Founded back in 2000 by Morrie Backun, Backun Musical Services continues to create beautiful hand-crafted bells, mouthpieces, and clarinets for professional and budding clarinetists.
Welcome to the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show—The world’s most comprehensive gathering of instruments, gear and experts. This is a conference where almost every music instrument or gear manufacturer on the planet comes to Anaheim, California
SYOS stands for Shape Your Own Sound. The technology and the science behind their mouthpieces have been developed as a result of many years of research in acoustics. A mouthpiece that helps the musician to get the sound he or she desires more easily means more freedom when playing.
Don’t get strung up when buying new guitar strings for your acoustic or electric guitar. Check out this guide for some help!
Laurie Hansen, a 62-year-old inventor with osteoarthritis, developed Rock-iT Barre, a device allowing players to play 108+ chords without bending their fingers. A rocking motion allows players to switch from major to minor chords with ease. The Rock-iT Barre is adjustable, allowing it to be used on various sizes of guitars and ukuleles. It can also be used […]
It is important thank you know how to properly set up a guitar pedal chain to ensure the best outcome and avoid unwanted sounds.
A capo, from the Italian capotasto (which means head fret), refers to a device used on the neck of a stringed (typically fretted) instrument to shorten the playable length of the strings, thereby raising the pitch. It is frequently used on guitars, mandolins, and banjos. Giovanni Battista Doni first used the term in his Annotazioni […]