Owner and Director is a Juilliard trained double reed player and long-time professional performer. He founded Charles Double Reed Company in 1984. Brian moved his family and the business from Manhattan to Northern New Hampshire in 1994. He is married to the love of his life, Sarah and they have a beautiful son, Theo. Brian has worked as a radio DJ, fruit picker, cookie baker and all the other things a professional musician pays his dues doing. He is a published composer and has recorded extensively on oboe, bassoon, clarinet, sax, flute, didjeridu and piano. He has played on video game soundtracks, television and radio commercials. He actually likes reed making and makes all the reeds for our company.
Our Mission Statement
Our mission is to be the best possible provider of services and products to oboe and bassoon players world wide.
We strive to meet or exceed our customers expectations, and seek to treat our customers with the dignity and respect that we ourselves would expect, while providing them with world-class customer service.
We strive to create an internal business atmosphere that encourages willing participation, pleasant interaction, and the opportunity for education and advancement.