Oboe/Buffet Oboe

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I have a Buffet Oboe approximately 10 years old.  Serial #23767
I would like to sell this oboe but am unsure of it value.  It is in excellent condition with no cracks or repairs.  The case is also in excellent condition.

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Diane, thank you for your question. The oboe looks like a 4051 model Buffet. A fair market price for an oboe of this age and brand/model is around $1500.00-$1750.00.   Thank you and best wishes, hannah

Diane, the price remains the same for the 4052 model. Thank you, hannah

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Hannah Selznick

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I have the expertise to answer questions about all brands and models of oboes and English Horns. I will assist in providing information about the process of purchasing and selling an instrument. I know reputable oboe specialist repairmen to recommend. I give guidance on oboe and English Horn reeds. I offer guidance on maintenance and handling of oboes and English Horns and help owners troubleshoot instrument issues.

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I have been an instructor of oboe and instrumental music for almost 40 years. I have taught all grade levels from preschool music to college oboe (double reed specialist)instruction. I perform with a professional symphony in the Phoenix area. I also have an active teaching studio. I love what I do, especially in regards to educating future generations of musicians.

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International Double Reed Society

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BS.ED (Music) University of Missouri MM in Oboe Performance University of Tulsa Post Graduate Work in Oboe at Catholic University of America

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Who's Who in America

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I have public and private educational institutions as clients; as well as a national referral base of studio teachers and oboe instructors.

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