This AK model Loree oboe is in near mint condition and has been well cared for through its life. It plays with robust intensity and has an especially even and beautiful upper range. It has been used in professional solo situations. It was made in 1991 and is a one owner instrument.
Brian Charles cleaned, oiled, adjusted, and play-tested this oboe here in our shop and it’s ready to play in every way. It really didn’t need anything. This is a perfect upgrade to take someone into college or professional performance.
The grenadilla wood body is in near mint condition. It has no cracks. The AK designation refers to the changes Loree made to the bell that produces a somewhat sweeter and more lyrical tone.
The full conservatory, full plateau silver plated keywork system is in clean, shiny, excellent condition. It has excellent condition pads throughout.
This oboe features third octave key, left hand F, F resonance key, low Bb, Bb resonance key, banana key, and both trill keys.
The original Loree hard shell case, shoulder strap, and fitted cover are in excellent condition. The original 3 reed case is included.