A.Lakota Reeds provides oboists with the best oboe reeds that allow them to Be Happy Oboe-ing. All oboe reeds are handmade in Massachusetts using the best materials and equipment.
My name is Aaron Lakota, I am a professional oboist, oboe reed maker, and teacher. I have been making oboe reeds for 17 years and playing the oboe for longer. I am passionate about the oboe, sharing my passion for the oboe with the world, and allowing my reed customers to share their own passion for performance. My goal as a reed maker is to provide oboists with the best oboe reeds to suit their performance needs. I hope to help every professional, amateur and student to find their voice by providing high-quality oboe reeds. I hope to provide oboists with the best oboe reeds at the best value.
Every A.Lakota reed I make is guaranteed against defects in materials and production. I will work hard to ensure you are happy with your oboe, or English horn reeds you receive. Please give me the opportunity to help you if you are not satisfied.
I am grateful for my customers and welcome your feedback and suggestions. Use my Contact Us page to tell me what I am doing right or what I can improve on. Thank you to all my current and future and past customers, you are the best! Happy oboe-ing -Aaron