A Püchner Model 22 bassoon for sale second hand in great condition, with lots of extra keywork including 13 rollers (the same number as a Model 23 Püchner). The bassoon has had one owner from new in 1986.
The Püchner Model 22 bassoon was equivalent to the Model 23 but with a few less keys. This particular bassoon has lots of extras though, so there is not much difference. They are very highly regarded and widely played instruments of quality construction.
It is a professional instrument of outstanding flexibility, capable of playing in all kinds of musical settings with ease. If you are looking for a bassoon for life then you should strongly consider this bassoon.
This bassoon has been completely overhauled including all new pads, corks and felts, professional keywork set up with new greased pivots, bore oiled multiple times, and much more. It is offered for sale in outstanding condition.
The features of this Püchner bassoon include:
- A direct, smooth and powerful sound with good projection and warmth of tone
- Good, accurate intonation
- Varnish with nice striping and elegantly figured maple wood. A few very minor surface marks here and there but overall in very good condition
- Silver plated keywork in very good condition throughout
- An unusually high level of keywork including 13 rollers, three trill keys, high A bridge to whisper key, alternate Bb-Ab-F# keys, left thumb whisper key lock, extra low C key
- Wing joint and both sides of the boot joint are rubber lined
- Accessories include the original Püchner case (made by Jaeger/GEWA), a Heckel CC2 crook in good condition, new silk pull through, new leather seat strap, new cork grease
Sold on commission on behalf of a private vendor.
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