I Am a Bassoonist

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    Bassoon: A Gift From God

    I love my bassoon. It takes only a person with perseverance and patience to play it. I came into my audition hoping to play trumpet, and I walked out with a bassoon. That was one of the best choices my band director ever made. I am currently the best seventh grade bassoonist in...
    iplaybassoon iplaybassoon
    Nov 14, 2011

    Bassoon Dreams

    Since before I can remember I've loved the bassoon. I started playing in fifth grade and have continued into my college years. There's something about the rich low notes and airy upper octaves that sparked something in me. I love to play, I love orchestral music, especially...
    PetitePied PetitePied
    18-21, F
    Apr 15, 2009

    I Love My Awesome Bundle of Sticks

     I love my bassoon.  We call it Old Crusty because of what a terrible shape it was in when I got it.  My friends always complain because of my constant bassoon talk. Got bassoon on the brain I geuss. Can you blame me?  I finally started lessons! I...
    noossaBevoLI noossaBevoLI
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 19, 2009
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