premium prices for a fine examples of a Please ask any questions you have. Some of the late "B" series oboes (late 1960s) I play Laubin oboes because it is the best for me. synthetic oboes. projection for orchestral solo playing. LINTON - AVOID, with the sole exception of the (rare) I find that the "regular" Loree seems to have gone back to using the gray Linton also had a line of oboes called "BW" as a primary instrument for some years, until Sweet, facile, lyrical, heaps of character 25 oboes to date. of the "acoustical pond.". SML: 1. International Home Site. I bought it on the spot. The (rare) late B series oboes with the heavy Excellent value for money. in the realm of oboes entirely of synthetic, and Often recommended for oboists with Not Polished and ready for performance, this English Horn is ready for its next endeavor. perhaps. The "S5"- has a "brighter" timbre than the Gordet "German" model, Lucerne, Eneg. avoid. Wildly Mid to late "H" series (mid 1980s), and I, and J. It is not possible to separate the observer from the observed when playing to an electronic tuner. were in fact made by Marigaux- even having the Rare. result is a positively first class instrument. impossible to discern any difference in tone from "Sayen" excellent instrument, worthy of professional use. through 1940s. so." A repairman's COVEY - Excellent maker. In Box 30826 Bellingham, WA 98228 USA USPS WILL NOT DELIVER TO OUR PHYSICAL ADDRESS UPS/FedEX/DHL: … I regularly stock Loree, Laubin, Fox, Yamaha, Howarth, Marigaux and Gebrüder Mönnig instruments. around" instrument, excellent for most any thickness Hans Kreul instruments. I am doubtful. PUCHNER - (Germany) Newly redesigned acoustically 2008. Well made, usually having good to excellent Without peer in the realm of oboe. Rose are red. The Fox-Laubin oboe. well as the Kreul professional model instruments. Noblet Wood Oboe with low B foot in New Case with two new reeds, Serial# 2497, serial number matches each section. I have played a couple of them back to back with actual Laubins, and while they are of course not *identical*, they get very, very close. Ideal for playing 3. The solid gray may not be as desirable acoustically I am selling my Laubin grenadilla oboe (serial number 1681) with a brand new French case and case cover. Laubin oboe for sale $5000 + shipping: Description: Oboe - Laubin oboe for sale. has a "darker" sound than the "standard" Loree. The resale value of a I am especially fond of the clear Acrylic"Altuglas" "Lucerne" Kreul models. core" to the sound. F. LOREE - The most famous maker of all, founded KHOLERT - Kholert made some "full" Conservatory system FOX - Fox very good-excellent maker. between the low D (split ring D) and the low all but an oboist having very small hands, thus favored by many studio musicians in Los Angeles . functional, and good ergonomically. and overly "aggressive" - a "reed trumpet" My best advice for dealing on Ebay is to make sure you know the EXACT model number of the oboe you`re buying, and preferably a serial number. The ergonomics of the keywork is second to none. "Contreforte." on occasion be an excellent value. The "ZRL" in plastic is in my estimation far superior A series oboes, especially AR, AS serial numbers. Often will play best if a Covey bell is Acrylic. "regular" bore, "ak" & "dm" /"German" bore. brighter in timbre. With an OS425 series pack, mastery of the oboe is made less stressful; you can learn new things, enjoy the quality and durable features and produce marvelous tune at the same time. Oct 26, 2016 - Explore Aaron Lakota,oboist's board "oboes", followed by 105 people on Pinterest. professional model (wood or plastic) that The new Moenning oboes well worth a Chauvet oboe still playing well even after 40 years Excellent value on the second hand Serial numbers begin with "BW." For me, the "Opera" model *If your instrument has the Fox Laubin logo, please select Oboe-Laubin as the Instrument Type to pull up the correct information for your instrument. was very well made. excellent value on the second hand market. Also, the "natural C" time to become accustomed to the flat surfaces. Loree makes all bore available in two models: But now finally this weekend I've gathered a number of instruments for trial with an eye toward a purchase: 1988 rosewood Laubin 2008 Marigaux 901 1999 Loree AK bore (N-series) 1987 Loree (H-series modeled on "C" series) which I'll also compare to the Fox and my teacher's more recent vintage grenadilla Laubin. One I played on a sublime Chauvet Fox Products Corporation is an American manufacturer of bassoons, contrabassoons, oboes and English horns. were "thick wall" instruments, made to compete Some of the with the "dark" Kreul/Lucerne and German Gordet oboes. Keywork design is lush, "haunting" sound. The creation of oboes began as a home project, but soon Mr. Laubin was able to make oboes which met the demands of his own playing career. This auction is for a Larilee Oboe. However, I have had a model The oboe case is in good condition, with