Bassoonists for hire in Birmingham

Hire a bassoonist in Birmingham for your recording, event or performance. You can find over 21 professionally trained Birmingham bassoon players here to browse through and book today. Whether you need the final piece of the puzzle for your orchestra's performance, or have a beautiful bassoon line that needs playing for your recording, you can browse 21 of our best bassoonists for the job right here.

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BassoonistBirmingham(1 mi)

Archie, who studies at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, is a musician dedicated to ingenuity and professionalism in his performing life.

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BassoonistLondon(100 mi)

Michael is a professional bassoonist, composer, and arranger living and working in London.

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BassoonistEgham(93 mi)

Co-principal Bassoon with Southbank Sinfonia. A recent graduate of Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Academy of Music.

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BassoonistManchester(72 mi)

I am a Manchester based bassoonist.

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BassoonistLondon(96 mi)

Freelance bassoonist/contrabassoonist based in London.

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BassoonistCorsham(73 mi)

RWCMD graduate, freelance bassoonist, orchestrator and arranger

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BassoonistOxford(57 mi)

Patrick is a postgraduate student at the Royal Academy of Music where he studies with Robin O'Neill.

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BassoonistLondon(100 mi)

Ex-RAM bassoonist, postgrad RCM, available for gigs. Enjoys sight reading and all genres of music. Plays baroque, classical & modern bassoon

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BassoonistLondon(101 mi)

The Marylebone Trio is a classical woodwind trio formed in 2003 by postgraduate students at the Royal Academy of Music

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BassoonistManchester(70 mi)

A freelance woodwind musician based in Manchester but available for work throughout the universe.

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BassoonistCo Offaly(224 mi)

An experienced saxophonist (tenor, bari, alto, sop) and flute player, working in jazz, classical and popular music. He also plays bassoon

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BassoonistLincoln(77 mi)

Varied and diverse experience (over 40 years) ranging from small ensembles through Chamber to Symphony orchestras, Big Band, West End shows

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BassoonistColchester(118 mi)

Francis is a young musician wishing to bring the bassoon to a wider audience

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BassoonistFakenham(117 mi)

I am a bassoonist with 35 years experience playing in symphony orchestras, pit bands and chamber ensembles

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BassoonistLondon(98 mi)

Musicians’ Company Lambert Scholar at the Royal College of Music, studying with Sarah Burnett and Martin Gatt.

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BassoonistDurham(159 mi)

Diploma level bassoonist and choral soprano with extensive orchestral and chamber experience, available for a variety of performances.

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BassoonistLondon(99 mi)

Hi I'm Emily, a student at the Royal Academy of Music in London.

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BassoonistDumfries(192 mi)

Extensive experience of orchestral and wind chamber music repertoire. Plays professional quality Moosman bassoon and contrabassoon.

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Frequently asked questions

Can any bassoonist play my favourite song?

Professional bassoonists will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that bassoonists may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the bassoonist's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do bassoonists take to set up?

Your bassoonist will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the bassoonist prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our bassoonists are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our bassoonists will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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