Ernst Riedl Bassoon
Made in Czechoslovakia by Mr. Ernst Riedl,
the craftsman that originally started work
for V Kohlert and Sohnes in the Graslitz
Bohemia territory. Stamped
" on bell. The bassoon is still mint
condition. The silver/nickel plating and
finish are in perfect condition. No any
worn, scratch or rust.
I contacted Amati bassoon company in
Czech and the confirned that Ernst Riedl
bassoon is considered as early Amati bassoon
but better manufactured.
standard German (Heckel) system bassoon.
Well equipped, 24 keys including high C, D
key, whisper key and lock , 9 rollers
(Bb-E-F#, F#-F-Ab, Db-Eb) . Water tubes
on all finger holes.
Body made from beautiful
grained maple wood with
This bassoon has
very good intonation, easy response from top
to bottom. It produce deep, dark sound.
Highly recommended to high school, college
- New Case - 2 Bocals from Amati,
- Cork grease - Screw driver -Bore brush