THE WEEKLY REEDER

A COLUMN DEVOTED TO ALL THINGS REEDS

Just about any reed-making problem you can imagine, I've struggled with it at some point. Fortunately, I've come up with solutions that work for me. Perhaps your tendencies are different than mine, but maybe you'll find some useful information in these articles. 


I have also had the good fortune to play in lessons, masterclasses, and reed seminars with many highly esteemed teachers and performers. Many of their ideas that helped me will appear in these articles, and I'll do my best to cite the sources! Enjoy reading, and hopefully something here will help your own reed making!

January 21, 2018

Of the many oboists I’ve met and made reeds with, it seems I can generally put them into one of two categories: those who use specific measurements for nearly all parts of the reed, and those who make reeds purely by feel, with almost no standardized measurements.

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