This bassoon is made of maple wood and has silver plated keys. The bassoon belongs to the woodwind family of musical instruments. It is a large double reed instrument with a lower sound than the other woodwind instruments.
Photograph of a Renard Artist model 220 (long bore) Bassoon, made by Fox. The instrument is made of black maple, with silver-plated nickel silver keys. As other models from this brand, this basson has a german keying system.