I am having to remake this website and many of these links may not work. I hope to get it all sorted out as soon as possible. Until then, please bear with me.
http://www.doublereed.org/IDRSBBS/viewforum.php?id=7 The International Double Reed Society’s forum is now open to non-members. Wide ranging list of topics.
http://www.8notes.com/f/forum28.asp Mostly keen amateur bassoonists.
http://www.8notes.com/ forum, metronome, manuscript paper etc.
http://www.contrabass.com/ Something here for all contra enthusiasts.
http://t.webring.com/hub?ring=doublereed/ loads of links here – some more interesting than others.
http://www.canit.se/~chrisdav/index.html/ Christian Davidsson’s web site (Royal Opera Stockholm). There’s a chat room and a bulletin board here as well as a useful discoghraphy. Also a page on reed adjusting.
Stocking fillers (Presents for the bassoonist who has everything)
http://www.cafepress.com/buy/bassoon/ mugs etc.
http://stores.ebay.co.uk/dezineshop_Woodwind_Bassoon-Contra-Bassoon_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ1028430QQftidZ2QQtZkm mostly t-shirts.
http://www.shcweb.co.uk/eshop/ Magnetic pencils to stick to your music stand with ‘I love my bassoon’ printed on them. Also keyrings and fridge magnets.