Schreiber Model S13 Bassoon



"Short reach" model, with short action keys especially made for easy and relaxed playing for children or players with small hands.


22 keys including plateau key for L3, high-D key, high mounted F, F# and Ab touchpiece, closed ring key on the wing joint, longer A, C# and whisper key touchpiece, high mounted C# and Eb touchpiece on the long joint.

Silver-plated mechanism.

4 rollers, F-Ab, C#-Eb

New bore design.

Body from 10 year old alpine maple wood.

Polished polyurethane varnish finish - transparent, durable finish (up to 13 layers) which brings out the natural beauty of the wood

Brass socket liners in the boot joint - this prevents chipping and cracking, offers durable stability.

Metal tenon caps - Stabilises the tenons of wing and long joint in the tenon socket, prevents cracking and damage.

A special epoxy resin lining in the wing and round to the Ab tonehole in the boot joint resists moisture induced wood rot.

Hard rubber finger hole inserts protruding into the bore - this prevents moisture build up.

2 hand hammered, soldered and bent bocals, silver-plated.

Durable and attractive case with nylon cover, back pack construction, music compartment and accessories.


Options (to special order only): high E-key, whisper key lock, double C key, spike with cap, balance holder, large B/F# key guard plate


“Conservatory” Short Reach model.

 RRP £5,389.00


£4,850.00 including VAT

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