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Hannah Selznick

U.S.
Available
I have the expertise to answer questions about all brands and models of oboes and English Horns. I will assist in providing information about the process of purchasing and selling an instrument. I know reputable oboe specialist repairmen to recommend. I give guidance on oboe and English Horn reeds. I offer guidance on maintenance and handling of oboes and English Horns and help owners troubleshoot instrument issues.

Joel Simon

U.S.
Available
Reed making, oboe technique, oboe adjustments. PLEASE NOTE, NO QUESTIONS ABOUT OBOE VINTAGE OR VALUE. THAT INCLUDES SERIAL NUMBERS, AGE OF INSTRUMENTS, AND HOW MUCH THEY MIGHT BE WORTH; AND THAT INCLUDES WHERE YOU MIGHT FIND SUCH INFORMATION. THESE QUESTIONS WILL BE REJECTED.

Geoffrey Bridge

Available
Professional oboist with many years experience. Former pupil of Leon Goossens. Solo artist for Arts Council of Great Britain. Freelance recitalist/broadcasting/orchestras. Former Head of woodwind teaching in Hampshire, England. Questions on repertoire, playing styles, reeds, cane selection and processing.

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2016-12-24 Older Vivatone by Linton English Horn:

Hi John, thanks for writing. The Linton brand is not one that is highly sought after as a high quality instrument; although in some cases, specific instruments may be good ones. The instrument does not

2016-12-18 Fragility and value of Mirafone oboe:

Hi Rachel    I am on holiday at the moment and forget to tell AllExperts. silly me! But briefly...  I am sure though that your oboe links really ought to be very close to lining up equally.It is not absolutely

2016-10-31 English horn:

Chalotte, thank you for your question. If your instructor gives the EH a thumb's up then it should be okay. Mirafone is not a brand that has a lot of appeal in the US. I understand you are in Australia

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