bassoon backpack on the market.(Bassoon is for illustrative purposes only.) Can be worn as a backpack or with the new single shoulder strap option. Plastic rain cover included. IN STOCK NOW: black, red, wine, dark blue, turquoise, brown.