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Location

Peter de Koningh Bassoons is situated in the countryside in the eastern part of the Netherlands. The studio and workplace are part of a rustic farmhouse that was build in 1890. Zwarteweg 48, 6964 AE Hall – The Netherlands +31 (0) 313 654152       mobile: +31(0)623405437 E-mail: info@peterdekoningh.nl Public transportation planner (Dutch) Dutch Railways …

Baroque bassoon on Venetian pitch

Soundtrack:  Sergio Azzolini. Vivaldi, Concerto RV 495 in sol minore – Allegro Bassoon, anonymous. Reconstruction at Venetian pitch (a=440 Hz.). After a three years research with Sergio Azzolini, this instrument was reconstructed and ready for sale. The instrument has 4 keys  and has a beautiful open sound that is very suitable …

French baroque bassoon after Prudent Th.

Soundtrack:  Danny Bond, Première Sonate for bassoon,E.Ozi Paris c. 1770 About the Prudent Thierriot replica: My copy of the Prudent Thierriot bassoon is based on an instrument made in the second half of the 18th century in Paris, now in the collection of the Brussels Conservatory museum. The instrument was the …

Classical Bassoon after J.H. Grenser

Soundtrack: Alberto Grazzi, Mozart, Bassoonconcerto KV 191 Classical Bassoon after J.H. Grenser Dresden 1764-1843 About the Heinrich Grenser replica: In 1981, Danny Bond and I began to develop a classical bassoon modeled after an instrument by Heinrich Grenser (Dresden,1764-1813). This instrument belonged to the collection of the Gemeentemuseum at The …

German Baroque bassoon after J.H. Eichentopf

Soundtrack: Alberto Grazzi,Vivaldi,Concerto RV 483, Baroque Bassoon after J.H. Eichentopf Leipzig 1686-1769 About the J.H. Eichentopf reconstruction bassoon: In 1998 I finished the …

Recordings

Some CD’s with our instruments Composer / Piece / Bassoonist / Our copy after / Label – Casanova, An dem stillen Meeresstrande, …

Peter de Koningh Bassoons

Peter de Koningh Bassoons Manufacturers of historical bassoon-replicas since 1977   40  years  experience in manufacturing historical musical instruments   Deliverytime about 1 year …

History

I started making bassoons in 1977, later collaborating with bassoonist, Mr. Danny Bond, to develop some models of 18th and early 19th century …

links

Interesting Links     Historical FingeringchartsHist. Bassoon and Contrabsn. Fingering Charts (IDRS)     Reeds NEW  Reedmaker Ivan Calestani            ivancalestani@libero.it James Kopp reeds   Other …