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Hautboy after anonymous danish instrument
Pitch A = 415 Hz
Stained boxwood
2 brass or silver keys


The original instrument
A narrower bore, inspired by Italian hautboys, gives to this instrument a good flexibility of the high register and a tone adapted to a soloist repertoire.


 Original hautboy (left) and its copy