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Instruments Are the Heart of a Band


Learning more about them is crucial, especially for beginner players.

Let Us Guide You Through the Band

We guide you through the band, informing and answering questions that are commonly asked by beginners or parents.

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Band Instruments

What characteristics each band instrument has?
What are the best choices and prices for each instrument?

Oboe and trumpet players

Types of Bands

What types of bands exist?

How should I be prepared for each band?


Latest Posts from the Blog

Our Reviews, Tips, and Comparisons on band instruments.

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Best Student Trombones
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5th Grade Band Instruments – Which One to Choose?
Saxophone Mutes Guide
Saxophone Mutes Expert’s Guide
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Easiest Band Instruments to Learn and Play
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The Most Expensive Band Instruments
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The Cheapest Band Instruments
Saxophone Reeds - Beginner Guide
A Simple Guide to Saxophone Reeds
How to Put a Lyre on a Clarinet
Bass Clarinet Embouchure: How to Achieve the Perfect Seal
How Long Do Clarinet Reeds Last?
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About Us


We are ISABELLA and JOHN

Long-time band instruments enthusiasts.

Parents of two kids starting their music careers, we are currently rediscovering everything related to instruments and music in general.

And we are eager to share our findings and knowledge with you!

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Our Team of Instruments Experts

We count on the collaboration of experienced players among the different band instruments, whether by writing or reviewing articles.

Cooper

Cooper White

Saxophone, Clarinet, harmonica, bass, keyboard, voice

Cooper is a talented and experienced sax player. Multi-instrumentalist for many groups (Sax, clarinet, flute, harmonica, bass, keyboard, voice)

Hannah while playing her flute

Hannah Haefele

Flute, Piccolo, clarinet, and oboe

Hannah is a flutist and blog writer. She also plays “auxiliary” flutes (piccolo, alto flute) and also played the saxophone, clarinet, and oboe.

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Andy Sharkey

Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium

Low brass artist who is sought after on tenor and bass trombone, tuba and euphonium.

Kyle Matthees performing

Kyle Matthees

Trumpet

Kyle is an experienced trumpet player and a
teacher of high school and middle school trumpet players