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Instruments & Gear

JodyJazz’s new DV BEATBoX Tenor Saxophone mouthpiece is a new addition to their range designed with “Beatbox Sax” virtuoso Derek Brown.

Read more: New Mouthpieces from JodyJazz

Instruments & Gear

Rogers Drums’ Covington Series 3-Piece shell packs (rack/floor/kick) are available in Red Ripple or Black Lacquer finishes, in either 12"/14"/20" or 12"/16"/22" configurations. All kits feature classic styling and appointments, like the Bowtie T-rods and script logo badges, with your choice of 9mm round steel spurs and hex-steel floor tom legs, or lightweight 12.7mm chrome-plated aluminum legs and spurs.

Read more: Rogers Drums’ Covington Series 3-Piece Shell Packs

Instruments & Gear

Kawai America’s new DG30 digital grand piano combines Kawai's highly authentic Responsive Hammer III (RHIII) keyboard action with the Shigeru Kawai SK-EX concert grand piano sound, delivering an authentic grand piano playing experience.

Read more: Kawai’s DG30 Digital Grand Piano

Instruments & Gear

IK Multimedia’s compact iRig Keys 2 Mini features 25 mini keys for backpack portability or use in a small studio workplace, and is designed to inspire on-the-go creativity. The iRig Keys 2 Mini works directly out of the box with iPhone, iPad and Mac/PC, and is compatible with most Android devices.

Read more: iRig Keys 2 Mini from IK Multimedia

Instruments & Gear

Manhasset Stands’ #2019 Clear Shields offers a barrier for schools, orchestras, and choirs.

Read more: Clear Shields from Manhasset Stands

Instruments & Gear

TAMA’s Sizzle Touch Hi-Hat Drop Clutch offers drummers an easy-to-use solution for greater control over their Hi-Hat sound.

Read more: TAMA’s Sizzle Touch Hi-Hat Drop Clutch

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Hal Leonard has expanded its Music Activity Book Series with a new edition featuring the songs and artwork from Disney’s Frozen and Frozen 2 movies.

Read more: 'Frozen' Activity Book from Hal Leonard

Instruments & Gear

The CA49 and CA59 are the latest high-performance additions to the popular Concert Artist series of premium digital pianos from Kawai.

Read more: Kawai’s CA49 and CA59 Digital Pianos

Instruments & Gear

Flexcel is a flexible Concert Band and Orchestra series with high-quality pieces from well-known composers like Sean O’Loughlin and Carol Brittin Chambers.

Read more: Flexcel from Excelcia Music

Instruments & Gear

Black Diamond Strings’ Core-Bond VT "Virtual Tone" Series strings feature a new string design that has wonderful clarity, sustain and volume, which will also hold its tune in perfect pitch through its Core-Bond core-to-wrap locking process.

Read more: Black Diamond Strings’ Core-Bond VT ‘Virtual Tone’ Series

Directors who make a Difference

For over 20 years, School Band & Orchestra Magazine has been honoring amazing music educators from all 50 states. That's more than 1000 educators recognized for their outstanding contributions to music education programs!

Do you know a fantastic K-12 instrumental music educator who is deserving of recognition in SBO? Tell us why he or she should be featured in SBO’s annual "Directors Who Make a Difference" report.

Click here to nominate a director 

On the Road

Do you have a story to tell about taking your school music groups on the road? SBO wants to hear about it!

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