Instruments & Gear

Yamaha's new YEP-642TII, YEP-642TSII and YEP-842TS euphoniums all feature a new main tuning slide trigger that gives artists an unparalleled ability to control pitch more precisely while playing.

Read more: Yamaha's New Euphoniums

Instruments & Gear

Hal Leonard’s Music from the Shape of Water features music from the Academy Award-winning film score from Alexandre Desplat.

Read more: New Releases from Hal Leonard

Instruments & Gear

Loog's 3W guitar amplifier is built with premium materials and bundled with an instrument cable.

Read more: Loog's New 3W Amplifier

Instruments & Gear

Hal Leonard has released updated editions of their bestselling FastTrack Starter Packs to connect with today’s beginners of all ages.

Read more: New FastTrack Starter Packs from Hal Leonard

Instruments & Gear

The D'Addario Select Jazz Marble Mouthpiece features a medium chamber and facing length, and is milled, not molded, from solid rod rubber using D’Addario’s precise computer-controlled mouthpiece-making technology.

Read more: The Select Jazz Marble Mouthpiece from D'Addario

Instruments & Gear

Careers Through Music, Building Employable Skills in Your Music Class is a new innovative tool for music educators that highlights valuable skills developed in ensemble and music classes.

Read more: 'Careers Through Music' from Alfred Music

Instruments & Gear

Galaxy Audio’s TQ6 PA is compact, weighing under 10 pounds, yet offering a dependable performance and versatile features that make it an ideal choice for classroom teachers.

Read more: Galaxy Audio's TQ6 PA

Instruments & Gear

BG Franck Bichon has added red and white neck straps to their line of the conventional BG neck straps, while still maintaining the traditional black models.

Read more: New Colored Straps from BG Franck Bichon

Instruments & Gear

Row-Loff's new marching percussion catalog for 2018 offers cadences and features, including a new easy cadence collection from David England titled, "Track N' Feel" which includes score, parts and a performance CD.

Read more: Row-Loff's Marching Percussion Catalog

Instruments & Gear

American Way Marketing has introduced a new line of Faxx synthetic double reeds.

Read more: Faxx Reeds

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