You are invited !
Saturday November 18, 12-4pm
Please join us and our guests for a fun time filled with the latest innovative Oleg products presentation, illuminating discussions on saxophone, clarinet, and flute acoustics.
Check out the Oleg mouthpieces, necks, headjoints, ligatures and their intricate interrelations as well as the newest problem solving smart accessories.
What to expect.
Participants are welcome to play-test Oleg Optimized Acoustics Saxophones, Double Parabola Flute Head joints, Olegatures, Sax Necks, and Mouthpieces.
About Oleg Garbuzov:
Oleg is known for being one of the world's most respected saxophone, clarinet and flute experts.
Oleg began his music career as the principal oboist in the Kiev National Orchestra. He got his Master’s degree in Oboe Performance from the Kiev Conservatory before immigrating to the United States in 1975.
From the early age Oleg showed an uncommon interest in the inner workings of musical instruments and displayed an inventive mind that been noticed and stimulated by his mentors, a university professor and the woodwind instrument maker, who found good use for Oleg’s perfect pitch.
Capitalizing on his solid technical skills and extensive experience in tuning musical instruments, After moving to Los Angeles in 1977, Oleg capitalized on his solid technical skills and extensive experience in tuning musical instruments and accepted a job offer at the Stein on Vine Music Shop where he quickly grew an international reputation due to the highest caliber of his international clientele.
In 1980 he opened his own music store on Melrose Blvd in Los Angeles where he started developing his patented line of saxophone and flute products such as Inflatable Saxophone Case, the Oleg Palm Key Risers, the Olegature, and the Double-Parabola Flute Headjoint. After relocating his music store to Studio City, Oleg attended UCLA's PhD program in Systematic Musicology while researching the acoustic science of the saxophone. In 2005 the music store closed and relocated to an industrial facility to focus on manufacturing the Oleg Products brand.
Oleg Garbuzov (right) with saxophone artist Michael Lington and the new Michael Lington mouthpiece.