Meyrick Alexander

Meyrick Alexander, Bassoon

Nicholas Reader

Nicholas Reader, Contrabassoon

Use the navigation bar above to explore the bassoon pages.

The icon will launch a youtube movie of Meyrick or Nick explaining a relevant point of bassoon technique.

The icon will give an audio clip, which will either play automatically or open a new window.

The icon will play an illustrative music example from the Philharmonia's recorded archive.

Be sure to visit the 'player's tips and tricks' section for some very useful advice about aspects of bassoon writing.