About Billerbeck Oboe Reeds


Billerbeck oboe reeds are hand crafted to order by Marjorie Downward, an energetic oboist with 41 years experience as a woodwind teacher, performer and artist.

Apart from the Billerbeck Student oboe reed, all other reeds are classed as standard.
The Billerbeck Standard oboe reeds are popular with intermediate, advanced and some professional players.
Canes & staples are carefully selected and of a high quality for all reeds made for you.

Billerbeck Oboe Reeds is proud to be making reeds for many players of all levels throughout the UK, Europe, USA, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand.

To all customers, thank you very much for your valued custom and feedback.

Reed Scraping

All oboe reeds are classed as standard.


There is a minimum of 3 reeds per order.

For all enquiries, please click here to be directed to the Billerbeck Oboe Reeds Contact page.

Your enquiries will be received offering a friendly and highly knowledgeable service about reeds, cane, adjusting reeds, types & makes of instruments, technique, etc.

Please allow up to 9-10 days for your reeds to be made, tested and depatched.
All reeds are made in strict rotation.

If you have any difficulties with Billerbeck Oboe Reeds, please contact Marjorie Downward within 7 days of receiving your order.