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Our Used Bassoons

Fox 222D #57024 in mint condition.  This is a barely played 222D in fantastic shape.  Very nice projection and even scale.  Comes with high D key and a plateau key for the left hand third finger.  Includes Fox C2 and C3 bocals, corked tenons, and original Fox hard case and cover. 


Fox 220 #16524 in good condition  This 220 was built in 1990 and has a lovely warm tone.  Solid intonation and response throughout the range of the instrument.  Comes with *CVX* #1 and C1 bocals, corked tenons, and original Fox hard case.    


Moosmann 150E #7257 in like-new condition. Special Sale Pricing!  Made in 2011, this Moosmann plays with a beautifully characteristic bassoon sound and wonderful intonation!  Serviced by Keith Bowen in 2016.  Significant upgrades include the addition of left hand whisper key lock to coincide with the right hand lock, replacing the left hand third finger tone hole insert with a sterling silver water tube, and extensive time was spent on voicing and tuning.  Includes Moosmann A1W and A2W bocals, balance hanger, and a Bam carbon fiber case with backpack straps.         


Fox 601 #28674 in excellent condition. Price Reduced!  This is a great 601!  Just serviced and ready to go!  This 601 has a superbly-full sound and a very fast response.  Great intonation across all ranges.  Comes with a Heckel CD1 bocal and original Fox hard case.


Fox 201 #15957 in near mint condition.  Reduced Price!  This 201 looks like it was made yesterday!  Built in 1989, this bassoon has been extremely well taken care of by an attentive and caring professional player.  This lovely bassoon plays with a sweet tone and excellent response.   Includes a Heckel VCD1R  bocal and Fox *CTC* 2 bocal and the original Fox hard case.


Fox 240 #28889 in excellent condition.  Freshly serviced, this 240 belonged to a member of the Indianapolis Symphony for many years.  Beautifully maintained, this bassoon plays with a open, warm, and round tone that the 240 is known for.  Includes Fox *CVX* #2 and #3 bocals and original hard case and Altieri case cover.