Porthaux, Dominique Bassoons

There are 9 Dominique Porthaux (c.1751-1839) bassoons in the Hichwa-Rachor database. He flourished in Paris from 1782 to p.1824 and is known to have made military instruments for the king of France (1785). In 1787 Etienne Ozi  mentioned in his Méthode nouvelle et raisonnée pour le basson that Porteaux (sic) makes good bassoons (on page 3).

Dominique Porthaux Literature

Haine, Malou. Les facteurs d’instruments de musique à Paris au 19e siècle. 1984, pp. 48, 320.

Jansen, Will. The Bassoon: Its History, Construction, Makers, Players and Music. Frits. Knuf, 1978 Vol. 1, p. 453, 454.

Pierre, Constant. Les Facteurs D’Instruments de Musique. 1893, p. 147.

Tiffou, Augustin. Le basson en France au XIXe siècle: Facture, théorie et répertoire. L’Harmattan, 2010, pp. 171, 172.

Waterhouse, William. The New Langwill Index. London: Tony Bingham, 1993.

Young, Phillip. 4900 Historical Woodwind Instruments. Tony Bingham, 1993.

Porthaux, Dominique, 5 key bassoon; Porthaux1-O-Sigal

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Porthaux, Dominique, 6 key bassoon; Porthaux2-O-Kampmann

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Porthaux, Dominique, 6 key bassoon; Porthaux3-O-MET1999.307

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Porthaux, Dominique, 5 key bassoon; Porthaux4-O-Basel1887.183

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Porthaux, Dominique, 6 key bassoon; Porthaux5-O-Vichy

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Porthaux, Dominique, 5 key bassoon; Porthaux6-O-BateX30

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Porthaux, Dominique, 5 key bassoon; Porthaux7-O-BateX36

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Porthaux, Dominique, 7 key bassoon; Porthaux8-O-BrusMIM3118

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Porthaux, Dominique, 5 key bassoon; Porthaux9-O-PrivateCollection

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