I'm pleased to say that I will be performing in my second Recital on September 22nd! I'll be playing Arcangelo Corelli's "Sarabande..." Now that the Imzy mobile app is up and running, I'll be adding more content - finally! - in the next few weeks. Some topics that I'm working on include a new case review, buying globally, and synthetic reeds. Remember, just because cork grease looks lik... This post is the first in what will be a series of posts reviewing oboes and products related to oboes. In most cases, I will be an owner, and user, of the product reviewed. I have spent ALOT of time searching for that perfect oboe case. Honestly, I hav... It's been awhile since I've had a photography blog, in fact it's been quite a while since I've had any sort of active interest in my photography. Having relocated to Northside, this is starting to change... welcome to the next iteration of me. Anyone who plays Oboe knows that it is not a cheap hobby, and forget it if it's more than a hobby! I am just beginning to build my reed-making kit, and last week I bought an Ando reed knife, which is handmade in Japan and is supposed to have incredible q... Tomorrow afternoon I will be performing in my very first recital ever. I will play two etudes from Edlefsen's Studies and Melodious Etudes... Adult recital is at 4pm... Welcome to the community, All Things Oboe! I think it speaks for itself - this is to be a new community for all Oboe related topics, from play and practice to instrument selection to reed-making. So come on in, pull up a chair and join the conversation!