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Instruments & Gear

  • Henri Selmer Paris SeleS Axos Alto Saxophone

    Naomi Crews | January 19, 2015Made in the Henri Selmer Paris factory, the Axos has leather pads with metal resonators, a backpack case, and a Henri Selmer Paris S-80 C* mouthpiece. MSRP: $6,499. Read More...
  • Dusty Strings Concert Gut Lever Harp

    Naomi Crews | January 19, 2015Dusty Strings has introduced The Boulevard, a new 34-string lever harp with concert tension gut strings, designed specifically for classical players and students. Portable and affordable, with a warm, full sound, this harp is an ideal choice for budget-minded schools and students. The harp comes with a case and was made in the U.S. Dustystrings.com/ Read More...
  • Wood Violins Limited Edition Viper and New Stingray Series

    Naomi Crews | January 19, 2015To commemorate Wood Violins will release 25 special edition custom Viper electric violins, individually numbered and personally autographed by Mark Wood. The first Viper in this series will be unveiled at the NAMM Show. The remaining 24 Vipers will be custom built to dealer or customer specifications. The company will also debut its new Stingray […] Read More...
  • Mapex’s Newly Expanded Accessory Line

    SBO News | January 3, 2015

    Mapex Falcon Series: The MB100 cymbal boom arm sports an Omni-Glide tilter that rotates 360 degrees for unlimited cymbal positioning, and the quick-release wing nut allows for quick and easy setup/teardown. All Mapex cymbal arms feature knurled surfaces to prevent slipping during performance. 

    Mapex SONIClear Tom Holder: The SONIClear Tom Holder employs a low-mass design that preserves vibration in the drum, thus increasing tom resonance and tonal clarity. It also has an Omni-ball arm adjustment for unlimited tom angle options.

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  • Sound Percussion Labs Kicker Pro

    SBO News | January 3, 2015SPL’s new Kicker Pro is a student-size 5-piece drum kit that includes tunable drumheads, a full-size chain drive bass drum pedal, and multiple, real poplar wood shells. With an 18″x14″ bass drum, 12″x5″ snare, 8″x5″ tom, 10″x5″ tom, and a 12″x10″ floor tom, as well as hi-hat and crash/ride cymbals, the Kicker Pro comes with […] Read More...
  • Remo Dorado Cajon/Powerstroke 77 Snare Drumhead

    SBO News | January 3, 2015

    Remo’s Dorado Cajons are designed and handcrafted in California using Birch wood and two sets of three compression springs with over 400 coils each. The Dorado Cajon uses a traditional Fixed Faceplate construction.

    This process seals the drum completely and enables the bass tones to resonate naturally. Two finishes available are available: all Natural or Amber body with a Natural face. Each drum measures 11-3/8" X 11-5/8" X 18-7/8”. The Natural model’s MSRP is $269 and the Amber model’s MSRP is $289.

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  • Vandoren V21 Clarinet Reed

    SBO News | January 3, 2015A thick blank American-cut reed, the V21 is available for B-flat clarinet only in sizes 2½, 3, 3½, 3½+, 4, 4½, and 5. dansr.com   Read More...
  • Phaeton Flugelhorn

    SBO News | January 3, 2015Phaeton Flugelhorns are now available in four finishes: Silver Plate, Rose Brass Lacquer, Matte Black Onyx, and Gloss Black Onyx. All models have the same mechanical specs and come standard in an oversized wood case covered in Classic Tweed fabric with solid brass hardware. All models are outfitted with 18K Gold top/bottom caps and finger […] Read More...
  • Gibraltar Second Generation Strap Drive Cajon Pedal

    SBO News | January 3, 2015Gibraltar Drum Hardware has made subtle but essential changes to its Strap Drive Cajon Pedal. This pedal allows the drummer to use a cajon like a bass drum. Changes include fixed-position cable housings that keep the cable inline, along with fixed-adjust CAM. The Strap Drive Cajon Pedal comes with the primary pedal and cable-mounted beater. […] Read More...
  • JodyJazz GIANT Tenor George Garzone Signature Models

    SBO News | January 3, 2015JodyJazz announced the addition of two new models to their recently launched GIANT Tenor range of mouthpieces. Working with tenor saxophonist George Garzone, the company has developed the GIANT Tenor 9* and 10* models, both of which will be launched as George Garzone “Signature” models. Launched with 6*, 7*, 8 and 8* tip openings, the […] Read More...
  • Facet Series Signature Series Mute

    SBO News | January 3, 2015This Signature Series mute was created for and is endorsed by Orbert Davis and the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic. It features a combination of Padauk and Walnut hardwoods. facetmutes.com   Read More...
  • Toca Percussion Entry-Level Colorsound Cajons

    SBO News | January 3, 2015The cajon is an entry-level instrument for all aspiring drummers at any age. Toca Percussion proudly presents a new cajon for every budget. Toca’s Colorsound Cajons are available in five vibrant colors – blue, green, pink, red, and white – and are 17-inches H X 11-inches X 11-inches D. MSRP: $149. TocaPercussion.com   Read More...
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