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Howarth S45 Oboe (Dual System)

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Howarth S45 advanced oboe, suitable for diploma level musician.

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RRP: £3,687.50

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Suitable for

The Howarth S45CTP is a graduate model dual system oboe, designed for the diploma level player and is capable of a rich and varied tone.  

This oboe includes many essential features found on a professional oboe, with mechanisms for almost every trill.

The Howarth S45 has a thicker wall than the Howarth S40, giving it slightly more resistance and a darker tone.

Unique benefits

  • Dual System (Conservatoire with thumbplate)
  • Metal capped tenons
  • Undercut toneholes
  • 3rd octave key 
  • Banana key
  • Articulated C# to facilitate Eb/Db trill lower and middle octave and B-C# lower octave
  • Semi-Automatic Octaves
  • C-D Trill Key (X 2)
  • C-C# Trill Key
  • Forked F vent
  • Low B-C Link
  • Extra trill mechanisms (Ab-Bb, Ab-A and low C/C#)
  • Low Bb vent
  • Additional Adjusting Screws

Supplied with

The Howarth S45 is supplied in a protective hard case with case cover.  Also included is a set of cleaning mops, reed case, silver polishing cloth and cork grease.


  • Model: S45CTP
  • Key: C
  • Material: Grenadilla
  • Keywork: Silver Plated
  • Mechanism: Dual System
  • Finish: Black
  • Lyre Box: No
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