🛑 STOP trying to learn the bassoon with random YouTube & Instagram videos

❌ Are you tired of chasing random bassoon videos around in circles…
❌ Do you have a bassoon but never know exactly what and how to practice?
❌  Are you frustrated to play bassoon because your reeds don’t work?
❌ Have you played the bassoon for years but feel like you are not evolving anymore?
❌ Do you spend a lot of money on private lessons and your playing doesn’t really get better? 😳

✅ You’ve come to the right place!

“In this course, I will share my experience, so you can turn music to its best purpose: having fun!” – Alexandre Silvério – Principal Bassoon, São Paulo Symphony Orchestra





CEO & Founder - Bassoon Lesson / Principal bassoon at OSESP / Classical and Jazz Bassoonist

Alexandre Silvério is a rare bassoonist who performs both classical and jazz music. He is the principal bassoonist of the São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra (OSESP) and also a dedicated jazz bassoonist.

Alexandre was awarded a scholarship by the Vitae Institute in 1999 to study at the “Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin” under the mentorship of bassoon virtuoso Klaus Thunemann. He received acceptance to the Berlin Philharmonic Academy in 2002.

He performed in concerts and tours with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and the Berlin Symphony Orchestra in Berlin. He collaborated with renowned musicians and conductors like Sir Simon Rattle, Seiji Ozawa, André Previn, Mariss Jansons, and Pierre Boulez.

In addition to playing with Osesp, Alexandre

He is a lecturer at the Osesp Music Academy and a member of the Camaleon Bassoons.
He frequently performs at jazz bars with the “Alexandre Silvério 4tet” and enjoys playing chess in his free time.

Alexandre has been a “Püchner Artist” since 2018 and performs with the “Superior” model bassoon.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will I have access to the course material and support from Alexandre Silvério?

You will have monthly or yearly full access. It depends on the plan that you choose.

Is the course 100% online?

Yes. You can access the material from your computer, tablet, or cell phone. However, the best way to enjoy the course is through a computer, where the screen is larger.

I'm a complete beginner... is Bassoon Lesson for me?

Yes definitely! The course ranges from complete beginner to advanced level.

Do you open spots all year round?

No. For the Mentorship with Alexandre Silvério, we open spots once or twice a year. 

If you miss the registration period, you can sign up for the waiting list to be notified when we open registration again or as soon as a spot becomes available.

Bassoon Lesson

Life is better playing the bassoon

about Us

The Bassoon Lesson website is an online bassoon course that helps people develop in the art of playing the bassoon, in a practical and efficient way.

Our Mission

We help you to play the bassoon, simply and effectively, wherever and whenever you want.

We believe that

  • Life is better playing the bassoon
  • The bassoon is the most beautiful instrument of all (in any aspect!)
  • Without a bassoon, life would be a mistake