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A low-pitched woodwind instrument with a double reed, having a long wooden body attached to a U-shaped lateral tube that leads to the mouthpiece.

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Bassoon playing guide for pdf
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Standard Bassoon Fingerings compiled by Susan Hess
Standard Bassoon Fingerings compiled by Susan Hess or or or or (for fast passages only). = denotes optional keys, normally to improve tone or intonation.
Bassoon Fingerings
Bassoon Fingerings. Keyboard Visualization. İ2006 by David L.

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Founding Faculty Member Of UNC Music School Dies
Popkin came south from New York to teach bassoon in the School of Music when the School of the Arts opened in 1965. He was a member of the Clarion Wind Quintet, which was the ensemble-in-residence at the School of the Arts for many years.
Budding Mornington Peninsula musos win scholarships
Bassoon player Kate Batt of Frankston took the top award of $5500.
Bassoonist Phillip Austin retires from quiet but critical role in Cleveland
By Zachary Lewis, The Plain Dealer Scott Shaw, The PDPhillip Austin, longtime second bassoonist of the Cleveland Orchestra, poses outside his Chagrin Falls home with the instrument he's played for the last 40 years.
Founding faculty member of UNCSA dies
Popkin, who died Friday, was a bassoon teacher when the school started in 1965, but he was much more to his peers and students.
Ashburn Teen Experiences A Different Kind Of Summer Camp
Broad Run High School senior Juliette Arnold plays the bassoon at least two hours a day. She's shown practicing in her Ashburn home. Posted: Thursday, August 18, 2011 10:46 am | Updated: 11:19 am, Thu Aug 18, 2011.

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Bassoon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The bassoon is a woodwind instrument in the double reed family that typically plays music written in the bass and tenor registers, and occasionally higher. Bassoons
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Michele Bowen, Bassoon - YouTube
Feb 16, 2008 This is an excerpt from Michele Bowen's final DMA recital at the University of Iowa on Feb 7 2008. She is now in NYC.
Bassoon Buyer's Guide | Woodwind and Brasswind
Use our comprehensive bassoon buyer's guide and learn the essentials about bassoons.
DSO Kids | Bassoon
The bassoon is a large double reed instrument with a lower sound than the other woodwind instruments.

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