Oboe – Instrument Care

Oboe Care

1. Use cork grease on all the cork prior to each time you play your instrument.
2. After playing the oboe, dry the inside of the oboe using a oboe swab.
3. Wipe the outside of the oboe with a soft polishing cloth removing fingerprints and oils left by our hands.

Items needed to clean your instrument.
Cork Grease – $2.00
Oboe Swab – $5.00
Soft Cleaning Cloth – $3.00

You can purchase these from Mr. Shepard. Please make checks payable to YMS. You can purchase these items online or at a local music store like Music Time 2214 Dunn Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32218 (904) 696-9882.