Instruments & Gear

Trophy Music's presents “Go Anywhere” Ukes are brightly colored ukuleles.

Read more: Trophy Music’s “Go Anywhere” Ukes

Instruments & Gear

VocoPro introduced its new Hybrid-Play and Hybrid-Acapella lines of wireless mic systems with either 8, 12 or 16 handheld or headset/lapel mics.

Read more: VocoPro Hybrid Line of Wireless Mic Systems

Instruments & Gear

On-Stage Four-Slot reed guard holds and protects reeds for clarinet, bass clarinet, alto sax, and tenor sax, and holds up to four reeds.

Read more: On-Stage Four-Slot Reed Guard

Instruments & Gear

Available in the iTunes App Store for iPad and iPhone, the free MINTZR Big Band Essentials Play-Along App is working to bring educational and collaborative opportunities to musicians.

Read more: Bob Mintzer MINTZR Big Band Essentials App

Instruments & Gear

Mackie announces their new ProDX Series, an all-new line of ultra-compact digital mixers with complete wireless control, are now shipping worldwide. 

Read more: Mackie ProDX Wireless Digital Mixers

Instruments & Gear

Promark ActiveGrip is a heat activated grip coating that becomes tackier as a player’s hands sweat and their body temperature rises.

Read more: Promark ActiveGrip

Instruments & Gear

This newest Phaeton trumpet model entry comes complete with our patented “Triple Play” adjustable weighted mouthpiece receiver which replaces all existing mouthpiece add-on weights currently on the market.

Read more: Phaeton PHT-2060 Trumpet

Instruments & Gear

Colorful Ukulele Strings for the earlier age. Aquila’s unique colored string sets are available for educational purposes only. Each pack contains 20 strings.

Read more: Aquila Kids Educational Ukulele Strings

Instruments & Gear

Fill n’ Finish, one of the GluBoost family of products, is a resilient and flexible wood finishing product: the ideal, carcinogen- free finish for builds, repairs, and restorations. The product is formulated to fill pores, vanquish dings and dents, and resist environmental conditions. Fill n’ Finish works on all finishes including nitro and poly. It offers wood instruments owners a dependable solution for taking care of breaks and cracks.

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Instruments & Gear

Vandoren is proud to release the next evolution of the V16 mouthpiece – the S+ chamber for alto saxophone. 

Read more: Vandoren Introduces New Jazz Alto Mouthpiece

 


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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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