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Instruments & Gear

Los Cabos Black Widows are a new type black-dipped red hickory drumstick featuring a glossy black finish and a special new logo, used exclusively on the Black Widows.

Read more: New from Los Cabos Drumsticks

Instruments & Gear

Twenty-seven new and inspiring string orchestra pieces from favorite veteran composers such as Alan Lee Silva, Ruth Elaine Schram, and Yukiko Nishimura, make up Excelcia Music Publishing’s first string orchestra music release.

Read more: First String Orchestra Music Release by Excelcia Music Publishing

Instruments & Gear

The BAM app is an app for the smart instrument case. Musical instruments can be easily located, and their location tracked via the app.

Read more: Smart Instrument Case Tracking App

Instruments & Gear

The Reed-Well is the ultimate tool for soaking and maintaining saxophone and clarinet reeds.

Read more: RS Berkeley’s Reed-Well

Instruments & Gear

Sublimated prints continue to be the leading design trend as we head into the 2019 marching season.

Read more: DeMoulin Uniforms

Instruments & Gear

The B&S MBX Heritage Trumpet from Buffet Crampon features a quick responding and free-blowing leadpipe, along with a lightweight gold brass bell and several sets of weighted top and bottom caps to help customize the player’s specific style.

Read more: B&S MBX Heritage Trumpet from Buffet Crampon

Instruments & Gear

There are more possibilities in uniform design than ever before. As some directors seek to modernize their look with athletic stretch fabrics and vibrant and intense digitally-printed graphics, others want to maintain tradition and keep their iconic design untouched.

Read more: Stanbury Uniforms

Instruments & Gear

Our passion was born long before we crafted our first uniform. We have years of experience as educators, performers, musicians, and fans. 

Read more: The Band Hall Uniforms

Instruments & Gear

The new External Sub Muffl Bass Drum System from Remo is a bass drum dampening accessory that features a free-floating external design.

Read more: Remo's External Sub Muffl Bass Drum System

Instruments & Gear

Pearl’s ICON Rack systems are being greatly expanded with a new selection of clamps and accessories.

Read more: Expanded Drum Racks from Pearl

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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