Professional bassoon reeds produced by Barry Trent are designed for the most discriminating performer. Manufactured from carefully selected and tested cane, Trent reeds are delivered reed box ready. They are responsive, carefully tuned, and produce a refined, elegant, professional sound in all dynamic ranges for the most discriminating performer.
These models, exclusive to Hodge Products, are 56mm in total length with a 26mm blade that flares to 16mm wide at the tip. Tuned to A=440, this style of reed compliments bassoons with standard to moderately thick walls. Wider shapes and reeds tuned to A=442 and higher are available for special order. They come in blue or black thread.