What Is an Oboe Made out of?

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The Oboes are made of wood and produces sound by blowing through a thin double reed that is at the upper end of the instrument. It has a strong sound that can be easily picked even, when the other orchestra instruments are still playing.
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The oboe is a woodwind which can be made of plastic or wood. It is the smallest orchestral twice reed instrument and very significant in the orchestra. It looks very like the clarinet, but sounds very different and their sound is produced by blowing air.
The oboe looks very alike to the clarinet but sounds extremely different. They are made of wood or plastic, and produce sound by blowing air through a slender double reed at the higher end of the instrument. The oboe is very vital in the orchestra.
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The oboe is made of ebony. Most oboes are wooden, but some are black plastic. Wooden oboes cost up to double the amount of plastic ones.
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The baroque oboe first appeared in the French court in the mid-17th century, where it was
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I'm an oboe major and had my oboe custom made and I actually watched it being made in Indiana,USA. They start with wood that's been drying for 10 years. Oboists can chose between
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Hey, Personally I would only do so much before taking a new instrument to a repair person. Often new instruments need to be adjusted anyway. You can always swab it I do not believe
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