Bassoon Bibliography

Cooper, Lewis Hugh and Toplansky, Howard. Essentials of Bassoon Technique (Union, New Jersey: Howard Toplansky, 1968) a

Joppig, Gunther. The Oboe and the Bassoon, tr. by Alfred Clayton. (Portland, OR: Amadeus Press, 1988)

Koenigsbeck, Bodo. Bassoon Bibliography. (Paris: Musica Rara, 1994) b

Langwill, Lyndesay. The Bassoon and Contrabassoon. Benn-Norton

Popkin, Mark and Glickman, Loren. Bassoon Reed Making. (Evanston: The Instrumentalist Co., 1969) a

Spencer, William. The Art of Bassoon Playing. (Evanston: Summy-Birchard Company, 1958) a

Waterhouse, William. The Bassoon. (London: Oxford University Press, 2004) 

Weait, Christopher. Bassoon Reed Making, A Basic Technique. (New York: McGinnis and Marx, 1970) a

Weait, Christopher. Bassoon Strategies for the Next Level. (Worthington, OH: Christopher Weait, 2003) c

Weisberg, Arthur. The Art of Wind Playing. (Minneapolis: SATCO, 1993) a

Weissenborn, Julius. Method for Bassoon. (New York: Cundy-Bettoney Co.)

Westphal, Frederick. Guide to Teaching Woodwinds. (Dubuque: William C. Brown, 1962)


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