Bassoon Reeds

Bloxwich Contrabassoon Reed


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The Bloxwich contrabassoon reed is a free-blowing, reliable reed used by professionals and amateurs across the UK over several decades.



Throat at wire 1: 11.2mm

Bahn: 38.5mm

Collar at tip: 34.6mm

Collar at butt: 37.7mm

First wire: 34mm

Second wire: 25mm

Overall length: 72mm

About Bloxwich Reeds

Bloxwich reeds are made by Janet Bloxwich, Principal Bassoon of the Orchestra of Scottish Opera, and Bassoon Tutor at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. As well as making reeds alongside her professional duties, Janet teaches reed making.

Why not take advantage of our discounts?

  • Buy any 3 reeds and we'll discount £6.00 from the price!
  • Buy any 6 or more reeds and we'll discount another £6.00 on top!

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