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MagicScore Notation For MS Word is powerful music notation software that enables the placement of editable music notation in a Microsoft Word document. Designed for educators, lessons studios, bands, and worship leaders who need to distribute music notation with performance notes and graphics and doesn’t want to require students or band members to purchase notation software.

Read more: MagicScore Notation for MS Word Dynamic Notation Plug-in

Instruments & Gear

JodyJazz Inc introduced their new POWER RING Ligature. The JodyJazz POWER RING Ligature improves upon the original JodyJazz Ring Ligature with an all new design that provides both a significant improvement in performance and greatly enhanced visual appeal.

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The Aquila Strings Guilele Red Series was designed to deliver a bright tone by adding metal powder rather than increasing a string’s gauge to reach lower frequencies.

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The Remo QuickTech Drum Key features an internal high pull neodymium magnet to prevent tension rods from rattling or falling.

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GluBoost MasterGlu is a wicking grade cyanoacrylate (CA) adhesive in the GluBoost family of products.

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The modestly-priced D'Addario product offers superior tuning with unparalleled performance.

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This StringSwing tablet holder can be positioned with its
wing screws allowing the assembly to move easily
or lock it in place.

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SoundSynergies BRITETone Wind Instruments is a dry lubricant for brass and woodwinds. BRITETone is a non-oil based product formulated to remove old oil deposits, saliva, and other undesirable debris, leaving a protective dry lubricant for long-term protection from humidity and other environmental hazards.

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SABIAN introduces crash-friendly and hi-hat sizes to the Big & Ugly line. The Big & Ugly line now includes 18” AA Sick Hats, designed to be thin, dry, and controllable.

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D’Addario’s Evans Drumheads have a newly patented UV-cured coating. The UV1 Series is designed for durability, warmer tonal characteristics, and resistance to stretching and denting. The drumheads include Evans Level 360 Technology™, and a new logo.

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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!

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