If you are looking at saxophones, you have probably seen these brightly colored fluffy rods that also make great lightsaber fights. What is the deal with these? Are they good for your sax? What are these rods? These are referred to as saxophone pad savers. … Read More »Saxophone Pad Savers
Cooper is a Multi-Instrumentalist, with vast knowledge and experience performing with Sax, Flute, Clarinet, Keyboard, and Blues Harmonica. With a Bachelor's Degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston and studies in Classical Performance at the Lionel Hampton School of Music, he has also more than 10 years of performing professionally, whether while road touring in the U.S. or playing on different cruise ships. He is also an entertainer with his own shows, as well as a producer of his music and of others. Whenever he is not performing, he teaches individual online classes. He mostly plays Jazz, Classical and Popular music.
You may have come across a couple of articles referring to a left-handed saxophone, or maybe you’re just curious about the topic. Do left-handed saxes exist? Or are they just a myth? The idea for a left-handed saxophone may come from the incredible popularity of… Read More »Left-handed Saxophones
If you’ve visited a Sam Ash you may have seen their line of instruments called Jean Baptiste. What are these like? Are they any good? We will explore these topics in this article. What are Jean Baptiste saxophones? Jean Baptiste instruments began business in 1932… Read More »Jean Baptiste Saxophones
There are many reasons for selling a used flute, whether it’s just because you or your child doesn’t play it anymore, there is a need to upgrade to another flute or you are changing to another band instrument. Depending on the conditions, your flute is… Read More »Selling a Used Flute? How Much It’s Worth and Where to Sell It
So you or your child want to learn saxophone! Awesome! It’s an amazing instrument to play. It’s a fundamental instrument in jazz and blues music, and also has a considerable presence in pop and classical music. Within woodwind instruments, it’s a very versatile instrument that… Read More »Best Saxophones for Beginners
When looking at clarinets, you may have noticed that there are many different options to choose from. Some are made out of wood, and some out of plastic. But what’s the difference between them, and which one is right for you? We detail below the differences… Read More »Wooden vs Plastic Clarinet