Semi-automatic, grenadilla wood, silver plated keys. The very heart and essence of Marigaux manufacture, the original sound according to Mr. Jules Marigaux’s standard. Wood rigorously selected, dried during at least four years. A traditional manufacture, true to the excellent reputation of French craftsmanship. A much easier and sharper low register (double correspondence on the bell). A high register which is even and direct. An excellent orchestral oboe played by the greatest ensembles worldwide. 3rd octave key, double F key.