The Traditional Püchner Professional Bassoon - with divided long joint
This bassoon is the same as the standard Model 23, but with divided long joint so that it will fit in a more compact case. Made from 20 year old seasoned Curly Mountain Maple wood this bassoon is made with silver-plated mechanisms. It is set up with waterproof pads for better sealing and good response. It is supplied with 2 Püchner crooks.
Additional features are:
- automatic G ring key
- nylon lined pivot screw keys to reduce key noise
- high D key
- high E key
- E-F sharp trill
- Eb key on wing joint
- whisper key lock for left thumb
- Ab-Bb trill key on boot joint for right thumb
- 13 rollers: F, F# and Ab keys for right hand little finger, Bb, 2 x E, 2 x F# and Ab keys for right hand thumb, C# and D# left hand little finger and low D and C for left hand thumb.
5 finger holes and 1 tone hole are lined with
sterling silver tubes extending into the bore. The wing joint bore and the
small bore of the boot joint are fully rubber-lined, the large bore of the boot
joint is partially rubber-lined. Nylon lined pivot screws are also used.
Two finishes available, Matt Antique and Dark Red staining.
Our Püchner bassoons are available with a range of cases, so that you can choose what will best suit you.