Lemke Oboe Reed Making Kit + Cane, Staples


This is the oboe reed making kit designed specifically for students of Ann Lemke.
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  • The Charles Knife - Double Hollow Ground

    The Charles double hollow ground blade is designed to provide a positive feel on the cane with almost no chatter.
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  • Leather Knife Sheath

    The sturdy, hand stitched black leather protects both you and your knife.
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  • Medium Cutting Block 1 1/4" diameter

    This polished grenadilla wood cutting block has a gently convex top, which allows for efficient and accurate tip cutting.
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  • Flat Blued Steel Oboe Plaque × 2

    This is a more rounded end version of the most popular style of blued steel plaque. The thin, flat body slides easily between the blades but won't poke your finger.
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    $1.67 each

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  • Steel Ruler for Reed Making

    This finely engraved ruler is made of premium chromed steel for accuracy and stability.
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  • Beeswax for Reed Making - 2 inch case

    Pure beeswax in a clear storage case with thread guide slots. If you prefer, open the case for easy access to the beeswax.
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  • Oboe Mandrel by Rigotti

    Comfortable, precise, and well made. This Rigotti oboe mandrel meets the demands of discerning players.
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  • Charles Brass Oboe Staples, 47mm × 6

    These fine brass 47mm oboe staples are manufactured to our exacting specifications.
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    Sale Pricing!
    Select: 1 - 9 staples, $3.30 each
    Select: 10 - 49 staples, $3.15 each
    Select: 50+ staples, $3.00 each

    $3.06 each

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  • Charles Gouged, Shaped, Folded Oboe Cane × 10

    You can expect warm tone, great projection and consistency from our shaped Charles brand cane.
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    Select: 1 - 9 pieces, $3.40 each
    Select: 10 - 49 pieces, $3.20 each
    Select: 50+ pieces, $2.95 each

    $3.40 each

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  • Unbreakable Spool Reed Tying Thread In Size "FF"

    This is premium quality triple-twisted nylon reed makers thread. Most double reed players use size “FF” thickness for it's limited elasticity, strength and durability.
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This is the reed making kit designed specifically for students of Ann Lemke. It’s not limited to those students – if this meets your needs please feel free to order this kit no matter who your teacher is!

  • Charles double hollow ground knife
  • Two flat steel plaques
  • Rigotti mandrel
  • Medium cutting block
  • Steel ruler
  • Beeswax
  • Your choice of FF nylon thread
  • 10 Charles Student gouged, shaped cane
  • 6 Charles brass 47mm staples

Let us develop a reed making kit specifically for your students. It’s our pleasure, and there’s no obligation or charge for setting up a kit to your specifications. Email us or call us at (603) 356-9890 to get started today!

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Weight 11 oz
Dimensions 9 × 4.5 × 1.75 in

Unbreakable Spool Reed Tying Thread In Size "FF"


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