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Oboe Reed Thread – Now available for purchase

    Reed Pros is happy to announce we are carrying reed tying thread! We have some beautiful colors and new colors are coming soon. Thread is on spools of 165 yards to make it easy to handle when tying on … Continue reading

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Clarinet and Saxophone Reeds – now available for purchase

Reed Pros is happy to announce we are carrying Rico Bb Clarinet and Alto Saxophone Reeds! If you are a doubler on oboe and sax or clarinet, you can get your hand made oboe reeds while you restock your single … Continue reading

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Arundo Donax: Journey from cane to oboe reed – Part 1

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Parents ask me all the time – Why are oboe reeds so expensive? I can’t blame them for asking that question. Oboe reeds are really expensive, especially when you are comparing them to clarinet or saxophone reeds. So – why … Continue reading

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Oboe Reed Drying Rack – now available for purchase

I have become a big fan of reed drying racks. Bassoon players are very familiar with them but as oboe players, they haven’t been part of our reedmaking process. I bought one a few years back from an oboe supplier … Continue reading

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Back to school – don’t forget your music supplies!

School season is upon us!  For some parts of LA County, school starts this week. In the rush to make sure new clothes, notebooks, pencils and books are purchased, music supplies may not be at the top of the list. … Continue reading

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Oboe Reed Making: A Parent’s Guide

So you have a young oboist in your midst? That’s fantastic! But as a parent, you might be feeling a bit like a walking ATM. Between the Band Director insisting the student take lessons, a never-ending search for oboe reeds … Continue reading

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Reed Pros oboe reed store is now Live!

I’m excited to announce http://www.reedpros.com website store is now live!  You can get to the store from the blog here or just go to http://www.reedpros.com. http://Www.Reedpros.com is selling handmade oboe reeds. You will find reeds for the beginning oboe student … Continue reading

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