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What fans of the Classique Oboe have to say about it


International Soloist & Professor at the University of Music in Karlsruhe

I’m married to the Classique, it’s difficult for me to play anything else after 50 years. The instrument’s vibration is so special, I don’t get this feeling with other instruments.


Oboe Soloist of the Opera National de Paris Orchestra and Professor at the CNSM of Paris

The Classique projects with its timbre and richness. It’s a very flexible instrument.


French Oboist, Soloist, Chamber Musician and Oboe Professor

I used to play the Classique that my predecessor, Claude Maisonneuve, had kept in good condition and, in my opinion, it was the most beautiful oboe
sound. People would compliment us, saying: “What a sound, bravo!”.

Technical specifications

  • Key : C
  • Pitch : 440/442 Hz
  • Body : African Grenadilla wood (Dalbergia Melanoxylon)
  • Octave Keys : 3º, semi-automatic
  • Keywork finish : Silver-plated nickel silver
  • System : Full conservatory System, semi-automatic (full automatic as an option)
  • Pads : Cork, Leather for the low register
  • Thumb rest : Fix (adjustable as an option)
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