- a player of the oboe.
Origin of oboist
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Examples from the Web for oboist
Georg Benda was a famous clavier player and oboist, but his chief interest for modern musical history lies in his melodramas.
To a reed-instrument player it was painful to see the oboist bite a bit off his reed when the tone was not to his liking!Rustic Sounds