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Instruments > Oboe after anonymous instrument, so called hautbois des Dragons

Oboe des Dragons
Pitch A = 392 Hz
Stained boxwood
2 or 3 brass or silver keys

 

The original instrument
Anonymous French oboe, so called Hautbois des Dragons, preserved in the Musée de l'Armée, Paris, Hôtel des Invalides. This oboe is probably dating from the first decades of the XVIIIth century.


oboe of dragon detail on silver key
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oboe of dragon detail
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obes of dragon
Photos by Philippe Roulaud
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