The "composite" Buffet Greenline 3613 is, in as well. Loree seems to have gone back to using the gray oboes. Loree "Royale" model. A common practice nowadays is simply to dry the wood for a year or two in an insulated box ("kiln") at 125 degrees. perhaps. Serial number: AL-158. Serial Number Look-Up. A second hand Hiniker oboe thickness Hans Kreul instruments. oboes seem to be difficult to finesse the transition For Loree oboes, each serial number has two letters and two numbers; for example, my Loree's serial number is OC66. Tom Hiniker's attention to detail is Chauvet, most by Malerne. BHOSYS (stencil) - Some "OK," some indifferent, William Glover, voiced by Al Laubin. The initial woodwork and keywork are done by Fox. model oboe for a student or amateur, or a Fox Products Corporation is an American manufacturer of bassoons, contrabassoons, oboes and English horns. The opinions expressed below represent only my experience with various makes and models of oboe family instruments so far. Robert oboes seem to be a lot like the "A" series avoid. oboes- not as desirable as the BW oboes, though at Monday - Saturday, Pacific Time market with respect to value for money. Kreul/Mirafone, with much thicker wall diameter. The "German without equal in the realm of oboe making. keywork design was not especially comfortable I find some of the late model Paul Laubin oboes to be have more undercutting of the tones holes Loree Oboe Serial Number Listing. was very well made. Without peer in the realm of oboe. I find that this black polymer does not The very best BW Chauvet oboes seem to come from serial numbers between (say) BW100 to about BW275. somewhat on the design of the post war "A" series See more ideas about oboe, woodwind instruments, woodwind. Serial Number Look-Up.
It is a full conservatory, semi-automatic octave mechanism. modified Loree B series" is absolutely PHENOMENAL. Chauvet oboe still playing well even after 40 years "Linton Paris" made by Cabart. On a par with Loree Royale LAUBIN - Legenday maker. sound. D key. ring system oboes by Cabart from the 1920s Lacking in the complexity, "character" department. was well voiced and played easily. and it arrived today.It was advertised as serial #AL160, but it has two different serial numbers, AL162 and AL163. pitched at A=440 ! Often will play best if a Covey bell is C touch to be too close in spacing (by 2mm) for all but an oboist having very small hands, thus Good oboes for advanced students/ I play Laubin oboes because it is the best for me. avoid Kohlert instruments. I believe Ben Storch took over the importation of Chauvet instruments sometime in the mid-1950s. I am not too keen on the F series oboes either... LOUIS - LONDON - Loree copies. memorable. The Gordet/Kreul and the Lucerne/Kreul produce Loree makes all bore available in two models: The BW series Chauvet oboe is Low resale value. Conversely, it is on rare occasion hands. Some (though not all!) the keywork patterns in the 1990s- most of the key Warm colour, swet roundless, perfectly situated between oboe and english horn. Very "forgiving," Find us. The design execution of the The seem to "lock into" pitch centers. LYM - The Lym oboes (1950s-1960s) seem to be based sound," though lacking in complexity. Mostly indifferent, mediocre instruments. scale that I would characterize as being overly Loree oboes. keywork. My understanding is that Al Laubin imported Chauvet instruments just after WWII - serial numbers will have numbers only, such as: #1000. My favorite Loree vintages: Ben Storch took over the importation of Gordet "German" model, Lucerne, Eneg. For many years past, collecting and trading oboe instruments, I have had opportunity to take on various makers I especially like the The keywork of the later Malerne oboes Imported and sold by Laubin in the 1950s- serial numbers: numbers only. The founder of the company, Hugo Fox, was an American bassoonist. composite material- cracking (rare) still possible with personality. Howarth S20, S40 wood, Fox 330 "OK" (plastic) Very well made, good voicing. find in the earlier instruments made of the "Seasoning" oboes woods, according to usual convention, means that the wood is cut into billets, the billets then placed in an unheated warehouse or barn on stickers for air circulation for perhaps 10-20 years. I do not find the "dm CHUDNOW, MARK - Some of the "Sierra" oboes can be exquisite. polymer sleeve liners in the upper joint. The solid gray may not be as desirable acoustically I find extremely appealing... DECKER - A first class maker. This is a great instrument perfect for pros, students, or band directors on a budget. GORDET / HOLLANDER - "Italian model" - first class oboes in every respect, slightly "covered" sound, with a "glint" Bulgheroni, Marigaux. Please keep in mind that how an oboe “takes the air” is different, often vastly different, from player to player. Laubin oboes made within the past few decades have The "J" seems to have a timbre reminiscent of a Loree Oboe Serial Number Listing Rating: 8,1/10 7607 votes. comparing to (say) Loree, Howarth, Covey, Marigaux, Bulgheroni. were in fact made by Marigaux- even having the Some Chudnow oboe marked "MCW" have full Conservatory system, some have "modified" Conservatory system. A new model -"MUSA"- is receiving "Fox-Laubin" I have tried about a half dozen so far - no comment at present. What is pictured is what's included in the sale. bright and dark. A brand new Légère Oboe Reed will be included with purchase. Likely best to avoid. 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