Dr Downing | First Aid Doctor – Thumbplate Oboe


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Written by Andrew May, an experienced instrument repair technician, this booklet is a useful guide to the care, maintenance, adjustment and regulation of the oboe.

The first part of the booklet details how to take care of your oboe properly and avoid common problems, the second details the diagnosis and treatment of minor problems which are readily fixable with minimal tools. Aimed at the oboist, not the technician(!), the book explains the complicated mechanisms of the oboe in a readily accessible way, enabling the oboist to make minor adjustments and prevent faults developing.

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SKU 2100000209330
Weight 120 g