Our friend, the bassoonist and academic Francesca Carpos, has suffered a distressing house burglary.
Among the items taken were two greatly cherished bassoons
Please put the word around:
STOLEN from Francesca Carpos: Two bassoons: Fox model 601 serial number: 25482… and a black plastic Fox bassoon (with ‘Kilburn School’ etched in the plastic). They were stolen on 21st November from her home in London. The Fox 601 is tiger striped, and is in an unusual small rectangle case. It is set up with a knee support. The black plastic Fox is easily identifiable by the large scratched ‘Kilburn School’ on the tenor joint. It is in a rucksack gig bag with a seat strap. Please contact the police, call reference, CHS 36213 21/11/19, with any information.