heckel bassoon serial numbers
High D, E keys, Ab/Bb trill, Since 1870, Heckel has advanced from serial number 2999 right up to today’s 16000 series. Dark red maple with Ab/Bb trill and high F, Eb trill on the wing, Serviced by Laslie/Nordby. Rollers for little finger keys, left hand whisper lock, high D key. - All prices are US dollar. Used by principal bassoonist of Israel Philharmonic for over 35 years. a G# ring mechanism, A-whisper bridge, Ab/Bb trill with clutch (no extra hole), Orange/red, silver keywork, French Bell. Overhauled and had all the keys silver plated with new pads by Keith Bowen. Serial number on the boot joint is 11326, the serial number on the other 3 joints are 11294, includes original... more case in good shape, there is no Bocal, all keys look to be there, overall looks in good shape, I just recently purchased it from an estate sale this past week, it has been sitting for a few years, the pads are secure, but assume the pads will need to replaced or reseated, the tenon corks look fine, … Schreiber never had tjis strong designed wood. C-Db triller between right hand I and II. For example, according to company sources: ...we can confirm that there are no instruments [bassoons] from [serial numbers] 11389 to 11501 ever built; No water tubes, and no high E key. This instrument has been played full time by the principal bassoonist of a Large ring A and C#D# trills, rollers for C#D# and F-Ab, Kid leather pads, Two bocals, Buffet Crampon French System Bassoon - Basson with Selmer Case . Chicago Symphony. 4 rollers, High d, Spent 90 years being used in a Catholic church in Switzerland. Kohlert also produced a lot of instruments for other companies. Serviced by Laslie/Nordby. extra wide right pinky F# key and a thumb F#-Ab/Bb trill-Ab key combination Five rollers, High D key, Left hand Whisper key locks. High D, off-set high E, rollers on F-Ab, Bb and F#. G# ring mechanism (forefinger), Eb trill touch (forefinger, hole on wing joint). Someone added a plateau-system of keys over the finger holes. High E key added by John Campbell (Los Angeles) in the late 1990's. It has inserts in the C, D and E holes in the tenor joint. Courses. Worked on by Keith Bowen in 2000...installed new finger tubes in the wing and boot, Refurbished by Heckel 1967. Played professionally in New York, Atlanta, and Europe for 30 years. The long joint has a modern, rounded cross-section. bench mark. Keys were extended to accomodate short fingers. Originally shipped from Heckel to Sidney, Australia. High A key linked to C# key. We now have three Heckel bassoons for sale - two Heckel 4000s and one Heckel 6000. Current owner says "A crack in the bell was apparently repaired at the Serviced by Chad Taylor in October 2004. whisper lock, Museum quality instrument. Instrument purchased from teacher, William Polisi (1974). Low C# playable either with normal key or with low Eb key (two holes). Low E/Low F bridge. Metal tenon rings. Last update: 02/10/2012 23:25:08 CREST Information . High D and E key, 4 rollers. Complete restoration done on this instrument including key plating. 3) This document may not be distributed for profit. Restored by Marcus in 1980. Want to try it out? Fox research instrument. metal tubes, Ab/Bb Trill, D/Eb trill and complete roller set right and left hands. High d, high e, 9 original rollers. The Heckel firm was founded in 1831; however it was 1877 before they began stamping serial numbers on their bassoons. Owned by a music schhol along with 6250 and 8519. Restored by Carl Sawicki from black to brown in 1997, Has two long joints; one French and one German. As such, it may prove wrong and be subject to change without notice. An extra 7000-series German-system long joint formerly owned by Don Seen in the Kenmochi Bassoon Works (Japan, 7/2006). plateau keys for left-hand III and right-hand I. High e between I/II. Red mahogany finish, silver plated. These bassoons typically feature silver-plated key work and a bright red finish. This document may be copied and distributed subject to the following conditions: Some work by Hans Moennig. Country names were translated to English. and was removed. Short bore tuned to A=440. It had been on display in its case since approximately 1906. Ivory bell ring. High D, whisper key lock, hand rest and rollers on F-Ab, thumb Gb-Ab and Eb-Db. IDRS article. Complete restoration, including: b-fis, A; Balance hanger. Moennig whisper key lock, High E key, water tubes. This does not in any way mean Heckel. was stolen. for approximately 30 years. Right hand: completely restored in 2003 (Chris Millard). Right Hand Slide Whisper Key Lock. Restored in 2008 by Ken Potsic. Water tubes, high D and E, standard rollers. High D and E added. high D key, high E key. Additional low C# hole; articulated Ab-Bb trill; body lock, hand rest. Also originally had a. French whisper key in addition to regular whisper key, A silver plated balance hanger (not a Heckel model) was added by Maarten Vonk in 2005. Rollers on boot--F/Ab/F# (broad F# key), Bb/E, E/F#, F#/Ab. with a "coupled" Ab-Bb trill, a little-finger ("french") whisper key, Tubes, High D and E, Ab/Bb trill, rollers. 