Buffet Crampon | Prestige Model Oboe with Howarth Thumbplate


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The Buffet Crampon Prestige model oboe is a professional model for
advanced players. Designed and manufactured in their French workshops,
the Prestige model is hand finished to the highest standards. The addition of a Howarth thumbplate converts the instrument to dual system.
The Buffet Crampon Prestige model has a versatile sound that will suit all styles of playing, from orchestral to solo works.
  • Grenadilla wood (dalbergia melanoxylon)
  • Silver plated keywork
  • Conservatoire with a Howarth thumbplate, converting to dual system
  • Semi-automatic octaves
  • 3rd octave key (moved to the left hand side of the 1st octave key)
  • C to D trill keys x 2 (lower and upper)
  • C to C# trill key
  • Forked F vent
  • Ab to Bb and Ab to A trill keys
  • Low C to C# trill key (“Banana key”)
  • Eb to E trill key
  • Articulated C# mechanism
  • Low Bb vent
  • Metal capped tenon sockets
  • All necessary adjusting screws
  • Instrument is supplied in a Buffet Crampon case and cover

Additional information

SKU 2100000127221
Weight 2300 g


Instrument Level