Instruments & Gear

These bass guitar strings from Ernie Ball are tailored to fit short scale (~30”) basses.  

The strings offer a superior slinky feel and consist of nickel-plated steel wrapped around a tin-plated high carbon steel core that compliments all electric bass types and playing styles. 

Each set is packaged in an ultra-low humidity environment, and the strings are available in gauges .040, .060, .080 .100

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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