A second hand Yamaha 811 professional bassoon for sale in near perfect condition. We are always excited to have the opportunity of selling used Yamaha bassoons owing to their amazing build quality and lovely tone. This 811 model Yamaha bassoon is a top professional instrument, suitable for performance at the highest level.
The 811 with its slightly thinner body wall offers an elegant, gentle sound but with a clear focus for tonal projection. It features a very easy response and great evenness between registers. Long-seasoned maple body (thinner wall) silver plated, nickel-silver keys, F-G trill key, E-F# trill key, high D key, high E key, 6 rollers and 2 crooks.
This bassoon features:
- A lovely, resonant free tone with a wide dynamic range
- A remarkably even sound and outstanding intonation
- Elegant varnish with gentle striping
- Silver plated keywork in perfect condition
- Professional level of keywork including high D and high E keys, six rollers, left thumb whisper key lock, extra low C, extra G#-Bb-F# keys, two trill keys
- Two professional cases - a Yamaha hard case with case cover, and a Marcus Bonna fibreglass hard case with back straps
- Yamaha N1 standard bocal/crook and Yamaha VN2 super bocal/crook
This used bassoon has been completely overhauled by Double Reed Ltd. including full re-pad, new corks and felts, bore and key oil and much more and is sold in optimal playing and cosmetic condition. Commission sale on behalf of a private owner.