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french horn

Summer is the perfect time to try something new. Our social media intern and resident GOS (Gleek on Staff) is keeping busy this summer trying her hand at a new instrument. Check out the sound bytes and be sure to send us your comments. Greetings aspiring musicians! Recently, I have accepted the challenge of learning [...]

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The flute is one of a few instruments that has been found in almost every culture since the beginning of time. For centuries, the instrument has been evolving, and manufacturers are still coming up with ways to achieve even more sophisticated qualities of sound. Of course a serious player needs to start with a quality [...]

Reeds

How often does your middle schooler replace the reed in his saxophone? The experts we spoke with all agreed that 2 months is a reasonable lifespan for your average reed. When you play a woodwind instrument, the sound is produced as a result of the vibration of the reed. So, it’s important that the reed [...]