Playing the bassoon encompasses everything from technical skills to listening to notable performances by others to learning how to practise effectively.
In this section we gather together a wide variety of topics all related to helping you get more from your bassoon playing.
Playing your bassoon:BAFTA Award-winning actor Jason Watkins takes up the bassoon International Women’s Day – are women bassoonists equally represented? A rare French Buffet contrabassoon! How can I get the best out of my bassoon playing? Playing the bassoon and the cost of living: Part 3 Playing the bassoon and the cost of living: Part 2 Playing the bassoon and the cost of living: Part 1 Do you identify as a bassoonist? Six Steps to Practicing the Bassoon How to stop your practice being counterproductive How to persevere with 'impossible' bassoon music Why did you choose the bassoon?
Others playing the bassoon:Our favourite bassoon videos from quarantine Top 5 Rock Song Covers A Rare Contrabassoon Treat at the BBC Proms Bassoon Favourites Spotify Playlist Hear a contra, two bassoons and a mini! Bassoon Quintet - A Christmas Medley