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Yamaha YOB-431 Oboe

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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.

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Our price £2,747.50 exc. VAT

RRP: £3,383.33

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Product details

Suitable for

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.

Unique benefits

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) 

Supplied with

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
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