Great Places

Instrument Serial Numbers and Year of Manufacturing

Useful Resources

Web Sites

Other Excellent Blogs

    • Names of oboists by orchestra in Europe an Asia
    • LOTS of reed-making info! (Philly - "American" - scrape only.)
    • Excellent tips on behaviourism: I wish this were available for simple living in society! 
    • Multi-Instrumentallist : lots of interesting discussions thereon
    • Fingering Chart builder: useful tool for making images for all woodwinds

These posts on the Oboe BBoard are worth looking into.

Its worth browsing through the discussions as they treat other things than what is mentioned here. There is a "flat view" link on the page which shows the entire discussion in a single page. This can be useful for searching or comparing.