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Fox Model II in Mountain Maple

$29,000.00 $23,200.00

The grandfather of the Fox bassoon line. The model II is a modern version of the original Fox design. It’s patterned after the bassoons played by Hugo Fox in the Chicago Symphony.
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SKU: INB002M Category:

Description

The grandfather of the Fox bassoon line. The model II is a modern version of the original Fox design. It’s patterned after the bassoons played by Hugo Fox in the Chicago Symphony. This model offers a round, clear, dark tone that blends well both in the section, and the whole group. This model is made with Mountain Maple wood.

Features:

  • Select, aged Mountain or Red Maple body
  • French (metal) or German (white synthetic ivory) bell ring
  • Natural rubber lining in the wing and small bore of the boot
  • Nickel silver water tubes extending into the bore

Keywork:

  • Full German key system with silver plating
  • Rollers for right little finger F and A♭
  • Rollers for left little finger E♭ and D♭
  • Right hand whisper key lock, rotary style
  • High D and High E keys
  • High A bridge to whisper key

Bocals:

  • Two professional Fox *CTC* bocals, #2 and #3 lengths

Accessories:

  • Premium case with both shoulder and backpack straps
  • Two high-quality bassoon reeds
  • Hand rest
  • Neck strap
  • Seat strap
  • Microfiber swabs for boot and wing
  • Care cloth

Options:

  • Body lock
  • Balance Hanger
  • Offset high E key
  • A♭-B♭ trill key
  • E♭ trill key
  • Left hand whisper key lock
  • Rollers for right thumb B♭ and F♯
  • Rollers for left thumb C♯, whisper key, Low C & D
  • High F key