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Famed Soloist George Zukerman puts down his bassoon...

George Zukerman
The great Canadian classical musician George Zukerman has truly been an ambassador for a sometimes-overlooked instrument -- the bassoon -- in his long and distinguished career as a soloist.

He's travelled the world with the bassoon, played with great orchestras and had bassoon concertos composed for him.

Order of Canada winning musician George Zukerman is retiring at the age of 85. He has many fascinating stories of where the bassoon has taken him over the decades...
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