Introducing the new Renard Artist Model 335 - a beautifully hand-crafted Grenadilla wood oboe for the serious student. It will accommodate your most promising protege as well as the advancing musician to grow in both sound production and technical facility. This modified conservatory oboe includes the left F and low B-flat standard on every Fox or Renard oboe, as well as the third octave and low B-flat resonance keys. The body has metal lined tenon sockets and silver plated posts, bands, and bell rings. Nickel silver keys with nickel silver hinge tubing and heavy silver plating. Handmade conservatory mechanism including F (sharp) key tab, third octave key, low B (flat) vent key, left hand F, alternate C and articulated C (sharp). Open hole keys, does not include split D ring. Cork pads on low C and above. Stainless steel arbors and wire springs. Teflon tipped stainless steel adjusting screws.
Individually hand tuned to A-440 pitch at 72° F, with maximum resonance and projection.
French-style student all-in-one case with cover, reed and reed case, silk swab, cork grease and tenon cork caps.