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Instruments > Oboe after Castel, Nice museum. A = 415 Hz

Oboe after Castel

Pitch A = 415 Hz
Stained boxwood. Instrument on display out of granadilla (on request, + € 100)
2 brass or silver keys

 

The original instrument
Preserved in Nice Museum together with a recorder by the same maker.
Dark stained boxwood. 4 ivory rings. 2 silver keys.
Castel was an Italian maker dead in 1775.

On various hauyboys by this maker, his stamp is associated with Panormo, Palanca and Magazzari 


Oboe after Castel detail on silver key
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Oboe after Castel
Photos by Philippe Roulaud
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