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The 5 Best Oboe Reeds For Beginners
1 month ago

The 5 Best Oboe Reeds For Beginners

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It’s a well-known fact that the quality of a reed can affect a woodwind instrument’s ease of play, pitch, tone, and dynamic variation. This is especially true with the oboe, and even more so for beginners who are learning to play. Beginners who use a poorly-made reed are prone to develop bad habits that can be very difficult to correct over time.
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The 5 Best Clarinets For Students
5 months ago

The 5 Best Clarinets For Students

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From middle school to high school to college and beyond, the clarinet is one of the most popular instruments for students of all ages. Whether you are the parent of a child who is planning to take up the clarinet or an older student looking for a great way to make music, choosing the right instrument will be key.
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The 5 Best Flutes For Beginners
6 months ago

The 5 Best Flutes For Beginners

By  •  Woodwind

The flute is one of the most beautiful and lyrical instruments in the world, but it is also one of the most versatile. The band Jethro Tull famously proved that the flute can be a rock and roll instrument, and countless classical musicians have used the flute to create amazing compositions.
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The 4 Best Alto Saxophones for High School Students
9 months ago

The 4 Best Alto Saxophones for High School Students

By  •  Woodwind

The alto saxophone is one of the most expressive, and one of the most versatile, instruments in any band. Whether the alto sax is part of a large brass band, an integral feature in a rock band or a valuable addition to a high school band, the quality of the instrument makes a big difference.
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