Sophie Dervaux (Dartigalongue) on Japan tour with solo recitals, arranged by PRO ARTE

Direct broadcoast of her recital on NHK worldwide on 21 July 2017

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The oboe solist and Püchner Artist José Antonio Masmano at the Moscow Oboe festival


International Masterclass for Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon
in the south of Sweden from 9–13 August 2017

Oboe Ralph van Daal
Fagott Sebastian Stevensson
Fagott Magnus Nilsson

Please find further information at
and following PDF for download.

Stefano Canuti appointed

Stefano Canuti appointed International Chair in Chamber Music & Bassoon at the Royal Northern College of Music Manchester (RNCM) 6 July 2016.

Read more in this press release.

Püchner Artists at the IDRS Georgia 2016

José Masmano und Saxton Rose. Read more

Award winners of the Guatemala Bassoon Competition COFCAM 2015

The first prizes of both categories of the COFCAM Bassoon Competition 2015 (Congreso de oboistas y fagotistas de centro America y Mexico) in December 2015 in Guatemala City went to
Junior: Wilver Villacinda, Guatemala
Advanced: Rick Barrantes, Costa Rica

Püchner presented the prize money. Our best congratulation!

Püchner at the Bassoon Festival in Rio de Janeiro

"Festival Internacional de Fagotte 26–30 Novembre 2015" You’ll find the leaflet here

...the music of the very soul of Brazil at her most pure and original...

The oboist Paolo Nardi recalls the 1960s and 70s
Please find the booklet in Portuguese attached

Püchner donated a Püchner oboe d’amore model 36 C to the special prize winner

Under the patronage of the Peter Tchaikovsky State Conservatory Moscow, the 7th International oboe competition, successfully took place in November 2015. Püchner had pleasure in donating a special prize presenting a Püchner oboe d’amore model 36 C to a deserving participant of the oboe competition. The criteria for awarding this special prize: "A performer, who shows much talent and great potential, as well as apparent financial need".

We congratulate the winner of the third prize as well as special prize, Bakhtiyarov Al-Farabi Zhorauly from Kasakhstan.

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José Masmano performing on Püchner oboe

We are delighted to welcome José Masmano, oboe soloist with high international reputation in the "Püchner-oboe-family".

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