Our blank reeds are made with the same care & quality as our finished reeds. They come unclipped and ready to be scraped into a reed. If you would like your own teacher to finish your reeds for you or would like to get more practice scraping your own reeds, this is a great option!


Blank oboe reeds are made with synthetic cork staples and start at $7.25/reed. Upgrade to real cork staples for just $1.45 more. Other staples are may be available on request. Please contact us for more information.


Custom reed thread color + shape choice come for free! Please indicate color & shape choice when ordering.


Available shapes

  • Mack +
  • Gilbert 1
  • Gilbert -1N
  • Joshua +2
  • Keisuke Wakao


Available colors

  • Red
  • Orange
  • Yellow
  • Jade Green
  • Pine Green
  • Azure Blue
  • Light Blue
  • Henle Blue
  • Dark Blue
  • Light Pink
  • Strawberry
  • Purple
  • Brown
  • Sandy
  • Dark Maroon
  • Pastels Variegated
  • Purple Variegated
  • Rainbow Variegated
  • Off-White
  • Midnight


If you don't see the shape or color you want, please request it on this page (click) and we will try to have it available for you in the future!

Oboe Reed Blank

PriceFrom $7.25
  • All the nerdy details you could ever ask for!

    Cane: Rigotti
    Diameter: 10-10.5mm
    Shape: Varied (see list)
    Gouge: Innoledy, .60mm in center
    Staples: Synthetic or Real Cork

  • Standard shipping (3-5 business days) is a flat $5.95 per order with free shipping offered on any order over $200 within the US. Discount will be applied automatically at checkout.


    Need it sooner? Upgrade to USPS Priority Mail (1-3 business days) for $10.95 (US only).


    Orders outside the US will be calculated based on shipping weight.


    Store-pickup is temporarily suspended until further notice.