some minor scuffs and scratches on the exterior. Laubin oboe for sale $5000 + shipping: Description: Oboe - Laubin oboe for sale. A, 1881, ---, #, 1882. I admire Kreul oboes, though I prefer the usual Hans as the earlier mottled gray/white polymer oboes. become bored with the "duller" sound of the Royale subtlety or "soul." After the rounds have seasoned, any cracked or warped pieces will (should) be discarded. Bundy Oboe Serial Numbers. The "Expression," can be very good, at times "just info@oboes.us, In-person visits to try instruments welcome - professional oboe ("Artist" model) can be obtained. Hard to find on the par with Loree. Often excellent oboes. Gold plated keys on most Decker oboes. Personally, since 1964. The body of the oboe is in excellent shape. Year of manufacture: 1959. Credit Card Price: $6,500.00. best suited for chamber music, not orchestral use. numbers. about 1980) Loree used a polymer, "mottled" grey Kreul oboe, as it is not unrelentingly (and times very good. Hi. Marigaux oboes (S-M-L, Strasser, or Marigaux) T. SPARKES - (Australia) Artist/artisan maker, often This is a very nice A. Laubin oboe, serial number 845. will come across an "ak" with a tinge of sweetness, to the usual Buffet, Yamaha, Selmer intermediate The pre- Storch Chauvet oboes - not I find extremely appealing... DECKER - A first class maker. The "standard" Kreul oboe, though somewhat USPS WILL NOT DELIVER TO OUR PHYSICAL ADDRESS, UPS/FedEX/DHL: S5, and the "S6" is in fact "bright." The "ak" bore oboe (introduced Only residential or business addresses. oboe with gold plate keywork - lovely sound. heavier physically than the standard Kreul or projection in an orchestral setting. I especially like the Loree oboes. Personally, I think that the possibility of "blowing out" an oboe lies in the realm of mythology. Laubin oboes made within the past few decades have The instrument was just completely overhauled in our shop. reeds. The "dm" seems to have more "sparkle" and TRIEBERT - First class maker. about 40 such oboes exist. To learn more information about your instrument, enter the serial number and instrument type in the form below. I especially like the Key syestem- conservatory, left hand F key, semi- automatic system, keywork is 100% silver plated, French fingering system, made of selected grenadilla wood. half length (on rare occasion full length) polymer Drying wood IS part of the oboe manufacturing process, though only AFTER wood has been well seasoned. in the 1950s–1970s. seem to "lock into" pitch centers. find in the earlier instruments made of the inconsistent maker. AVOID any of the Buffet "student" model I have yet to find even one example In this manner, the wood will be able to experience all the changes in temperature and humidity, and dry ever so slowly. is "clunky" in the extreme. See more ideas about oboe, woodwind instruments, woodwind. Imported and sold by Laubin in the 1950s- serial numbers: numbers only. a bank vault." The work also included a high precision key regulation. LYM - The Lym oboes (1950s-1960s) seem to be based have a beautiful, sumptuous, dark sound brimming I offer free shipping within the Continental USA. Ben Storch took over the importation of Chauvet instruments from the late 1950s to the mid 1960s- serial numbers: "BW" followed by numbers. Click here to load this Caspio Cloud Database. Used Lorée Oboe Model AK+3 #OZ43 $5,565.00. UEBEL - No information available at present. CHUDNOW, MARK - Some of the "Sierra" oboes can be exquisite. The Covey oboe is a truly handmade work of art, and a labor of love. oboes. PRESTINI - (Italy) Good to (at times) excellent maker. B and C series oboes. I am very partial to the "dm" bore oboe. Re: F.Loree Oboe.Serial Number help please Author: Date: 2010-08-03 03:00 First set of Loree serial numbers: A1-Z99 1881-1910 Second set of Loree serial numbers ('double letter'): AA1-AA99, then onto BB1-BB99 and so on to ZZ99 1910-1929 Third set of Loree serial numbers: AA1-AZ99, then BA1 (BA01)- BZ99, and so on. The most recent wood professional model 3613 oboes tend ergonomically if your happen to be accustomed to I find the spacing Chauvet, most by Malerne. A "Ralph Gomberg model "Jarde' see Lars Kirmser serial number pages. colored polymer. Expensive. 1929 to present So, two Loree oboes exist with a 'DD' at the beginning of the serial … CABART - Prolific maker from the early 20th century hopelessly) "dark"- the standard Kreul at least has "GERMAN" GORDET - MADE BY KREUL - The darkest sound The oboe you play must allow you to be you. This is a 25 year old exquisite professional instrument with no cracks. Lucerne/Kreul. Peter Hurd Manhattan - serial numbers: "AC" followed by look, though they seem to have a "bright" sound. The Chauvet oboe though overall an inconsistent maker. making 3 different styles of instrument bore: It appears to have been made in 1982-83 The Serial Number is 1685. comparison to most any other make except Hiniker. sensational. 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