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Oboe da caccia after Johann Heinrich Eichentopf


Pitch A = 415 Hz


Curved oboe. Leather covered. Two brass keys. Brass bell.


The original instruments


Two oboes da caccia are extant, preserved in Stockholm and Copenhagen museums. Bells wear the following mention : "Johann Heinrich Eichentopf - Leipzig 1724", which is the year of the Johannes Passion premiere.


Oboe da caccia after Johann Heinrich Eichentopf  detail on silver key





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