2nd-hand Renard 41 bassoon

2nd-hand Renard 41 bassoon. Very good condition, recently serviced. Comes with wine Marcus Bonna case. Excellent buy for student bassoonist.


Fox carved wooden handrest

Delightful carved wooden Fox handrest.  Fits standard Fox handrest base

Fox Balance Hanger

Back in stock. Fox Balance hanger can be fitted to any Fox bassoon. Requires a technician to fit.

Seat Strap, Cup-style

Black cotton with adjustable cup to fit any bassoon. No need for a hole in the boot cup. Will not interfere with keywork action. Cotton grips well and will not scratch your bassoon.

Reed soaker

Ideal for practice, lessons, rehearsals and performances. Small, weighted and unobtrusive, this soaker will easily fit in your bassoon case when not in use.

2nd-hand Renard 41 bassoon

Excellent condition. Supplied with new Fox backpack case. SOLD

2nd-hand Renard 242D bassoon

2nd-hand Renard 242D bassoon. Very good condition, fully serviced, near-new case. SOLD

2nd-hand Yamaha YFG-812 Bassoon

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.  SOLD

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. BACK IN STOCK SOON


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 T1 and T2

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


Fox type B crook

The Fox B Crook (Bocal) has now replaced the CVC and CTC crooks. The Fox B crook helps favour the lower partials of the bassoon sound to produce greater depth, more power, and a lyrical, dark tone. Fox B crooks are available in lengths 1, 2 and 3, with #1 being the shortest length. The B crooks are manufactured from nickel silver with silver plating.

Fox type T crook

The Fox T Crook (Bocal) has now replaced the CVX and CTX crooks. The T crook helps favour the upper partials of the bassoon sound to produce greater flexibility and easy, expressive performance, especially in the high register. The T crooks are available in lengths 1, 2 and 3, with #1 being the shortest length. The T crooks are manufactured from nickel silver with silver plating.

Fox type C crook

Entry level Fox C Crooks (Bocals)  are manufactured from nickel silver with silver plating. C bocals are available in lengths 1, 2 or 3, with 1 being the shortest. If you do not know the length you need, the #2 is probably your best place to start. Fox C crooks are popular as a replacement crook for school use with most bassoons.

Crook cleaning brush

Crook (bocal) cleaning brush from Fox. Very flexible and easy to use. Suitable for all crooks.

Seat Strap Ring

Designed to enable the use of a seat strap where there is no hole in the bassoon’s boot cup. This ring is adjustable and fits around any bassoon boot cup. The seat strap just hooks into the ring. Suits any brand of bassoon.

2nd-hand Renard 222D

2nd-hand Renard 222D bassoon. Price includes dark blue Marcus Bonna case and balance hanger. Some minor deterioration to the surface of the silver plating in places, otherwise in excellent condition. SOLD

Renard Protege Model 333 Oboe

The Renard Protege Model 333 is an ideal instrument for beginning oboe players. its excellent tone quality, resonance and intonation satisfy the most discerning students, parents and teachers. Fox’s well-known robust and reliable keywork, along with a durable plastic resin body, ensure the oboe will have a long life and perform reliably in any environment.


Plastic resin body

Keywork made of nickel silver with heavy silver plating

Stainless steel arbors and wire springs

Teflon tipped stainless steel adjusting screws

High quality cork pads on low C and above

High quality bladder pads on low B and Bb keys

Modified Conservatory System

Left hand F key

F resonance mechanism

Solid C# mechanism

Low Bb key


Leather tool-case

Black leather tool case, roll-up style. A convenient way to carry your most important reed tools. Usually selling for $49.50, now at a SPECIAL PRICE  of $33