WWW.OBOESALES.COM is a specialized double reeds instrument shop based in north of Portugal whose team is composed of teachers and professional musician..

Created in 1998 by Jean Michel Garetti, french oboist and member of Oporto Sinfonic Orchestra,  it turned into one of the most respected shop in Europe, selling and representing all majors oboe and basson’s manufacturers.

It is also a manufacturer of high quality canes and reeds already played  by professionals oboists in many countries.

We desenvolved in the past years a real relation of trust and friendship with our clients, professionals or students, who look for advises, quality instruments and, of course, reasonable prices.

We hope to continue in this way and count on you to desenvolve and improve the quality of our company.

For team

Jean Michel Garetti

Our Team

Jean Michel Garetti is professor of oboe and chamber music at the University of Aveiro. Between 1989 and 2015 he has occupied the positions of solo English with the Orchestre de l’ Opera de Saint-Etienne (France), the Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa and the Orquestra Nacional do Porto (Portugal).

He studied at the CNSM in Paris (France) with David Walter, Jacques Tys and Maurice Bourgue where he obtained his Master in oboe and chamber music. He holds a PhD in Performance from the University of Aveiro and is a member of INET-md. He is director of which he created in 1997 to provide a specialized service entirely dedicated to oboists.

Jean Michel Garetti

Tiago Coimbra is professor of oboe at the Superior School of Applied Arts in Castelo Branco ( Portugal) and soloist in the Göttinger Symphonie Orchester (Germany) as well as in the Orquestra Filarmonia da Beiras. He studied in the classes of Thomas Indermühle in Zurich and Emanuel Abbühl in Basel.

He holds a PhD in Music from the University of Aveiro. Since 2020, he has collaborated with, specializing in Reeds and Stuff’s scraping machines and in the manufacture of oboe and English horn’s reeds.

Tiago Coimbra