£2,350.00Reserved

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For sale, a second hand Amati bassoon branded 'Lafleur' in good condition. 'Lafleur' branded bassoons were made by Amati in the Czech Republic/Czechoslovakia and imported into the UK by Boosey and Hawkes. It is a precursor to the current Amati 800 Heritage bassoon which sells new for £4,200.

This bassoon is ideal for someone on a budget wishing to own a well-built, reliable and nice sounding instrument with advanced keywork.

In particular this bassoon features:

  • A good tone
  • Good intonation
  • Maple wood body in good condition. Varnish looks good but has the usual small surface dings in keeping with normal wear for a second hand instrument
  • Nickel plated keywork in good condition
  • A good level of keywork, including high D key, left thumb crook key lock, nine rollers and two trill keys, alternate right hand third finger B flat, alternate right hand little finger F sharp
  • Lined tone holes/water tubes extending into the bore to reduce bubbling
  • Lined wing joint and the butt joint lined on the small side
  • Part of our Buy Back Scheme
  • 12 month warranty

This bassoon comes with a crook in good condition, a fabric-covered fibreglass hard case with back straps, silk cleaning pull through, cork grease and a new neck strap.

It has just had a full service by us, and is sold in excellent condition.

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£2,350.00Reserved

Delivery costs will be calculated at checkout