Yamaha YOB431 Oboe
Yamaha cite the 431 as the most professional intermediate oboe ever made. It is made of top quality aged and seasoned grenadilla wood for a rich 'professional' sound.
If you are an advancing player, this oboe would be well suited for you looking to complete the grades.
The YOB-431B is made of top quality aged and seasoned grenadilla wood for a rich 'professional' sound. This is the same material as used on Yamaha Custom models and it has been carefully crafted in a similar manner.
It features accurate intonation, a balanced response, and an exquisite tone - truly professional quality at an intermediate model price.
The 431B has a semi-automatic octave system and also includes a thumb plate. The keys are hand-adjusted by experienced artisans for precise playability.
- Keys: The ergonomic silver-plated key design is based upon the Custom series for comfortable performance.
- Trill keys: C#-D#, F#-G#, Ab-Bb, A#-B, B-C#, left C-D, right C-D
- Auxiliary Keys: 3rd octave key, Left-hand F key, Fork F resonance key.
- System: Simplified Conservatoire (semi-automatic octave system)
The Yamaha YOB-431B is supplied in a hard case with handled case cover, an external cleaning cloth, cleaning swab and cork grease.
- Model: YOB-431B
- Key: C
- Material: Grenadilla
- Keywork: Silver Plated
- Mechanism: Full Keywork
- Finish: Black
- Lyre Box: No
- Warranty: 2 Years