Heckel Bassoon 12262/6

last updated Tue, 21 Apr 2020 19:28:35 GMT


Red mahogany finish, silver plated. High D and E key. A♭/B♭ trill, D/E♭ trill for right hand index finger, C♯ trill displaced downward. Second bell for Low A, keyed for left thumb. Both bells German shape with metal ring. Racheting whisper key lock for right thumb.


Due to a sale, the Low A bell has become separated from the bassoon.

Known owners: 2

Observed Sales Listings:
  • (06/2007) bassoon.org
Known servicing:
  • Heckel - Full restoration after being in a flood.
  • Carl Sawicki - Sealing services


Form for ordering options

Letter two weeks before delivery

Customs invoice

Delivery letter

Shipping invoice

In case

Front of Wing

Back of Wing

Front of Boot

Back of Boot

Back of Long joint

Front of Long joint


Low A Bell

Serial number

Close-up of Boot joint