Post by Jack Patrick

When looking for a mouthpiece, there are many variables that you will need to consider. This can often get confusing. The dimensions and shape of a mouthpiece have a direct impact on its feel, play-ability and sound. We hope to give you a brief overview of the various parts and Jargon used when talking about mouthpieces and their effects on the mouthpiece characteristics.

There is a huge variety of types of high trumpets both in terms of keys and exotic makes. We have therefore restricted the range in this catalogue to ‘mainstay’ instruments needed by orchestral players and music college students - the Eb/D Such as the Bach Artisan ADE190 and the and Bb/A piccolo like the Yamaha Custom 9835, however, if you want something more specialist please call us.

Cajons were making Peru a cool place to be long before Paddington caught the train. The name translated from Spanish literally means “Crate” or “Box”. See why they're making such a racket!

Introducing the latest addition to the ever popular Yamaha Arius series - The YDP142 and YDP162 Upgraded model of the perennial 141 and 161 units, these new pianos have been augmented and upgraded with the latest Yamaha technology that was previously only available on the more expensive pianos.

If you are thinking about buying a drum kit and are not sure whether to go digital or acoustic, we hope that this guide will make the decision a little easier. There are advantages and disadvantages with both, and it will mainly come down to the type of music you play, where you are going to be playing and how much you have to spend.