Reed Classes

Reed making is a social activity! Sign up for one of my “Reeding Circles” or my Summer Oboe Reed Boot Camp.

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  • Oboe Reed Boot Camp

    $275.00$490.00

    Oboe Reed Boot Camp is an intensive 10 hour day camp experience that takes place in South Bend, IN, on the lovely campus of St Mary’s College. The EXTROBOE Experience is an enhancement to Boot Camp – adding masterclasses, chamber music, and oboe crafts to fill your weekend out with oboe education and fun.  Reedmakers and oboists at all levels are WELCOME!   Read more…

    2019 Dates:
    Oboe Reed Boot Camp only:  August 3-4, 10-5 each day
    Make a WHOLE WEEKEND of it with additional EXTROBOE experience: August 2, 6-9; August 3, 9-9; August 4, 9-5

    Note: Advancing and Beginning categories address your REEDMAKING skills only. Beginners will start with learning to wind, basic knife skills, and reed construction steps. They will move more slowly.  Advancing Reedmakers will begin by making reeds, and will evolve and improve their existing skills over the weekend as they work with me, my Guest Master Reedmaker, and each other.

  • Reed Repair Shop

    $19.00$49.00

    Sometimes you just need some advice from a non-judgmental expert.  Send me one or three reeds, and I’ll improve them and tell you how.

  • Reeding Circles

    $25.00

    Reeding Circles are informal social reed-making sessions, open to reed-makers at all levels.

    Next Events:

    Wednesday, April 24, 7:00 pm EST, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI
    Monday, April 29, 5:45 pm CST, Valparaiso University, IN