An outstanding Leitzinger Professional Model II bassoon for sale, purchased new in May 2018; genuine reason for sale. This is an extremely rare opportunity to buy a very recent bassoon by one of the most up and coming bassoon makers in Europe. Leitzinger bassoons are of outstanding quality, hand-made by Stephan Leitzinger in Hösbach, Germany.
Hear this bassoon being played:
Stephan Leitzinger has meticulously considered every detail, from the careful selection of the finest wood, to the comfortable shape of each key, and finely balanced acoustics, making this instrument suitable for the most demanding performer.
- A sound which must be tried to be appreciated - amazing dynamic range, great flexibility and effortless projection
- Compact model with divided long joint
- Outstanding intonation
- A level of keywork for the most demanding player including A whisper key bridge, left hand thumb whisper key lock, angle adjustable hand rest, extra low C key, trill keys including Eb, C# and Bb, alternate F#and G# keys, 16 rollers, and non-standard extras include high E and high F key
- Solid sterling silver finger hole liners extending into the bore
- Balance hanger to help relieve weight off the left arm, especially when standing
- Marcus Bonna case with leather outer (compact version)
- Leitzinger M1 and M2 crooks/bocals
- Reeds 'n Stuff lightweight and compact bassoon stand
- Spike and spike attachment
Leitzinger bassoons are played in many of the top orchestras around the world. Find out for yourself how good this bassoon is, and come and try it.
Commission sale on behalf of a private seller.
Owing to the value of this instrument we request that potential purchasers visit us to try it (and to take it away using our Try Before You Buy scheme if you like it).