IDRS Article

The latest issue of the International Double Reed Society contained our article “Chops: Lost and Found”. As promised in the article this page contains expanded versions of material mentioned in the article.


Rhythmic variations can be applied to many of these exercises. Download this example sheet to get you started:

More material available on The Stay at Home Bassoonist page.

The Cut Reed

More information on the Cut Reed can be found on the Introduction to Quick Guide page.