Bocal Majority offers a wide selection of handmade bassoon reeds. Consult our comparison chart to help you figure out which bassoon reed is right for you! We classify our bassoon reeds by hardness, performance, and whose needs they would satisfy. As reed makers, we believe that every reed must respond well, meaning that none of our bassoon reeds are difficult to play on. Basic bassoon reeds are great for middle school students. Intermediate bassoon reeds are designed for advancing middle school as well as high school students. Our professional bassoon reeds meet the needs of advanced high school students and professionals.
In addition to our handmade bassoon reeds, we also carry a line of handmade contrabassoon reeds. Contrabassoon reeds only come in the Pro line, and they are WONDERFUL!
Check out our Reed Policies and Care page for tips on how to get the most out of your handmade bassoon reeds. Proper bassoon reed care will prolong the life of your reed!
Professional Bassoon Reed
Our professional bassoon reed is hand crafted by a professional bassoonist to perform beautifully in all octaves of the instrument and have a dark, focused tone. These reeds are intended for an experienced player with a fully formed embouchure. Great … Read More
Professional Contrabassoon Reed
Our professional contrabassoon reed is hand made by professional bassoonists and has received rave reviews. Available in three strengths: “Soft,” “Medium”, and “Hard”. The soft would be good for someone just starting out on contra or someone who likes a … Read More