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Yamaha YOB-841T Custom Oboe W/ 3rd Octave Key

  • Our Price
  • $6,688.99
  • Regular price MSRP: $9,518.00


Play The Choice Of The Masters With The Yamaha YOB-841T Custom Oboe - 3rd Octave Key

Played by some of the top American oboists, this custom oboe combines a dark silky tone with a focused center.

The YOB-841 features an open bore configuration optimized to match American style reeds. This inner bore shape is complemented by tapered tone-holes with conical undercutting for a dark silky tone with a focused center. This model was developed in close cooperation with the principal oboists of some of America's top orchestras. Third octave key and king-rosewood body are available on request.

  • Handworked Keys - Skilled artisans braze and adjust all keys on Yamaha oboes by hand to optimize the balance of each individual instrument
  • Newly Designed, Highly Polished Bore - Excellent intonation, tonal balance, and resistance
  • Hand-Tapered, Undercut Toneholes - Precise, even intonation and response
  • Nickel-Silver Bell Ring - Increases effective density of the bell for improved response and tone
  • Philadelphia D Key - An extra screw that permits fine adjustments to the high D for improved tone and tuning


  • Level: Custom
  • Key: C
  • Key System: Full Conservatoire
  • Bore Style: American
  • Octave Keys : Semi-Automatic
  • Mechanical Features: Left-hand F key; Fork F Resonance Key; Philadelphia D Key
  • Upper Joint Material: Grenadilla
  • Lower Joint Material: Grenadilla
  • Bell Material: Grenadilla
  • Key Material: Nickel Silver
  • Plating: Silver
  • Tone Holes: Undercut With Conical Uppercuts
  • Thumb Rest: Fixed
  • Trill Keys: Low B - C# ; low C - Db ; C# - D# ; D# - E ; F# - G# ; G# - A ; Ab - Bb ; A# - B ; B - C# ; left C - D; right C - D
  • Spring Type: Blue Steel
  • Cork: 19
  • Pads: 3

Manufacturer: Yamaha
Model: YOB-841T
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I195024-N-1-B
UPC: 086792585567