About Aperture Management In Oboe Reed Making

Oboe Reed Making and Understanding The Oboe Reed-Cane selection, reed construction and scrape all influence your oboe reed making result. One criti...

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Oboe Cane Selection For Best Oboe Reed Making Results

​​Learn about my take on cane sorting and selection techniques to get a better oboe reed making result.

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How To Process Tube Cane- Part 1

  This post addresses stage 1 oboe tube cane processing (tube to cut-to-length). 1) Inspect your tube cane. Take note of its length, general straig...

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How To Gouge Oboe Cane For Best Oboe Reed Outcomes

Techniques Of Oboe Cane Gouging: This post assumes you started with oboe tube cane, and completed processing to the pre-gouged level.  This post o...

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How To Play Better Oboe At Every Level

If you haven't heard yet, let me be the first to inform you that oboe is a really hard instrument to play.  To me, it is worth every bit of effort...

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How To Process Oboe Tube Cane -Part 2 Video

Learn oboe cane processing techniques for oboe tube cane to ensure the best yield of quality cane and best oboe reed making outcomes. Video learning piece.   Read more

Oboe Cane Is A Weed!

Lesson One: What is oboe cane? Where does it come from? How is it used to make oboe reeds? Oboe Cane, this variety called Arundo Donax, is an agri...

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How To Buy An Oboe

INTRODUCTION There are more oboe manufacturers, oboe models and oboe sellers than ever before. Buying an oboe can be a very challenging process. T...

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Introduction To The Oboe Instrument

What Is An Oboe Instrument? How Does It Sound? What Kind Of Woodwind Is It? The inside joke on oboe is that it is "an ill-wind that nobody blows go...

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Best Oboe Reeds For Oregon

Magic Reed offers the best oboe reeds for Oregon players. There are many professional oboe reed makers with national distribution, but that doesn't...

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Best Oboe Reeds For New York

Magic Reed offers the best oboe reeds for New York. This is not just because of the quality of our reeds. Oboe reeds most often play best when made...

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