At long last, the new Silent Brass mutes have been announced for Euphonium and Tuba, and are now in stock! The new SILENT Brass Pickup Mute is designed to be significantly smaller and lighter than previous models to improve the balance when playing, yet it offers the same muting efficiency with a stable pitch over […]Read more "Silent Brass for Euphonium & Tuba"
After several years of very little to shout about, the past 12 months has seen some great new developments from the big manufacturers. Yamaha move from strength to strength with the revamped Xeno range continuing to give you a great all-round horn at an exceptional price. The artist models such as the Chicago and New York Bb and C trumpets have also […]Read more "Pro Trumpet Overview"
Searching for ‘the one’ can be a difficult, baffling and sometimes lifelong quest. At Alan Gregory Music we offer advice and bespoke consultations to help guide you unscathed through this minefield! Part of the difficulty in finding a new mouthpiece is the fact that comparison charts only give you a fraction of the full picture. For […]Read more "Brass Mouthpieces: ‘THE ONE’"
Redeveloped, improved, and with a distinct new look and feel, the Yamaha student and intermediate flutes have had their first major facelift in 35 years! A lip plate designed to guide beginners toward proper breath control, keys with carefully considered dimensions and angles for optimum balance and easy playability. These and other details are some of the reasons […]Read more "NEW Yamaha Student Flutes"
The Yanagisawa saxophones are probably the most popular brand in the UK right now, having won the praise of top-level UK artists as well as many students upgrading from an entry level instrument. Having released their WO series 2 years ago (the first major revision of Yanagisawa saxophones in over 20 years) both the Professional […]Read more "Yanagisawa Saxophones"