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Instruments & Gear

  • New, Weighted KickPro Pillows

    SBO News | January 3, 2015The KickPro combines a weighted core with a non-skid, rubberized bottom and a fleece cover. This design allows the Pillow to be positioned with as much or as little contact with the bass drum head as desired yet keeps it securely in place without applying adhesives to the drum. KickPro Pillows are available now and […] Read More...
  • PinchClip Available In 3-Packs

    SBO News | January 3, 2015PinchClip (patent pending), the accessory that replaces wingnuts on cymbal stands and hi-hats, is now available in a reusable zip-lock bag that contains three clips and comes in a choice of black or red. The packaging also features information on how to use the PinchClips. PinchClip is a stainless-steel flange, which gives drummers a way […] Read More...
  • The ReedGeek ‘Universal’ Tool

    SBO News | January 3, 2015The ReedGeek “Universal“ Tool is ready to use, requires no sharpening, is safe for air travel, and is manufactured 100% in the USA. All edges can be used to flatten reed tables, or used as traditional knives to adjust and balance reeds. The tip of the ReedGeek® features a gentle proprietary radius that can be […] Read More...
  • Vic Firth American Classic 5A and 5B with Barrel Tips

    SBO News | January 3, 2015The American Classic 5A Barrel features the 5A design with a barrel shaped tip, while the 5B Barrel, which also has a barrel shaped tip, has a reduced surface area on the tip. Crafted from select hickory, these drumsticks are guaranteed straight, weight matched, and tone paired. The 5A and 5B have a length of […] Read More...
  • Jupiter JEP1100 Compensating Euphonium

    SBO News | January 3, 2015The Jupiter JEP1120 euphonium features a 12.2” yellow brass bell and rose bass mouthpiece, as well as double lapped stainless steel piston valves. The model with the lacquer finish has an MSRP of $4,995 and the model with the silver-plated finish has an MSRP of $5,650. jupitermusic.com   Read More...
  • XO Professional Brass 1632RGL-LT Lead Trombone

    SBO News | January 3, 2015This free blowing lead bore trombone is the result of years of development with the assistance of artist, composer, and arranger John Fedchock. The new XO 1632 features a handcrafted 7.5” custom-annealed bell — which is available in yellow or rose brass — with a soldered bell flare wire, a custom mouthpiece, a lightweight nickel […] Read More...
  • NOMAD NIS-C049 Flute Peg

    SBO News | January 3, 2015NOMAD Stands introduces a new collapsible flute peg. Just like the NOMAD collapsible trumpet and clarinet stands, the new NIS-C049 Flute peg uses NOMAD’s patented fully collapsible design. Just like all NOMAD stands, the NIS-C049 also has a limited 5-year warranty to the original purchaser. nomadstands.com   Read More...
  • Meisel Accessories Stringed Instrument Stands

    SBO News | January 3, 2015Meisel Accessories has recently announced the introduction of a new stand for most stringed instruments: all guitars, electric bass, violin, viola, ukulele, etc. Made of 25mm tubular aluminum, the model GS76 is lightweight (15oz) and when collapsed will fit into many cases and gig bags. The cushioned silicone rubber slip resistant pads assure no finish […] Read More...
  • Volume 34 Jazz Ensemble and String Orchestra Music from Kendor

    Eliahu Sussman | October 18, 2014The Volume 34 String Orchestra music features 18 new pieces at the grade 1-4 level, many of which are available on SmartMusic. The Volume 34 Jazz Ensemble music features 16 new charts from Kendor Music and 15 new charts from Doug Beach Music, many of which are also available on SmartMusic. Free full-length recordings, sample […] Read More...
  • Selmer 400 Series Student Saxophones

    Eliahu Sussman | October 18, 2014The full rib design of the 400 Series makes for a deep, rich tone and provides a bit of resistance to help the student develop proper embouchure and breath-support. The double-bracing on the lower keys helps protect the keys from getting bent and helps ensure a proper seal from the pad. The 400 Series saxophones […] Read More...
  • Vandoren V-Neck Straps

    Eliahu Sussman | October 18, 2014Vandoren’s new V-Neck Straps are available in two varieties: the V-Neck and the V-Neck Deluxe. They are designed to distribute the weight of the instrument with no pressure points, no tension, and no strain on the neck, reducing pressure on the spine and the front of the neck, reducing pain, tension, and fatigue. The “V” […] Read More...
  • Noteflight Music Notation from Hal Leonard

    Eliahu Sussman | October 18, 2014Hal Leonard has announced the release of two first-of-their-kind software packages (a three-year and a five-year subscription) that will be available exclusively via music retailers. The two new software packages offer the full range of Noteflight music notation features, as well as the unlimited score storage program on Noteflight’s Cloud. Noteflight’s music notation programs are […] Read More...
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