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Eastman 52nd Street Alto and Tenor Saxophone’s Revisited

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Eastman 52nd Street Alto and Tenor Saxophone’s Revisited   We were an early adopter of the Eastman 52nd Street saxophone line. In our area of New York, we remain one of few retailers to actually stock these horns. It’s been a few years now, and I think it’s worth revisiting these horns. The Eastman 52nd […]

What is the Yamaha Allegro Line of Instruments?

What is the Yamaha “Allegro” Line of Instruments? We are often asked about the Yamaha Allegro series of band instruments. These instruments are a unique product line that are not available online. They are intended for students that have outgrown their student model instrument. They feature a 7-year warranty to ensure students are covered through […]

Buying a Used Band Instrument

Buying a used band instrument is a great way to get a quality instrument at substantial savings off the price of a new instrument. However, as with buying anything used, there are some important things to consider and look out for when shopping. First and foremost, it is important to purchase an instrument from a […]

Hyson Music’s First Look at the Yamaha YAS-26 Alto Saxophone

The YAS-26 Saxophone by Yamaha is new for two thousand twelve and replaced their best-selling YAS-23 model which is now discontinued. Exactly how do you improve on perfection? Afterall, the YAS-26 has been the defacto standard for student saxophones for well over a decade. The new YAS-26 at first looks appears to be indentical to […]

Hyson Music Educates Teachers and Parents About New Yamaha Band Instrument Model Lineup

Hyson Music Educates Teachers and Parents About New Yamaha Band Instrument Model Lineup Plainview, NY – Yamaha has introduced a new line-up of student band instruments that will be offered through Hyson Music prior to this summer! We’d like to take a few moments to educate parents and educators alike on the new features of […]

Reed Buying Guide for Clarinet and Saxophone

Deciding on the right reed can seem overwhelming in a store or website where there are dozens if not hundreds of different styles, brands, cuts, and strengths to choose from. This guide is designed for students or parents of students who are looking for a helping hand in choosing an appropriate reed. Remember, nothing is […]