Magic Reed
Handmade Oboe Reeds & Cane


"Dedicated To Your Pursuit Of A More Expressive 

And Satisfying Musical Life"

"Best In Class" Products & Services

High Quality Handmade Oboe Reeds Designed To Promote Your Own Best Playing Experience

Our handmade oboe reeds have a reputation for beautiful tone and expression, proper balance, and, just the right amount of beef by grade so that everyone can comfortably manage our reeds and sound their best.  All are concert standard for the players they are intended to serve.  We offer student, intermediate, custom and professional oboe reed options.  Professional reed customers now have the option of having their reeds finished on either a Loree or Howarth oboe.  


Professional Oboe Cane / Precision Processing In-House

Our Magic Reed Oboe Cane has been described as "the best in 20 years" by elite recording artists and conservatory educators.  Our model is to seek out extraordinary oboe cane worthy of long-term investment for our own reed business needs.  We overfill our inventories so that the oboe community can reap the benefits of our expert cane selection skills.  All of our Magic Reed Oboe Cane is hand-processed right in our studio.

Expert Oboe Reed Maker and Business Owner

Kathy received her musical training at Juilliard and Oberlin Conservatory, including intensive study with J. Caldwell, L. Wann, B. Lucrelli and V. Brewer.  She has owned and operated Magic Reed since 2007.

Company Philosophy That Is All About You

We run our business with you in mind. Everything we do is designed deliver top quality oboe reeds that you can trust with every order.  We offer the best turn around times in the business and satisfaction guarantees too!