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