Instruments & Gear

The anatomically-designed, antiallergic Chin Rest Zuerich is for violin and viola players.

Read more: Chin Rest Zuerich from Wittner 

Instruments & Gear

The Mute Caddy is for musicians who put their mutes on the ledge of their music stand or find themselves scrambling around the floor for their mutes during performances, recording sessions, or rehearsals.

Read more: The Mute Caddy 

Instruments & Gear

Stagg 52 Series Pro Drum Hardware is comprised of both single and double pedals, Hi-Hat, Snare, Cymbal (Straight & Boom) and a throne.

Read more: Stagg 52 Series Pro Drum Hardware

Instruments & Gear

The RBX Oxford Series gig bags for guitar, bass, and banjo feature slim and sophisticated designs and a framework of lightweight multi-layer foam.

Read more: RBX Oxford Series Gig Bags

Instruments & Gear

Henry Heller’s four new 2” wide black leather guitar straps feature bold and modern inlays of stars, circles and diamonds.

Read more: Henry Heller’s New Leather Straps

Instruments & Gear

The Guitarist's Introduction to Jazz by Randy Vincent is designed for people who already play guitar, but want to learn how to play jazz, too.

Read more: New Book from Sher Music

Instruments & Gear

The Hug Tuba Stand fits all tubas and adjusts to all players. It is made of steel and weighs only 23 pounds.

Read more: The ‘Hug’ Tuba Stand

Instruments & Gear

Manhasset Stands’ #5450 Grande music stand was designed with an all-purpose shelf, rather than a storage area in the back of the stand (as featured on the Regal model).

Read more: Manhasset Stands’ New Grande Music Stand

Instruments & Gear

Showcasing the highest level of MAPEX design and manufacturing capabilities, the Black Panther Design Lab series leverages 30 years of drum making experience and extensive knowledge of the science of sound to bring new sonic concepts to life.

Read more: Black Panther Design Lab Series Drums from Mapex

Instruments & Gear

Alfred Music has released a piano/vocal/guitar songbook for “A Star Is Born.”

Read more: ‘A Star Is Born’ Songbook from Alfred

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 

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