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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 […]

I hear from non-musician parents all the time with concerns about how to determine if their child is progressing musically.  An easy way is to take a good, long look at your child’s method book. Literally. Is it as clean and crisp as the day you got it? Or is it a bit tattered? The actual condition […]