August 20, 2014

Some More On Oboe Reed Openings

First off, I have not posted in quite awhile. Lots of stuff...sorry. i will try and post more often now.… [more]

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What Does Response Really

We always hear that you should have a responsive oboe reed. So what does that mean? Well, basically it… [more]

What Does Response Really What Does Response Really

Find Your Oboe Sound

Try and find your own oboe sound.

Find Your Oboe Sound Find Your Oboe Sound

How to Help With Flat Oboe Reeds

Trouble with flat oboe reeds? This might help.

How to Help With Flat Oboe Reeds How to Help With Flat Oboe Reeds

Recent New Stuff

Watch The Master John Mack Make An Oboe Reed

I thought I would start off this set of oboe reedmaking videos with the master, John Mack. Need I say more. This is a very rare video of Mr. Mack making an oboe reed from start to finnish. Well woth a look. OICMF John Mack oboe reed primer In 2001, legendary oboist John Mack performed [...]

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Some More On Oboe Reed Openings

First off, I have not posted in quite awhile. Lots of stuff…sorry. i will try and post more often now. Some good resources are available. So lets get on with the topic at hand. Oboe reed openings. I am constantly looking for new stuff and trying everything I can think of that might help me [...]

How To Get a Better Opening On An Oboe Reed

I have had several people ask me about openings on their oboe reeds, specifically how to make them a bit bigger and more stable. Here is part of an email which I received from Eli: “It has to do with the cane I buy, the gouge of that cane, the way I tie it on, [...]

Here is a video of one of my favorite oboists, Liang Wang playing the first movement of the Mozart Oboe Quartet. Other movements will be on the way this week. Enjoy!  

Albrecht Mayer and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Here is a program on demand that features Albrecht Mayerand the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Here are theĀ  details Program details: Hindemith: Kammermusik No. 1, Op. 24 Mozart: Andante for Oboe and Orchestra in C Major, K. 315 Bach: Concerto in A Major, BWV 1055 Andrew Norman: Apart, Together (Project 440 commission, World Premiere) Haydn: Symphony [...]