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Malcolm Messiter – Oboe Keywork Modification

Howarth of London are able to perform bespoke modifications specific to the player’s wants and needs, in demonstration of this we have custom made a pair of Gold-Plated XL oboes for Oboist Malcolm Messiter Malcolm was having problems with the … Continue reading

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The 21st Century Howarth-Redgate Oboe – Christopher Redgate Discusses at the Howarth Workshop

This fascinating instrument is currently being featured as part of the Re-thinking the Oboe: Developing an Instrument for the 21st Century Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Music, London between Monday 14th January to Thursday 28th March 2013 Leading 21st Century Oboist – Christopher Redgate … Continue reading

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A brief guide to how your Oboe/Clarinet is made here at Howarth of London

The life of an oboe begins 200 years before a Howarth craftsman starts their work.  Read about the journey that is made to manufacture what is accepted as one of the finest oboes in the world A brief guide to … Continue reading

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