You may be wondering what exactly a trumpet rental involves. It is just as simple as it sounds – you rent an instrument from someone or an institution that owns it and they allow you to use it until your period expires or the return… Read More »Trumpet Rental – Costs, Advantages, and Programmes Offers
Oboes are one of the most expensive band instruments and due to that, a frequent question asked every school year by students and parents, is what is the cost of an oboe? The prices of oboes can range from: beginner or student level oboes: from… Read More »Oboe Price – What’s the Cost of an Oboe?
If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between a french horn and a mellophone, there isn’t much of one. There are however some differences in size, shape, range, sound, and mainly in which situations they are played. The regular French horn you see most… Read More »French Horn Vs. Mellophone – What Are the Differences?
Renting a bassoon is a great option for beginner to intermediate players. It allows accessing quality instruments for a fraction of the cost you would pay when buying a new or a used bassoon. For starters, it allows them to join and keep playing in… Read More »Bassoon Rentals: for Beginners and Intermediate Players
An oboe (also called the English horn) is a challenging instrument to play and one of the most expensive band instruments to have and they can get pricey for beginners. From the first day that you have it, you should get a good oboe case… Read More »Oboe Cases for Beginners to Intermediate Players
Are you interested in joining your school’s marching band as a percussionist? Or are you already in your school’s drum section, and you want to start marching? There are a few things you need to know before you make the step into the fun and… Read More »Marching Band Percussion – A Beginner’s Guide
If you or your child is just starting to play the oboe, you likely have quite a few questions about oboe reeds. You’ve probably already noticed that they are significantly different from a clarinet or saxophone reeds, which you are more than likely already used… Read More »The Full Guide to Oboe Reeds for Beginners
Purchasing or renting a musical instrument is a big financial decision, one that can cost you thousands. But the powerful appeal of music – either for music’s sake, to educate the next generation, to earn college scholarships, or to start your band – turns the… Read More »Grants for Musical Instruments – What to Know and Look For
College is prohibitively expensive for most Americans, with total student debt soaring by 107% over the 2009-2019 decade. This has increasingly led students and parents across the country to seek out any opportunities to find scholarships. Luckily, there are countless scholarships out there, provided that… Read More »Band Instruments Scholarships – Facts and Recommendations
Plastic band instruments are an excellent way for beginners or someone to start playing and learning music. They also can be very valuable in some circumstances for more advanced players. And they are getting more and more popular these days, while their offer is also… Read More »Plastic Band Instruments – Complete Info Guide