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Student Musicians

Let's Play a Duet: Bassoon

Join Principal Bassoon Fei Xie for a duet from your home.

Fei will play the first part of the duet and you can perform with him by downloading the sheet music here and playing the second part along with the video. This duet is appropriate for high school and college-level players. 

Please note: In this version, you will NOT play any of the repeats.

Sonata for Two Bassoons in D minor, Op. 40

by J. B. de Boismortier

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 0:19 I. Allegro
  • 1:13 II. Vivace
  • 2:02 III. Adagio
  • 3:18 IV. Allegro

Download the Sheet Music

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