Heckel Bassoon 5898

Description High D and E keys, rollers on F/Ab and Eb/C#, and a high A/whisper key bridge. The Heckel factory told one owner that the instrument was built to A=435 with a #2 bocal.
History Totally restored in 1991, including refinishing of the wood, replating of the keys, complete repad and adjustment, the addition of water tubes.
Known Sales
  • 01/2003 at IDRS