Heckel Bassoon 9369/1

Description Silver plating; high E key, little finger (French) whisper key.
History Restored in 1994: rollers added for Left hand Whisper and C#, entire Right hand thumb fingerboard added with Bb and F# rollers, plateau pancake E and right hand G# added to match. During 2008 overhaul: moved vent pipe north under pad, added high E key, Left hand whisper lock moved south, complete mechanical overhaul, including reworking the rollered fingerboards for improved playability.
Known Sales
  • 01/2003 at Baltimore Woodwind
  • 04/2008 at Evans Bassoon Repair and Restoration Studio