Jeanne Standard Oboe Shaper Tip

Jeanne Standard Oboe Shaper Tip

Code: JT01

PRICE: $325.00

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Product Description

The original Jeanne shaper tip, designed for oboe by Valarie Anderson, is now being used by a great many of the finest oboists in the world. This tip produces a relatively narrow reed which seals tightly along its sides. The reeds hold up to pitch and produce a sound of beautiful coloration which doesn’t spread. This shape requires a rather substantial cane gouge of .60-.48 or heavier nearer the edge. We recommend wrapping between 70-71 mm to maintain pitch placement and depth.

Jeanne oboe shaper chart
Distance from tip 5mm 11mm 20mm 26mm 38mm
Jeanne standard 6.97 6.68 6.17 5.35 3.27
Jeanne-M 7.08 6.85 6.24 5.35 3.27

We publish these samplings of Jeanne shaper tip dimensions in response to requests from some of our customers, but with the following caveat: Comparisons of the relative widths of shaper tips are not necessarily predictive of how reeds made from them will perform. The performance characteristics of a shaper tip result from complex interactions of the many dimensions, amd these interactions must be taken into account when designing the tip.

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