2nd-hand Renard 242D bassoon

2nd-hand Renard 242D. Both bassoon and case are in very good condition. One previous, careful, lady owner. Easy to play with excellent sound. Crooks: double star CVX Nos 2 and 3. Optional spike fitting. SOLD

Renard 242D bassoon, 2nd-hand

Renard 242D bassoon, 2nd-hand. One previous owner. Excellent condition; has been fully serviced prior to sale. Comes with Fox C2 and C3 and Moosmann 1AWF crook. – SOLD

Protec Bassoon Case

Quite simply, the best value bassoon case on the market. The handcrafted interior is designed to accommodate all popular bassoons, as well as providing storage for accessories and two bocals. The patented PRO PAC construction is a proven winner when it comes to protection and convenience.

Comfort Features

  • Quick-lock closure
  • Includes padded shoulder strap and ID tag
  • Subway handle
  • Dual corded handle design with padded handle wrap
    Exterior Features
  • Built-in organizer with two interior sleeves to hold pens, keys, and small accessories
  • Lightweight shock absorbing wood frame
  • Water-resistant 1680D ballistic nylon exterior
  • Front-side zippered pocket
  • Long lasting custom molded zippers
    Interior Features
  • Soft non-abrasive lining

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 joint lock pin

Fox joint lock pin and spring

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.

Handrest screw

Locking screw for Fox bassoon handrest

Handrest for bassoon

Fox handrest for bassoon.

Crook cleaning brush

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

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