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Woodwind Specialists - Howarth are leading suppliers of oboes, bassoons, clarinets, saxophones and flutes. Makers of fine oboes, cors anglais & oboes d'amore.

Ke Xun Ge Oboe Profiler

Howarth of London are pleased to stock the Ke Xun Ge Oboe Profiling Machine. Ke Xun Ge prides himself on having produced a machine capable of completing a reed to a fully finished state. The machine can be adjusted in … Continue reading

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CD of the Month: Telemann 12 Solo Fantasias, TWV 40:2-13

Supplier Code: CC2036 (Oboe Classics) Our C.D. of the month is a new release from Oboe Classics of Telemann’s ‘12 Solo Fantasias’, which were composed in Hamburg in the 1720s. Although the fantasias were originally written for the flute, they … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | MusiCraft

We would like to introduce you to MusiCraft for another instalment of ‘5 minutes with… Howarth Dealers’. Priding themselves on a high quality of work, MusiCraft have been providing sales and repairs to students, schools, universities, orchestras, military bands and … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | Oboissimo

We would like to introduce you to Oboissimo for another instalment of ‘5 minutes with… Howarth Dealers’. Run by active oboists Jan Hoďánek and Dominik Bunc, Oboissimo provides top quality products and knowledge. Always welcomed with a smile, we enjoy visiting … Continue reading

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CD of the Month: Phoenix

Phoenix | Nicola Hands (Oboe) and Jonathan Pease (Piano) Supplier Code: EMR CD066 Following on from their debut album Light and Shade is Nicola Hands’ and Jonathan Pease’s second C.D., Phoenix. Phoenix features a collection of music by English composers … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | Midwest Musical Imports

We would like to introduce you to Jeff Marshak from Midwest Musical Imports for another instalment of ‘5 minutes with… Howarth Dealers’. In conjunction with their technicians, the three experienced members of staff in the oboe department at MMI make … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | Eva Ries

For our next instalment of ‘5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers’ we are excited to introduce you to Eva Ries of Eva Ries Meisterwerkstatt für Oboen. Having spent some years working in our factory in Worthing, Eva was an instrumental part in the development … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | China Prosperous Music

We are excited to bring you another instalment of ‘5 minutes with… Howarth Dealers’. This week we introduce to you Alice Wong of China Prosperous Music (Hong Kong). On the other side of the world, in Hong Kong, Alice is … Continue reading

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5 Minutes with… Howarth Dealers | Jimboe Products Inc.

We are excited to bring you another instalment of ‘5 minutes with… Howarth Dealers’. This week we introduce you to Jim Mason of Jimboe Products Inc. As a highly regarded, prominent oboist in Canada, Jim is welcoming and friendly in … Continue reading

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(Almost) 50 years with Peter Wiggins

Paul Harris, Business Development and Relationship Manger at Howarth of London chatted with Peter Wiggins during lockdown, discussing his long association with Howarth. Do you remember how you agreed to make reeds for us? How does it feel to have … Continue reading

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