Definition of bassoonist in English:

bassoonist

noun

  • See bassoon

    • ‘Had you been a bassoonist, I'd probably have suggested a violist!’
    • ‘The concertmaster (whoever it was) and solo bassoonist are simply fantastic.’
    • ‘The doublereeder exists in just these two varieties - oboist and bassoonist.’
    • ‘I'm a bassoonist, but I don't think that matters, does it?’
    • ‘Minor variations in bore profile can affect intonation, and all bassoonists have to experiment to some extent to find fingerings that suit their own instrument.’

Pronunciation

bassoonist

/bəˈsuːnɪst/