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Selmer Oboe in C 1492


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Made for the beginning oboist, the Selmer USA Model 1492 oboe is the ideal instrument for the middle school oboist or band program that requires both quality and value.

 Each American made Selmer 1492 Student Premium Level oboe features a durable body manufactured from classic Selmer Resonite™.  This special Selmer exclusive material provides an amazing analog for wood.

The durable basic conservatory key system of the 1492 Selmer is crafted from drop-forged, nickel silver and then heavily silver plated to ensure years of quality performance.  Whether for the institution or individual, the Selmer 1492 oboe offers superior performance for your young musician.


  • Selmer Resonite™ Body: Offers all the benefits of plastic (consistent, durable, etc . . .) but provides an industry leading maturity of sound that puts your student on a solid developmental path
  • Basic Conservatory System Keywork: Easy to play! Offers the configuration that is best for beginning oboists.
  • Drop Forged Keys: Dense nickel silver creates a key that is virtually indestructible  
  • Highly Contoured Cork Pads:  Offer a response superior to other student oboes


Level Advanced
Key C
Pitch 440-442hz
Body Material Selmer Resonite™
Key System Basic Conservatory
Key Material Nickel Silver
Plating Silver
Tone Holes Undercut
Thumb Rest Adjustable
Spring Type Blued Steel
Pads Cork / Bladder
Accessories Swab

ABS Stackable


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