Choosing The Best Bassoon Brands

November 6th, 2013 by Trent

Choosing the Right Bassoon: A Guide

Picking a bassoon can be a daunting task. Prices range from $3,000 for the most basic models to well over $30,000 for the most in-demand professional instruments. There are also more options for keywork and bore designs than probably any other woodwind instrument. We hope that this guide will give you a more clear picture of what we have to offer as you seek the right instrument for you. We are always happy to speak with you over the phone, so please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-800-926-5587. Click on the model number of each listing below for a link to our store page for that instrument and a bassoon comparison chart.

Midwest Musical Imports is proud to offer:
Fox Bassoons
Heckel Bassoons
Puchner Bassoons
Wolf Bassoons

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Donating Musical Instruments Changes Children’s Lives for the Better

November 5th, 2013 by Trent

Today we invite Minneapolis native Ian Felton to write on a non-profit organization he has founded helping young musicians across the country make music. For more information on the program, or on how to donate, visit

Take it over Ian!

Ian Felton is the founder of Marching Mountains, a non-profit based in Minneapolis. The goal of Marching Mountains is to create a network to supply public school band programs in distressed counties in Appalachia with donated new and used musical instruments. Read the rest of this entry »

Thanks for the incredible support you and your colleagues serve my students. It really makes an enormous difference for their success in the profession.