Renard Student Model 222 Bassoon

The Renard Model 222 is the entry level, all-maple bassoon manufactured by Fox. It was patterned after the Fox Model II and introduced in 1971. Designed for young players, it offers schools and individuals a reliable wood bassoon suitable for middle through high school students. The 222 is easy to play and features the good intonation, even response and warm tone for which Fox bassoons are best known.

Standard Features

  • Maple body
  • German style bell (white ring)
  • Liner in the wing joint and small bore of the boot
  • Key work made of nickel silver with heavy silver plating
  • Nickel silver water tubes extending into the bore
  • Body lock

Standard Keywork

  • Full German Key System
  • Plateau key for left hand ring finger
  • Rollers for right little finger F and A (flat)
  • Rollers for left little finger E (flat) and D (flat)

Bocals

  • Two "C" Bocals, Lengths 2 & 3 ~ Options: Professional Double Star R2 Bocals; CVX, CVC, CTX, CTC styles; Lengths 0-4

Accessories

  • Premium plush lined hard case
  • Two high quality bassoon reeds
  • Hand rest
  • Neck strap
  • Seat strap
  • Micro-fiber swabs for boot and wing
  • Care cloth

Options

  • Right Hand Whisper Key Lock
  • High D Key
  • Standard ring key for left hand ring finger
  • Balance Hanger
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