Bassoon – Instrument Care

Bassoon Care

1. Use cork grease on all the cork prior to each time you play your instrument.
2. After playing the Bassoon, dry the inside of the Bassoon using a Bassoon swab.
3. Wipe the outside of the Bassoon with a soft polishing cloth removing fingerprints and oils left by our hands.

Items needed to clean your instrument.
Cork Grease – $2.00
Bassoon Swab – $5.00
Soft Cleaning Cloth – $3.00

You can purchase these from Mr. Shepard. Please make checks payable to YMS. You can purchase these items online or at a local music store like Music Time 2214 Dunn Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32218 (904) 696-9882.