For sale, a Yamaha YFG-812C compact professional bassoon in excellent condition.
This is what Yamaha UK says about this bassoon, "The 812, with a heavier body wall, features a rich, authoritative sound. It is ideal for players who prefer a round, warm tone, and who require the power to balance the volume of a modern symphony orchestra".
Yamaha have a justified reputation for making outstanding quality bassoons suitable for playing at the highest level. It is an impressive instrument with a broad sound, wide dynamic range and highly accurate intonation.
It has some nice extras such as a compact long joint (fits into a tiny gig bag) and right hand thumb rollers.
This bassoon features:
- Resonant, broad sound, very responsive to the player and flexibile in tone
- Accurate intonation and evenness of tone
- Varnish in good condition, but with some minor surface marks in places, to be expected for a used instrument
- Silver plating in perfect condition
- Professional level of keywork including high D and high E keys, six rollers, left thumb whisper key lock, extra low C key, extra G#-Bb-F# keys, two trill keys
- New Tutti Fagotti compact gig bag
- Yamaha C2 crook/bocal
- 12 month warranty
This bassoon has been fully overhauled by us, including all new pads, new corks and felts, complete disassembly of all keys, clean, keywork oil and adjustments, professional set up and much more, and is sold here in outstanding playing condition.