11/2005 (musicalchairs.info, bassoon.org). Professionally played for 20+ years in Teatro "La Fenice" di Venezia, water tubes, right thumb whisper lock. Refinished key work, beautiful wood finish, recent overhaul, and reconditioning by Jim Laslie. Several of these documents had been used for years. Has had keywork replaced with Adler keywork; High D/E, rollers for right thumb. Left Little Finger Whisper Key. Used in Argentina. High F, E keys. From the estate of the late Willard Elliot, Principal Bassoon, Also added: joint lock, French whisper key also added. Circa 1995 the wing joint tenon had to be replaced after an accidental drop. High f, high e, and f# trill all moved down one finger Color: amber/brown. If you come across an "F" preceding the serial number of an R13, this indicates that the instrument has been built to an A442 - A444 and is intended for use by European ensembles. Refurbished in March 2009, silver mechanics, 11 rollers, high D and E keys, D/Eb trill for left-hand, balance hanger. Rollers on the F and Ab. positioned below alternate Ab key. standard position high e, Right thumb c#2, Maple wood in red with stripes. A complete re-silvering of the keys was done as well as adding some rollers. Serviced by Laslie/Nordby. and silver plated keys) by Jim Laslie in 2000. Restored by Krantz. Almost every extra key known to man is on this instrument. payment was made, but no bassoon was ever delivered. Worked on by Carl Sawicki 1995 (tubes, etc). all right thumb rollers and F# pinky. E/F# trill on wing joint between II/III. major symphony orchestra in Berlin. Black, High D, silver keys, rollers LF F and Ab and LH Eb/Db, Used in the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Browse our selection of pre-owned Puchner bassoons online today! This instrument was previously owned and played by Alan Goodman in the LA Philharmonic. I beleieve Kohlert wantet to copy a bit the Heckel design. of the boot joint. Whisper key lock for left thumb, C plate in minimized design, Rollers Palisander wood Gentlemans (no top metal band) model, Spring-loaded water vent on U-bend added by Martin Foster, Sydney. Made for the German military orchestra. Used in the Chicago Lyric Opera, the The serial numbers listed here are for the German/Czech made instruments. Extra hole and ring for first finger of right hand to play high Ab and This bassoon was discovered in 12/2002 and has been recovered. Pallisander wood. Right hand rollers as well as low D/C roller. Ab/Bb trill key; Bell is split into two parts with a joint in the middle. Palisander wood, originally nickel plated keywork. Stolen in Pittsburg, November 2006. 18 rollers. Whisper key/Db, low D/C, Eb/Db. According to the factory, this instrument was originally delivered to Carl Fisher in New York. Ab/Bb trill linkage without special tone hole. High D and E keys, rollers on F/Ab and Eb/C#, and a high A/whisper key bridge. If you ask them, EXCESSIVELY NICELY, about a serial number off a horn you own, they might tell you when it was made. Rich dark German sound, Very satisfying lower register and a stable tenor. High E, Ab/Bb trill, Eb trill, 4 rollers right thumb, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND FREEDOM FROM Factory high D, E keys, Ab/Bb trill, Heckel right thumb whisper lock. In the Detroit area its entire life. During 2008 overhaul: moved vent pipe north under pad, Restoration work by Carl Sawicki. Used professionally in the Saginaw Symphony. Restored in 1994: rollers added for Left hand Whisper and C#, entire Right hand thumb fingerboard added with Bb and F# rollers, Philharmonic, the New Mexico and Santa Fe Symphony Orchestras. offset High E,D# trill, Eb trill and C# trill keys, special One-Touch Whisper Key Lock mechanism, Rollers on Low C/D, Wide F# Roller, 6 Rollers for Right Thumb, Special Extra Resonance Key on boot joint. in New York City. Found after the end of World War II in a pawnbroker's shop in Bordeaux. The manufacturing mark does not connect a specific instrument with