Band & Orchestra

New Trumpet from Conn-Selmer

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• February 19, 2019
Conn-Selmer’s C190SL229 Stradivarius C trumpet features a newly-designed #25 M leadpipe that provides stability of intonation and slotting of note, as well as a Vincent Bach "Symphonic Series" 1 ½ C mouthpiece, which is the most popular combination for a Bach C trumpet. Read More...

The New XO Brass 1634 Trombone

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• February 19, 2019
This balanced lightweight .508” bore trombone follows in the footsteps of the 1632 model with a classic sound reminiscent of vintage instruments, with modern, innovative manufacturing techniques. Read More...

Gatchell’s New Instruments

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• January 24, 2019
Gatchell Violins’ newest specially formulated carbon fiber instruments are made by Gatchell Innovations, Inc., and distributed by Gatchell Violins Company, Inc. throughout the USA. Read More...

E.K Blessing’s New Trumpet

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• September 4, 2018
E.K. Blessing’s new BTR-1460M trumpet features a new Matte finish, a unique feature for instruments of this price point. Read More...

The PMT-75 Custom Trumpet

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• September 4, 2018
The PMT-75 Custom series is on the cutting edge of today’s manufacturing capability by its use of a titanium copper alloy. Read More...

Phaeton Trumpet’s Las Vegas Model

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• September 4, 2018
The Las Vegas model, designed by famed Trumpet Artist, David Perrico, has an exclusive conical bore .460 at valve cluster to .470 beyond main tuning slide. Read More...

Sax Dakota’s New Tenor and Alto Saxophones

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• August 7, 2018
This new innovative saxophone model combines all the exceptional features of the XR and XG series and features a large 5.32" graduated bell size, "low profile" key cups/pads, "fast taper" neck design, and double key arms & triple position neck strap rings. Read More...

Yamaha’s Euphoniums

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• July 27, 2018
Yamaha's new YEP-642TII, YEP-642TSII and YEP-842TS euphoniums all feature a new main tuning slide trigger that gives artists an unparalleled ability to control pitch more precisely while playing. Read More...

System Blue’s Professional Marching Brass Series

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• February 16, 2018

With a new ergonomic hand positioning, the Euphonium Hybrid gives a balanced feel while reducing weight and length.

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New Product Releases from BG Franck Bichon

Christian Wissmuller •
  • Band & Orchestra
• January 24, 2018

BG Franck Bichon is pleased to announce new products for 2018. First and foremost is a brand new Coated Metal Snap Hook for straps.

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Hohner Super 64 and Super 64x Harmonicas

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• January 19, 2018

These two new models from Hohner offer individual adjustment of slide spring tension, while the revolutionary construction of the new SilentSlide is exceptionally airtight and almost completely silent in operation.

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Hunter 6403EB Plateau Key Bb Clarinet

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Band & Orchestra
• January 19, 2018

The Hunter 6403EB Plateau Key Bb Clarinet has a durable plastic body, drop-forged & nickel plated keys, inline jump side keys, and plays with very good sound and key action that are specifically designed for the younger player or anyone who has difficulty covering the standard open-hole ring keys.

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