On this model we have extended the handcrafted mechanism with an E key. The levers for the right thumb have been fitted with rollers (Bb, round E-plateau, F#), allowing even faster and surer fingering. This professional Schreiber bassoon guarantees the musician a maximum of playing and sound qualities.
Whisper key lock
high E key
right hand Bb and C# trill keys
Silver-plated nickel silver mechanism
7 rollers, F# - F - Ab, C# - Eb, Bb and F# (thumb)
10 year old alpine maple wood body.
Special epoxy resin lining in the wing and over the Ab tonehole
2 hand hammered, soldered and bent bocals, silver plated
3 crooks (KER 1 & 2, KDR1)