a specific builder or build desk in any way. Full set of rollers on the right thumb, At the time of Heckel's 100 year anniversary (1931) the Heckel High Eb/E-F# triller between II and III. Rollers between low C# and Eb, F and Ab. Dark Red finish; High D/E, right-hand rotary whisper key lock, balance hanger, silver water tubes. Used in professional European career. Metal bell ring. Gentleman's model, black finish. Complete overhaul at Heckel in 2010. Heckel removed G/Ab trill key for right thumb and right first finger; Last seen without the original wing joint. I know this is probably a really common post, but I've looked at multiple serial lists and forums on Schreiber and I cannot find this instrument or model. Black with metal bell ring. Generally overhauled in Germany. Restored by Kenmochi Bassoons Works (Japan, 12/2005). Low B natural, Bb placed over low C, high D, E keys, hi A bridge to the whisper key, hand rest, balance hanger, the usual rollers, Gentleman's model with one piece bell, standard keywork plus Ab-Bb trill and low C#-D# trill, Used in the Montreal Symphony. Several rollers on the boot section and the long joint. Totally restored by Jim Laslie. Serviced by Laslie/Nordby. High D, plus Ab/Bb trill (pinky) on boot joint. Used in the Burton article. High E key, low C touch, low C#/D# trill button added. Jimmy keys converted the left hand keywork for a former customer circa mid-1990s. Has Herzberg modifications (the design of keys and rollers), Recovered on Nov 1, 2003. Rollers on low C-D and all right thumb keys, plus the usual. It was purchased for $1000 in 1972. Includes high E key, all extra rollers, Ab/Bb trill key, Eb trill key. please look at all the photos carefully and use the enlargement for better detail) The cork on the end of one of the joints has a little flaking. Maintained by Frank Marcus and John Gable, voiced by Benson Bell. right thumb whisper lock, 6 metal tubes, some extra rollers. Company sources state that they believe that they recall that this instrument's serial number is somewhere around 14300. Fox Bassoon Serial Numbers. High d and e keys with tone hole inserts and standard rollers added with some original key work, Completely restored and tuned by Paul Nordby and Jim Laslie in 1980. Wing joint and tone holes lined. Used for principal Bassoon of the Chamber Orchestra of the Belgian Radio and Walter Rieger renewed keywork with high E key. a whisper key lock operated by the right thumb, a right thumb G to Bb trill. Used in San Francisco Symphony for 15 years, Medium red finish with Ab/Bb trill and High E. French whisper key; Solid silver keys (very heavy) except for added Cuciureanu keys and Instrument in Brasil. rollers both LH and RH thumbs and pinkies. Overhauled by Rieger. A successful auction was closed with a winner, right hand German/Heckel system. unique combination whisper key and lock, right thumb whisper key, g# ring key. Thumb Ab key raised up for easier access (added later). Used by the principal bassoonists of the Serviced by Laslie/Nordby. Copyright Mike Frederick 2001-2015. Restored by HARY SCHWEIZER 2004. All the parts are marked with the old style Heckel Biebrich logo. Stolen in Santa Barbara, California on October 10, 2003 between 11:00pm and 8:00am. Both bores boot joint rubber lined. pancake, F#, and Ab Key, as well as rollers on the left Has the normal rollers plus rollers on the right thumb Bb, rollers at the right thumb, and came to the United States in the 1980's. Walnut color, silver plated. added high E key, Maintained by Huebner, Marcus, and Bell. Maintained by Benson Bell (including extra U-tube) and Marcus/Weiler. Heckel Biebrich, originally called "Almenrader und Heckel", was founded in 1831 in Wiesbaden, Germany and is one of the oldest surviving workshops for constructing musical instruments. and full right hand rollers. Keith Bowen restored keywork. Neck Strap attachment under left thumb attached to posts, not body. on all right thumb keys, Ab/Bb trill positioned between Our quality used bassoons are collected from music schools, conservatories and professional owners. This is a Puchner Bassoon Serial Number 5732 made in the 1950’s. Heckel Bassoon; Heckel Contrabassoon; Heckelphone; S-Bocals; Service; Chronicle. Boston Civic Symphony and but the mechanism was so complex it proved impossible to regulate Hole for balance hangar. The Bb key guard is also very large, heavy and impressive. goes around the boot joint, thus eliminating the A flat hole on the thumb side and extended the high d key. 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