Instruments & Gear

The new Monel Mandolin sets from D’Addario are offered in loop-end construction for universal fit, featuring consistent, high-quality strings that have an unprecedented tone and tuning stability.

Read more: New Strings from D'Addario

Instruments & Gear

Stand out with Remo’s new Colortone™ Drumheads featuring proprietary Skyndeep® Imaging Technology for a stunning visual appeal with powerful projection, tone and durability.

Read more: Remo's Colortone Drumheads

Instruments & Gear

The new A210 Jones Soaker Cup utilizes the same plastic cup as the A110 (Soaker cup with orchestral music stand clip), yet offers a clip to hold the cup that is small enough to use with the small shaft folding music stand.

Read more: New Soaker Cups from Jones Double Reed Products

Instruments & Gear

BG Franck Bichon's new line of Quality BG products for Brass Wind instruments include a full line of swabs and care products designed especially for all brass products including tuba, trombone and trumpet.

Read more: BG Franck Bichon's New Cleaning Accessories

Instruments & Gear

The JP2057 sousaphone from John Packer can turn from a mellow bass instrument, to a roaring forward-facing monster, suitable to blast any bass line that is needed, whether in a marching band, trad jazz band or early big band.

Read more: New John Packer Sousaphone

Instruments & Gear

These French Horn cases from Jakob Winter are lined with high quality black cotton velvet and are heavily padded for optimum protection.

Read more: Jakob Winter's French Horn Cases

Instruments & Gear

The George Benson – The Art of Jazz Guitar book includes guitar tab and new, accurate transcriptions, along with 10 chapters and over 30 examples for students to follow while watching the corresponding video lessons.

Read more: Hal Leonard's 'George Benson – The Art of Jazz Guitar'

Instruments & Gear

The On-Stage KSA8585 Keyboard Tray is perfect for small mixers, drum machines, synth modules, effects pedals and small speakers and attaches easily to any one or two-tier stand with 1" round or square tubing.

Read more: New Stands from On-Stage

Instruments & Gear

Hal Leonard's The Songs of Andrew Lloyd Webber features 40 memorable songs composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber over the course of his 50-year career.

Read more: New Releases from Hal Leonard

Instruments & Gear

The RockCare StringJet 64 improves the longevity of your strings and preserves their original tone.

Read more: The RockCare StringJet 64

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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