Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Howarth of London

Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Howarth of London

Howarth S20C Intermediate Oboe With 3rd Octave Key & VT Top Joint

    Get An Ideal Oboe For Younger Students - The Howarth S20C Conservatoire (French) System Oboe With 3rd Octave Key And Velvet Throat Top Joint

    The Howarth S20C is light in weight and has covered keys making it ideal for the younger student with smaller hands. It is a simplified conservatoire system with semi-automatic octaves, which easily meets the needs of playing to an advanced level. The S20C has an excellent tone and reliable tuning.

    VELVET THROAT

    Howarth developed a special synthetic for the bore of the instrument’s top joint which they named the “Velvet Throat” (VT) option. It offers added protection by creating a humidity barrier at the most vulnerable point.

    This S20C oboe is being offered with the Velvet Throat (VT) synthetic lining of the top section of the top joint to prevent cracking in demanding climatic conditions.