Bassoonist Bas*soon"ist, n. A performer on the bassoon. --Busby. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • bassoonist — noun see bassoon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bassoonist — See bassoon. * * * …   Universalium

  • bassoonist — noun A person who plays the bassoon, a musical instrument in the woodwind family, having a double reed and, playing in a tenor range …   Wiktionary

  • bassoonist — n. one who plays the bassoon (large woodwind instrument) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bassoonist — bas·soon·ist …   English syllables

  • bassoonist — noun a musician who plays the bassoon • Derivationally related forms: ↑bassoon • Hypernyms: ↑musician, ↑instrumentalist, ↑player …   Useful english dictionary

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  • John Miller, Jr (bassoonist) — John Miller received his early musical training at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore and the New England Conservatory in Boston. He also holds a BS degree in humanities and engineering from MIT and was awarded a Fulbright grant for music… …   Wikipedia

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