This contrabassoon is reserved; have you thought about buying a new Amati ABN 36?
A beautiful, well-cared-for Amati contrabassoon for sale, imported into the UK by Boosey and Hawkes and stamped Boosey and Hawkes.
This contrabassoon is in great condition and plays very well; they rarely come up for sale second hand so this is a special opportunity if you are looking for a contrabassoon.
This contrabassoon features
- Excellent tone quality for an affordable price - lots of resonance, warm low notes and easy high notes
- Even intonation. A particularly good example of an older Amati
- Compact design for easy manoeuvrability and transportation
- Varnish and wood in virtually perfect condition
- Nickel-plated mechanism in very good condition
- Extends to low sub-contra BBb
- 20 keys including alternate Bb and four rollers, plus water key
- Tuning slide
- Two Amati contrabassoon crooks
- Amati hard case in good solid condition, with some minor cosmetic wear to the outside (vinyl cover coming slightly unstuck in places)
- One Year Warranty
This Amati contrabassoon has been fully overhauled by us including all new pads, complete disassembly of the mechanism and professional set-up, bringing it back to as-new playing condition.
Owing to the difficulty of shipping contrabassoons, please visit us here to try it - you are of course welcome to take it away using our normal Try Before You Buy service (UK only).