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Beautiful, reliable, hand crafted...for the true purpose of making music


Laubin oboe Laubin oboes are made by hand, using mostly the same tools and machines used to make oboes for over a century. Every part of each oboe is individually hand-fit, resulting in a level of precision and reliability which remains unmatched by instruments made using computer-controlled machines and standardized parts. The wood is aged for at least ten years. The keys are heavily silver-plated and hand-burnished for beauty and durability. An ebonite sleeve in the upper joint helps to prevent cracking and extend the life of the oboe. The bore, undercutting, and tone-hole placement have been perfected over eight decades. Our goal is to make your life as a musician easier; rather than worry about the instrument, you can focus your attention on making music.

New Instruments

Grenadilla Oboe (8 year estimated wait) $13,200
Rosewood Oboe (10 year estimated wait) $14,000

Call or email to be placed on wait list. One year repair warranty on new instruments. Prices include professional instrument case, case cover, leather three-reed case, end caps, cork grease box, and feather.

We offer used instruments for sale periodically. All are in top condition, with a good quality case and one year warranty.  Click here to see instruments currently for sale.


$128 per hour
Laubin instruments only. Free estimates. Call or email for scheduling.

Shipping: Instruments are shipped fully insured, with two day or overnight delivery to most locations.

New York State residents add 7.375% sales tax.

Prices are subject to change without notice.


A. Laubin, Inc.  638 Central Avenue  Peekskill, New York 10566  914-737-3778