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.

$13,499.00  

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.         

$13,750.00  

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. 

$5,699.00  

Fox Model III #55521 in excellent condition  This bassoon was built in 2013 and is a great instrument for anyone looking for a professional level instrument at a less than professional price.  The body is made of polypropylene, making this bassoon a great option for pros who have to play outdoors or anyone looking for a sturdy instrument that won't change with the weather or humidity.  Includes CVX R2 bocals #2 and 3, all new accessories, and professional Kolbl case.   

$5,999.00  

Fox 260 #57214 in excellent condition.  Build in 2014, this wonderful 260 was originally sold by Aria Double Reeds to a college student who has decided to pursue another path.  They have asked us to help sell the bassoon for them and we are more than happy to oblige.  The bassoon plays with a warm, full tone and great response throughout the range.  Includes corked tenons, Mark Ortwein balance hanger and low C#/D# trill, CTC R2 bocals #2 and #3, and Tuttti Fagotti case.  The finish a beautiful light mahogany color.      

$12,999.00  

Fox 222D #30475 in excellent condition.  Built in 2000, this 222D comes with some wonderful upgrades including a high D and high E key, ring key for the left hand third finger, corked wing tenon, Mark Ortwein balance hanger and high A bridge, and a Marcus Bonna professional case.  Also includes C1 and 2 bocals.  This 222D plays beautifully and has been set to be a much more advanced horn.  A great opportunity to get a great bassoon!       

$5,999.00  

Aria Double Reeds LLC | Olney, MD | 202-810-ARIA | ari@ariadoublereeds.com

Our Used Bassoons


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.    

$6,199.00  

Fox 240 #37539 in excellent condition.  Built in 2003, this 240 has a warm, sweet, and resonant tone and is a real joy to play.  Fresh from servicing, this 240 is ready to go!  Comes with *CVX* 2 and *CVX* R2 #3 bocals, and a Marcus Bonna case.  

$7,599.00  

Fox 222D #35026 in excellent condition.  Built in 2002, this is a fine 222D that would be great for any budding bassoonist.  Freshly serviced, this bassoon displays excellent response and an even, dark tone throughout the range of the instrument.  Includes plateau key for left hand third finger, corked wing joint tenon, *CVX* #2 and 3 bocals, and original Fox hard case.    

$5,199.00