A two DVD set with a close-up, detailed, step-by-step demonstration of the reed making process using gouged, shaped and profiled (GSP) cane for beginners or advanced players. Making a bassoon reed from gouged, shaped and profiled (GSP) cane saves the cost of purchasing a shaper and profiler, saves preparation time and reduces wastage of material.
The video trailer above, is a two minute excerpt from the two DVD set. The DVD content exceeds 100 minutes.
DVD1: Making a Reed from GSP Cane (68 minutes)
DVD2: Finishing and Fine-tuning a Reed (43 minutes)
The DVD is based on the book "Bassoon Reed Making: An Illustrated Basic Method" by Christopher Weait.