Two modern bassoon bocal models are available in
the standard 3 lengths.
Model MA, with an ever so slightly parabolic bore has an even scale
with smooth tonal characteristics and strong fundamentals in all
register. Model MB has a very direct feel, with fast and easy high
These bocals are available various thicknesses of brass, nickel,
silver, silver plated and gold.
Conceived or copied primarily for my own
reproductions several models of historical bocals are also available.
These bocals have worked
successfully on many original instruments and replicas of other makers
Wood block and set of four scraping disks with handle (both essential
historic internally scraped reeds), along with easels and shapers are
are three baroque/curtal shaper models and one classical shaper
model. Mesurements for these can be found here.
cane-profiling machines and reed-tip-profiling machines are also are in
production. Please inquire for further information.