double bassoon

double bassoon: see contrabassoon.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on double bassoon from Fact Monster:

  • contrabassoon - contrabassoon contrabassoon, large, deep-toned instrument of the oboe family, also called double ...
  • bassoon - bassoon bassoon , double-reed woodwind instrument that plays in the bass and tenor registers. Its ...
  • oboe - oboe oboe [Ital., from Fr. hautbois] or hautboy, woodwind instrument of conical bore, its ...
  • Encyclopedia: Music: Theory, Forms, and Instruments - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Music: Theory, Forms, and Instruments.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Music: Theory, Forms, and Instruments