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Whether you are a professional, student, or amateur, you have come to the right place for your instrument needs!

A previously owned instrument is a great opportunity and choice!

Interested in more information on one of these items, Contact Shawna!

 Oboes and Oboe Equipment

Make Year Condition Price
Howarth XL Cocobola Oboe #6381 2010 One previous owner, never cracked.  Amazing opportunity!  Tone color on this cocobola is warm and rich.  Looks brand new. $8,600
Yamaha 841 Professional #004803 2006 Like new condition.  Gorgeous scale with only one previous owner.  Comes from pro player.  Leather case cover included. $5,000
Fox Renard 330 #14327 1999 Excludes the low B flat resonance key, and no third octave key.  Only one previous owner, taken care of beautifully.  Fully oiled, cleaned, and balanced by Oboe Chicago.  Case is also immaculate!  Includes reed case also. $2,500
Larilee Oboe #15166 1975 Complete overhaul by Oboe Chicago.  Includes low B flat.  Played lightly by a professional musician while she was in high school.  Exquisite care.

*Optional three inch stack of major oboe rep and etude books available free with purchase of oboe, or can be purchased separately for $100.

2006 Nice easy oboe to play.  Great for avoiding rental. $800
Loree Reg. Bore #DV59 1977 Complete overhaul by Oboe Chicago.  Case is new.  Silver plating in good condition. SOLD
Howarth XL Oboe #6410 2011 Professionally played for only one year.  Full grenadilla.  One previous owner.  Fantastic even rich color!  Hand selected from several XLs at the time.  Great opportunity! SOLD
Yamaha #441 Grenadilla #031443 2008 Oboe is fantastic!  Barely used.  Excellent choice for a step up oboe!  Feels easy to play and very much 'like new'! SOLD

English Horn and English Horn Equipment

Make Year Condition Price
Loree English Horn #GM12 1983-1984 Only one previous owner.  Crack between trillers professionally pinned including inserts.  Played moderately as one of two horns.  Comes in a single Loree English Horn case. SOLD
Loree English Horn #LK98 1995 Only one previous owner.  Used lightly.  Looks almost new.  Loree Double case, including Loree bocals, #1 and #2, all recorked. SOLD
Howarth S40C #J684 2007 Beautiful condition, like new!  Played only a few times.  Includes English Horn Howarth case, Howarth bocal, and English horn stand.  Big sound, great buy! SOLD
Rigotaut English Horn #146-U 1952 Great instrument, complete overhaul!  Previous owner is Richard Kanter, former CSO oboist; a great buy!  New Oboe/English Horn Double Case included. SOLD

Oboe & English Horn Accessories

Double Ob/EH Loree Case 2011 One owner, great condition, a great bargain.  With Loree Case Cover. SOLD
Double Ob/EH Bohling Case NEW Bohling Oboe/English Horn Double Case with Case Cover.  New Carbon Fiber, Shiny finish.  Black fleece lining to case cover - brand new, originally $1100.  Backpack style carrying as option.  Photos available upon request. SOLD


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