Archive for Brass Instruments


10 of the All Time Best Jazz Saxophone Players

Person playing a saxophone
December 23, 2020

The history of the saxophone dates back to 1840, when it was designed by Belgian instrument maker Adolphe Sax. The saxophone fell out of favor in the late 1800s and early 1900s, but it really found its place in jazz music after that. If you love jazz, you may be curious about the best saxophone […]

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Ways to Help Your Child Choose a Musical Instrument

little boy playing piano
November 11, 2020

Learning to play a musical instrument is lots of fun for kids and incredibly beneficial in many ways. For many kids, learning an instrument is even a rite of passage. If your child is showing interest in picking up an instrument, you can help guide them in choosing an instrument they will enjoy that is well-suited to their […]

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10 Best French Horn Players of All Time

A band playing French horns
September 23, 2020

The French horn is an integral part of symphonic bands and orchestras. It has a more mellow, slightly less brash sound compared to other brass instruments. But, it still has a large voice. When it’s playing alongside other instruments, it stands out. We’ve already talked about our favorite brass bands and DJs, and now we’re […]

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Top 10 Best Trumpet Players

Taking care of your brass instrument
October 30, 2019

The trumpet is an instrument like no other. It carries a high-pitch tune that can be seen across a variety of different genres. Musicians and listeners admire the trumpet for its ability to accompany other instruments, and players require a great deal of skill to master the craft. Genres such as jazz, swing and blues […]

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Guide to Taking Care of Brass Instruments

Taking care of your brass instrument
November 16, 2017

If you have a brass musical instrument that you love, you know that one of the most important things about owning brass is proper care and maintenance. What’s the best way to take care of your precious brass instruments? The best way to take care of your brass instrument is to clean it on a […]

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