Yamaha YOB-441 Step-Up / Intermediate Oboe

Yamaha YOB-441 Intermediate Grenadilla Oboe
Yamaha YOB-441 Intermediate Grenadilla Oboe
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Meet the YOB-441 Step-Up Oboe...Professional tone at an intermediate price.

All woodwinds purchased at Heid Music or heidmusic.com are professionally fine-tuned and inspected for quality by our Heid Music Repair Team.  Learn more about the team and their 300+ years of combined experience here.

The YOB-441 Step-Up / Intermediate Oboe features the same bore, tonehole size, and tonehole placement of the Yamaha YOB-841 professional oboe,  giving even and accurate intonation.  In addition, the 441 is made from fine aged grenadilla wood (just like the Custom models), which gives this instrument a very professional sound.

Includes 400 Series Case.


  • Made from Grenadilla Wood, seasoned & aged for the optimal tone
  • Simplified Conservatoire Tonehole System (semi-automatic octave system)
  • Handworked keys, adjusted to optimize the balance of the instrument
  • A nickel silver bell ring for a quicker response and more focused sound
  • Stainless steel French taper screws and needle springs for precise adjustments
  • 7 trill keys - C#-D#, F#-G#, Ab-Bb, A#-B, B-C#, left C-D, right C-D
  • Left-hand F key and a Fork F resonance key
  • Professionally inspected by the Heid Music Repair Team - the Best in the Midwest.


Heid Music is proud to be your resource for Yamaha Step-Up / Intermediate Oboes in Appleton, Green Bay, Madison, Oshkosh, Wisconsin Rapids, and online.

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