Heckel Bassoon 12481/6

last updated Thu, 16 Apr 2020 22:54:48 GMT


Dark brown finish, silver plated, French whisper key, ivory bell, right-hand D-E♭ trill with displaced C♯ key. Originally came with A♭-B♭ trill key without tone hole, but the mechanism was so complex it proved impossible to regulate and was removed.


Used in Vancouver and Winnipeg, Vancouver Opera Orchestra.

Known owners: 2

Observed Sales Listings:
  • (01/1994) undefined
  • (01/1998) undefined