Eddie Daniels pt.3: Choosing an Instrument…27th April 2016
Join virtuoso clarinettist Eddie Daniels as he discusses how to choose an instrument…
Eddie Daniels pt.2: Jazz Phrasing…21st April 2016
We hope you all enjoyed Part.1 (It’s all about the blues), now you’ve got at least a few notes going on in a more blues or jazz feel let’s think about how we can phrase them in a jazzier way…
New Vandoren V21 Sax Reeds…14th April 2016
Whilst it’s no surprise that Vandoren have just released the new V21 Sax reeds (hot on the heels of the Clarinet V21’s) what is more intriguing is quite who or what they are intended for, or at least getting this information out of them (as a UK Retailer or Customer) isn’t as easy as it could be.
Eddie Daniels pt.1: It’s all about the Blues…13th April 2016
Sometimes it’s important to get inspiration from other players, re-connect us with why we play and the great benefits it can give us in life.
NEW Yamaha YFL-212 Beginners Flute…11th April 2016
Wow, even writing YFL-212 feels very odd! Ever since I’ve been in this industry (1996) the premium student flute on the market has been the Yamaha YFL-211. Sure, it’s had the odd roman numeral II or lettering after it but fundamentally the 211 has always been a 211. It’s become synonymous with quality and a safe bet for any student starting out. Why? Well, it’s surely been the best engineered model in production since the early 1990’s and the headjoint cut has been especially easy for new players to strive on.