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The Ludlow mini bassoon combines high quality craftsmanship with excellent sound quality.

As well as being fine instruments in their own right, mini-bassoons are ideal for children starting on the bassoon from age 7 or so. 

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What we love about the Ludlow mini bassoon:

  • Suitable for age 7-11, until ready for a full-sized bassoon
  • Almost identical keywork to a full-sized bassoon ensuring easy progression
  • Accurate intonation and tuning
  • Special dense plastic resin body with resonant acoustic properties, like maple
  • Rot-proof and tough 
  • Durable nickel-silver-plated keys and mechanism
  • Unique high register vent key allowing the instrument to sing in the top register
  • Strong, light hard case half the size of a standard bassoon case
  • Including everything you need to get started
  • Part of our Buy Back and our Try Before You Buy schemes
  • 12 month warranty
  • Free shipping in UK

The specification of the Ludlow mini bassoon

Body: Specially engineered plastic for resonance and durability 

Keys: 15, nickel silver plated; ergonomic finger distances for children 

Crook: Silver-plated; unique vent key allows top register to be played easily  

Key: G

Case: Compact hard case for ease of carrying and maximum protection, with back straps and pocket for music 

Accessories: Hand rest, cleaning cloth, pull through, cork grease, neck strap, mini bassoon reed and reed tin which holds up to three reeds.

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