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Clarinet and Flute: Similarities and Differences
By Barbara Borowicz / January 18, 2021

Clarinet and Flute: Similarities and Differences

You’re probably wondering what the similarities and differences between the flute and clarinet? The most obvious one is that the...

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How to Get Started in Clarinet and Saxophone Repair Courses
By Emily McIvor / January 4, 2021

How to Get Started in Clarinet and Saxophone Repair Courses

Many of us start playing clarinet or saxophone, realize we enjoy it, and keep doing it—which means we use our...

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8 Tips to Learning Music & Its Benefits
By Kristine Dizon / December 21, 2020

8 Tips to Learning Music & Its Benefits

There are many benefits to learning music that can have a positive change in your life. Besides relieving stress, it...

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Professional Clarinet Pad Replacement Guide
By Kristine Dizon / December 7, 2020

Professional Clarinet Pad Replacement Guide

Replacing clarinet pads is a common repair that is easy to perform. A good way to see if your clarinet...

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Guide on Choosing a Ligature for Clarinet
By Kristine Dizon / November 30, 2020

Guide on Choosing a Ligature for Clarinet

To find the best clarinet ligature for your instrument, it is important to consider the following factors: type of clarinet,...

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Saxophone Repairs
By Kristine Dizon / November 16, 2020

Saxophone Repairs

Taking preventive measures as simple as cleaning your instrument can help prevent frequent trips to the repair technician. Even though...

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The Saxophone’s Key Instrumental Features
By Kristine Dizon / November 2, 2020

The Saxophone’s Key Instrumental Features

What is a saxophone? The saxophone is a single-reed instrument that is characterized by its conical shape and finger keys....

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How to Clean Your Clarinet
Clarinet Playing
By Emily McIvor / October 19, 2020

How to Clean Your Clarinet

Clarinets get dirty, just like every other tool we use regularly. Clarinet mouthpieces also touch our mouths, creating an extra...

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Learn How to Develop the Proper Clarinet Embouchure
By Kristine Dizon / October 5, 2020

Learn How to Develop the Proper Clarinet Embouchure

What is a clarinet embouchure?

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5 Common Clarinet Repairs
By Emily McIvor / September 21, 2020

5 Common Clarinet Repairs

As clarinetists, it’s important to learn to take good care of the instrument to ensure that it performs as well...

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