Instruments & Gear

The WCB100 Wood Cajon Brushes set features extended-length, 8.5" all-maple wooden handles for superior control and better feel.

Read more: WCB100 Wood Cajon Brushes from On-Stage

Instruments & Gear

These Brass and Woodwind Care Kits contain everything students and professionals need for care and maintenance of their instrument.

Read more: Brass and Woodwind Care Kits from On-Stage

Instruments & Gear

AIM Gifts offers over 100 different music-themed holiday ornaments, as well as 10,000 different music gift accessories to choose from.

Read more: Ornaments from AIM Gifts

Instruments & Gear

D’Addario Accessories has debuted tool kits available for guitar and bass maintenance and a general care & cleaning kit.

Read more: D’Addario Accessories Maintenance Kits

Instruments & Gear

Practicing with Purpose from Meredith Music contains 50 easy-to-use techniques scientifically proven and field-tested to improve musical skills.

Read more: 'Practicing with Purpose' from Meredith Music

Instruments & Gear

Alfred Music has added two new books to their collection of well-known Greatest Hits Series: 2017 Greatest Pop & Movie Hits and 2017 Greatest Christian Hits, both for Easy Piano. 

Read more: New Releases from Alfred Music

Instruments & Gear

Designed to emulate the stability and playing characteristics of a B♭ clarinet reed, D’Addario Woodwinds now offers a solution for E♭ clarinet players without the need to cut or modify a larger reed to fit their instruments.

Read more: D’Addario Reserve E♭ Clarinet Reeds

Instruments & Gear

The Venova from Yamaha is an innovative casual wind instrument that’s compact and lightweight.

Read more: The Venova from Yamaha

Instruments & Gear

The new Armourguard Wood Series of lightweight cases from ProRockGear and AP International offer the weight of a gigbag and the durability of a hardshell case.

Read more: New Lightweight Woodshell Cases from ProRockGear

Instruments & Gear

The Naughty Saucer is the newest addition to Dream Cymbals' Re-FX Series.

Read more: The Naughty Saucer from Dream Cymbals


On the Road

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Directors who make a Difference

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SBO Web Poll

This year, our primary major band travel is for:

Festival Competitions - 42.5%
Public Performances - 30%
Educational Workshops - 5%
Some of All of the Above - 20%

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