If you are a French Horn beginner player looking for your first gig bag to protect and transport your instrument, then this article should get all your doubts clarified. French Horn cases come in a range of prices, dimensions, materials, brands, and colors. But what… Read More »French Horn Case – Which One to Choose
An instrument is a major investment, one that requires protection both from the elements and accidental drops. You will eventually start with an alto sax and notice that they are particularly unwieldy compared to some other popular band instruments like flute or clarinet. So it’s… Read More »Alto Saxophone Case – Finding the Right One for You
No matter what your style, alto to soprano or bass, beginner to pro, on a budget to flush with cash, picking the right saxophone mouthpiece for your instrument is always important! As much important as deciding on your best choices for alto saxophones. It makes a… Read More »Beginner Saxophone Mouthpieces – Alto, Tenor, and Baritone Options
If you’re a parent of a student who’s about to attend their first band practice – or maybe you are that student – and you’re overwhelmed by the amount of information, recommendations, or suggestions about getting your first student trombone, you’re not alone. It’s a… Read More »Student Trombone – The Full Guide to Get Your First Trombone
Whether we are talking about a typical school band, a marching band, concert band, jazz band, or on another level, a professional orchestra, there are three main different groups of instruments in a typical band: brass, woodwind, and percussion. If we only consider typical school… Read More »Band Instruments – What Instruments Are in a Band?
Marching bands are normally formed by a large group of players, which originates the need for leadership that organizes such a number of elements. Some marching bands can have between 200 and 400 members and sometimes can have as many as 600 people. Having a… Read More »Who Leads a Marching Band?
Buying a saxophone, regardless of used or new, should be a heavily researched effort done with careful consideration. Whether you decide to buy one of the best student saxophone options in the market or another sax, ideally you should be trying it out before purchasing.… Read More »Buying a Used Saxophone
Learning to play the trumpet requires knowledge and practicing of different things: from music theory to the correct technique on how to make the trumpet sound better, you will need to be constantly improving in different aspects. After you’ve got your beginner trumpet, it is… Read More »Trumpet Accessories – Must-have for Playing and Learning
If you just bought a trombone for yourself or your child, whether it is a student trombone or a more advanced instrument, you may be wondering about the best way to keep it safe and in perfect condition for continued use. The best way to… Read More »Best Trombone Cases – a Guide for Beginners
You may have heard about synthetic reeds being used for some instruments, including clarinets. But what is the big deal with such material? What are the differences between synthetic reeds when comparing to cane reeds? Are they better or worse? And are they worth trying? We’ll… Read More »Synthetic Clarinet Reeds