The Patricola SB1 are made in Italy and feature wonderful singing tone. Considered their "school model", this oboe features semi automatic system with thumbplate. It is constructed of grenadilla wood which has been naturally seasoned for 11 - 13 years. The keywork is silver plated, including a double F key, forked F resonance key, C to Eb trill and 3rd octave key.
This is the ideal instrument for a recent beginner or young student looking for their first wooden oboe.