Rigoutat joins the Buffet Crampon family, strengthening the Double Reed section of the group
Mathilde Lebert takes the first prize at the Muri Oboe Competition. Philibert Perrine finishes third and wins the prize for best interpretation. Both play Rigoutat instruments. In 2018, they became the official tunners for student instruments.
Jacques Tys becomes the official tunner.
Gildas Prado becomes the official English horn tunner.
The workshop relocates to 5 boulevard de Créteil, at Saint Maur des Fossés.
Philippe Rigoutat succeeds Roland at the head of the company.
A second workshop opens at 66 rue de Paris, at Joinville-le-Pont.
Jean Claude Jaboulay becomes the official tunner.
Philippe Rigoutat starts working at the workshop.
Claude Maisonneuve becomes Rigoutat’s official tunner.
The workshop relocates to 25 avenue de Joinville, at Joinville-le-Pont.
Roland Rigoutat succeeds Charles at the head of the company.
Heinz Holliger wins the ARD Oboe Competition. André Lardrot and Maurice Bourgue get second and third price respectively. All of them play Rigoutat oboes. Six years later, Maurice Bourgue obtains the top prize.
Charles Rigoutat’s son, Roland, starts working at the workshop.
Charles Rigoutat opens his workshop at 6 rue Polonceau in Paris.