mail@wouterverschuren.com

Lessons and online lessons

Historical Bassoons

Wouter teaches at the Royal Conservatoire, The Hague, and the Royal College of Music, London. Besides, he teaches students and professionals of different levels at his home in Rijswijk, The Netherlands, or globally via FaceTime or Skype.

Focusing points are:

Basic technical help on the dulcian, baroque and classical bassoon.

Help with fingerings.

Interpretation of sixteenth-, seventeenth- and eighteenth-century repertoire following historical sources.

Articulation including double-tongue.

Sound production.

Reed making following modern and historical methods.

Posture.

For more information on the various possibilities, please get in touch with me. www.wouterverschuren.com

Pre-recorded bass lines:

Baroque bassoon a-415

Braun Sonata I Largo
Braun Sonata I Allegro
Braun Sonata I Aria – Andante
Braun Sonata I Allegro
Braun Sonata I Minoetto

Bass dulcian a-440

Lassus Iusti tulerunt spolia impiorum Part I
Lassus Iusti tulerunt spolia impiorum Part II
Lassus Sancti Mei Part I
Lassus Sancti Mei Part II

Alto a-440

Rhau Ach! höchster Hort part I, 1545 (Sheet music in “Biciniae” in downloads)
Rhau Ach! höchster Hort part II, 1545 (Sheet music in “Biciniae” in downloads)
Lassus Bicinium I “sine textu” part 2