An ideal instrument for middle school use or budget-conscious high schools. Good sound, excellent intonation, durable body and key-work. It's a perfect choice for college methods classes.
A reasonable price, combined with its secure acoustical design, excellent intonation, and durable body have made the Renard Model 41 bassoon a popular choice for school music programs and beginning bassoonists.
Polypropylene, long bore, molded with critical dimensions machined finished. Body Lock.
Nickel silver keys with nickel plating. Full German system. Additional high D key available as an option. Plateau key on wing joint third finger hole. Rollers on F, A(flat), E(flat), and D(flat). Metal tubes extending into the bore in the finger holes of the wing joint to prevent water from entering the tone holes. Spring posts locked with screws.
Tuning Basis: A:440. Individually hand tuned for maximum resonance and projection.
2 bocals included. Numbers 1 and 2, C Bore
Fine plush-lined case, crutch, 2 drop swabs, seat strap.
New Instruments come with a 2 Year Leonards Music Warranty - Covers all maintenance and adjustments. Does not cover damage.