This bassoon is now sold
A Schreiber S13 (5013) short reach bassoon in outstanding condition. This bassoon has short reach keys ideal for the smaller hands of children and smaller adults. These rarely come up for sale second hand and are in high demand.
This particular instrument was made in 2004 and although played initially has not been played for more than 15 years and so is in virtually as-new condition.
Schreiber S13 bassoons are fully short reach instruments, with most of the keys modified or lengthened to make them easier to reach. It is designed for comfort and ease of use, combined with a warm sound and good intonation.
This bassoon features:
- A free blowing and warm sound
- Good intonation
- Short reach keys for the smaller hands of children and smaller adults
- 4 rollers
- High D key
- Closed ring key on the wing joint (short reach key)
- Longer A, C# and whisper key touchpiece
- High mounted C# and Eb touchpiece on the long joint
- Silver-plated mechanism in perfect condition
- Matt varnish in excellent condition
- Bassoon body of well-seasoned Alpine maple in perfect condition
- Schreiber crook
- Part of our Buy Back Scheme
- 12 month warranty
- Original Schreiber hard case with back straps in good condition
This bassoon has been fully serviced by us including several new pads, new corks and felts as necessary, complete disassembly of all keys, clean, keywork oil and adjustments, professional set up and much more, and is sold here in outstanding playing condition.