Follow the links at the top of the page to find more information about me and my bassoon studio at Shenandoah Conservatory.

Need to know everything there is to know about extended techniques for bassoon? Here’s the book for you!

Bassoon Reimagined

An Extended Technique Sourcebook for Performers and Composers

  1. 300 pages of information

and music

  1. Numerous techniques

described for the first time

  1. Extensive bibliography

and representative works

  1. Thirty-two character studies

featuring extended techniques

in approachable contexts

  1. Performance notes for each

character study

  1. Spiral bound

Price: $80 (plus $5 shipping for US orders, plus $15 for international)

To Order Online: Click HERE (Include Mailing Address in Note Field)

To Order by Check: Make Check Payable to “Ryan Romine”

Mail to 322 Fairmont Avenue; Winchester, VA 22601

Email questions to

Shenandoah Conservatory Audition Season

information is now available!

For more info, click here.

A few years ago, Dr. Romine rediscovered and published a forgotten piece for bassoon and piano by famed French Composer, Jacques Ibert!

Read more here

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Dr. Romine is the Bassoon Editor of

The Double Reed!!

If you are not yet a member of the International Double Reed Society (that’s how you get your copy of  The DR), click here to sign up today!


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