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Instruments & Gear

The new Sonny Terry Heritage Edition Harmonica posthumously commemorates one of the most influential artists in the blues harmonica scene.

Read more: Hohner Sonny Terry Heritage Edition Harmonica

Instruments & Gear

Lanikai’s new Oak Series of ukuleles offers a triple matched grain (top, back and sides) with a satin finish and chrome open back tuning keys that make for a lighter headstock that results in less hand fatigue.

Read more: New Ukuleles from Lanikai

Instruments & Gear

On-Stage's AS800 FET Condenser Microphone captures everything from soft vocal whispers to thundering kick drums with detailed clarity.

Read more: On-Stage's New Microphones

Instruments & Gear

The YC61 Stage Keyboard from Yamaha is a new organ-focused instrument combining the sought-after organ sounds of popular music with the sonic versatility and real-time control today’s keyboardists demand.

Read more: Yamaha's YC61 Stage Keyboard

Instruments & Gear

The Yamaha YCH-6018 Intermediate Chimes and YCH-7018 Professional Chimes were completely redesigned to deliver rich, fundamental tones and luxurious sustain.

Read more: Intermediate and Professional Chimes from Yamaha

Instruments & Gear

Maple Leaf Strings’ LS130 5-string violin combines the 4 strings of the violin, with the C string of a viola, so that beginning strings teachers are able to demonstrate the part a violin, a viola, or a cello, all while using the same instrument.

Read more: Maple Leaf Strings' LS130 5-String Violin

Instruments & Gear

On-Stage's new GS8730 Wall-Mounted Guitar Hangers provide instant and safe access to guitars and basses in a space-saving design.

Read more: Wall-Mounted Guitar Hangers from On-Stage

Instruments & Gear

Gator’s Lightweight Speaker Tote Bag is designed to fit a Mackie FreePlay LIVE Personal PA Speaker has quality features like water-resistant polyester, soft-lined interior, and dedicated side compartments.

Read more: The Lightweight Speaker Tote Bag from Gator Cases

Instruments & Gear

The cello cover from Maloney StageGear Covers is reversible, changing from silver to black.

Read more: Cello and Clarinet Covers from Maloney StageGear

Instruments & Gear

The HR* CUSTOM DARK Tenor mouthpiece from JodyJazz offers more warmth, which comes from the company's proprietary “CHR” Chedeville Hard Rubber it is constructed from.

Read more: New Mouthpieces from JodyJazz

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.

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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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