The origins of the dulcian are obscure, but by the mid-16th century it ... that the
baroque bassoon was a newly invented instrument, ...
While not as famous as a clarinet or a tuba, the bassoon has had the ... History.
The bassoon is a woodwind instrument that uses a double-reed to make sound.
The ancester of the bassoon was a 16th century instrument that had several
different names (curtal, dulcian, fagotto, and bajon, etc.). This ancencester to the
Learn Bassoon History, How It's Made, How It's Played, About the Bassoon
Family ... century, that instrument builders made the first bassoon with separate
The bassoon's reed is made by bending double a shaped strip of cane. ... Read;
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German Fagott , the principal bass instrument of the orchestral woodwind family.
bassoon (băsōōn´), double-reed woodwind instrument that plays in the bass and
tenor registers. Its 8-ft (2.4-m) conical tube is bent double, the instrument thus ...
May 16, 2016 ... The ancient history of the bassoon is fairly murky, but ancestors of the ... Double-
reed woodwind instruments called “shawms” were in use in ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... The bassoon is the lowest of the four main instruments of the woodwind ... At the
top of the instrument is the 'bell joint'. ... History and repertoire.
This welcome volume encompasses the entire history of the bassoon, from its
origins five centuries ago to its place in twenty-first-century music. James Kopp ...
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Aug 7, 2013 ... In this film, Amy Harman introduces her instrument - the bassoon. To learn more
about the bassoon visit ...