Oboe D’amore

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The Oboe D’amore is the ‘mezzo-soprano’ Oboe in the Oboe Family. It has a crook and pear-shaped bell like the English Horn, and uses the same fingering as the Oboe, but is pitched a minor 3rd below in A. The Oboe d’amore produces a slightly mellower and quieter sound than the Oboe. Called the ‘love […]