Another Masterclass video for the YouTube Symphony Orchestra. These can be helpful to many, not just the YouTube auditionees.

… and what kind of oboe is this, please?

Earlier posts:
Diana Doherty (Tchaik 4)
Two takes on the Mozart Oboe Concerto
Diana Doherty (oboe: Rossini & Strauss)
Christine Pendril (English horn: Dvorak)


  1. Herr Hartmann plays a Dupin oboe. This is the Imperial model, which looks like a Viennese oboe, but has a “standard” bore and keywork. Dupins are made in Luxembourg.

  2. Thanks, Bryan! So good to have you around to help me out here. I hadn’t a clue, I’m embarrassed to say.

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