I Play Bassoon

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    Bassoon Addict For 25 Years

    Hello Bassoonists! This place has everything for topics doesnt it? LOL! I have been playing bassoon for about a quarter of a century (with a bit of a break in the middle). I began bassoon playing during the seventh grade on the request of my music director. I had played first...
    cramernh cramernh
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 20, 2011

    Soooo I had a key fall off the other day

    and I needed to take off 3 more to get it back on. The struggle is real I guess.
    Iquacy Iquacy
    18-21, M
    Oct 19, 2014

    The Middle School Experience

    I've been playing the bassoon since I was in 8th grade. That was in 1998. I'm now working on my music education degree at Southern Utah University and am still playing the bassoon. All because of a band director that came to me before winter break and asked me if I'd like...
    aardvarkno2 aardvarkno2
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 7, 2010

    Bassoon Love

    I love my bassoon. Well, it's a rented bassoon from my university because I can't afford one my own, but I love it all the same. Other than not having my own bassoon, I love playing. I have a love hate relationship with practicing because I am not very good at it. Juggling music...
    PetitePied PetitePied
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2011

    Bassoon Love

    I am in love with my bassoon.  P.S. any advice for a young bassoonist?
    noossaBevoLI noossaBevoLI
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2009

    First Story

    Hi, this is my first story. I've been playing bassoon for a year now. Mind you, however, I am better than what you would think I am. I just recently made Region Orchestra. I love playing bassoon and it is one of my favorite things to do. Please comment.
    iplaybassoon iplaybassoon
    3 Responses Nov 13, 2011

    If There Ever Happens to Be Somebody Else That Joins...

    I'm a bassoonist, have been for going on 8 years. I went through a phase where I hated music and wanted nothing to do with it but I've made a complete turnaround and now that's all I want to do. I plan on probably majoring in bassoon performance in Rhode Island starting in Jan 08...
    barefootbassoonist barefootbassoonist
    22-25, F
    11 Responses Sep 25, 2007

    And it was taller than me

    when I started.
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    Jul 28, 2015
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