Instruments & Gear

Row-Loff Basket O’ CadencesRow-Loff announced the launch of their 2015 Marching Percussion Catalog. Eight new marching percussion features from seven seasoned marching percussion composers.

Read more: Row-Loff Basket O’ Cadences

Instruments & Gear

Kendor Digital Archive EditionsThe Kendor Archive Editions series has been added to the Kendor list of digital print-on-demand titles.

Read more: Kendor Digital Archive Editions

Instruments & Gear

Rock House Method Learn Guitar Master EditionDesigned by John McCarthy, this master edition combines all three levels of this series in a complete course. Learn all the essential techniques needed to play all genres of music. Start with how to hold the guitar for comfortable playing and fast, effective learning.

Read more: Rock House Method Learn Guitar Master Edition

Instruments & Gear

Impression Splash and China CymbalsZimMusicInc., the exclusive North American distributor of Impression Cymbals, has announced the addition of new splash and China cymbals to the Illuminati Cymbal series.

Read more: Impression Splash and China Cymbals

Instruments & Gear

Vandoren Black Diamond Ebonite BD5 Clarinet MouthpieceVandoren announced the release of the brand new Black Diamond Ebonite BD5 BH clarinet mouthpiece, available in standard pitch and 13 Series.

Read more: Vandoren Black Diamond Ebonite BD5 Clarinet Mouthpiece

Instruments & Gear

Rovner Platinum LigatureRovner’s only all-metal ligature, the Platinum, is now available in size P-1E to fit BH German string style clarinet mouthpieces and EH clarinet.

Read more: Rovner Products Platinum Ligature

Instruments & Gear

DUO from AirTurnAirTurn announces the DUO wireless 2-pedal foot controller for hands-free page turning, triggering effects, and other applications.

Read more: AirTurn Introduces the DUO for Wireless Hands-Free Tablet Control

Instruments & Gear

Platinum Ligature, size P-1ERovner announces its Platinum all-metal ligature now comes in size P-1E.

Read more: Rovner Products Platinum Ligature Now Available in New Size

Instruments & Gear

Jamey Aebersold Jazz Making A Connection With Your SaxophoneJoe Riposo’s book, Making A Connection With Your Saxophone offers teaching techniques to help students physically put into practice what they have learned in the classroom. The premise is that students need to learn to play what is heard and not what they think they see on the printed page.

Read more: New Products - Print & Digital: Jamey Aebersold Jazz Making A Connection With Your Saxophone

Instruments & Gear

Soundslice For TeachersSoundslice For Teachers, launched in February 2015, is a web application that combines music notation, source recordings, video, and practice tools in a single interface. Teachers can use it to create interactive scores and share them privately with students.

Read more: Soundslice For Teachers

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!

Click Here to Submit Your Story

Sign up for the SBO newsletter


Get the SBO App!

Get the latest issues on your mobile device!



College Search & Career Guide

The Latest News and Gear in Your Inbox - Sign Up Today!