One of the most important steps to becoming a successful clarinet student or performer is selecting the correct mouthpiece to help you enhance your performance. It is possibly the most important piece of equipment that one can have on the clarinet. Aside from the reed, the mouthpiece is the part of the clarinet that will […]
Many people may know the clarinet from the popular kids’ tv show, and one of my favorite shows, SpongeBob SquarePants. In this show, the clarinet is played by the character Squidward. Unfortunately, the show does not do the instrument justice as the clarinet is presented as an annoying torture device. I am here to set
The saxophone is by far one of the coolest instruments ever created. By now, you would have chosen your axe and would like to play a few tunes, or perhaps you are an intermediate or advanced level saxophonist who would like to learn a few new tunes or improve your saxophone playing. In this guide
Buffet Crampon is one of the world’s most, if not the most, popular woodwind brand. The popular Buffet clarinet company has a long history dating back to 1825 and has since been the favored choice by most clarinet professionals worldwide. Buffet Crampon has built its name on producing quality instruments, specifically clarinets, for many decades.
Choosing an instrument is no easy task as there is much to consider. I will highlight a few factors to consider when choosing and purchasing a bass oboe. This article will focus on my personal favorite oboe brands. I will investigate the tone quality, sound production, pricing, key systems, and overall maintenance and availability of