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May 14, 2017 ... Knowing how to choose the best student band instruments for beginners can be a challenge. Let the experts at Musician's Friend help you make the right choice!

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Jun 13, 2016 ... I wasn't always able to convince a student to play the instrument that I thought he or she would be best on, but I tried. ... Following are the instruments that are typically offered to beginning band students, with some remarks about the physical characteristics that usually indicate the potential for success on ...

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It is with these concerns in mind that we provide you with this list of recommended band instrument brands and accessories. We have found over the years that these instruments are durable, easy to repair, and will give your child the best opportunity to succeed as a young musician. (The brands are not listed in any ...

www.nemc.com/instrument-selection-guide

Many beginning students may not have hands large enough to fit around the saxophone keys. In these cases, starting with the clarinet and switching over to the saxophone at a later date is suggested. The most popular and best beginning instrument is an alto saxophone. Saxophones are commonly found in bands ( such as ...

www.thoughtco.com/top-music-instruments-for-beginners-2456743

Jul 24, 2017 ... There are some musical instruments that are easier to learn than others and are suitable for beginners. Here are the best instruments for beginners in no particular order. ... The double bass isn't as popular as other string instruments but is essential in most kinds of ensembles, especially jazz bands. More » ...

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Unlike woodwind instruments with reeds, a flute is an aerophone or reedless wind instrument that produces its sound from the flow of air across an opening. .... While many believe the tuba is the largest instrument in the band and would be hard to physically manage, the tubas we use for beginners are ¾ size and easy to ...

www.cnn.com/2013/09/09/living/parents-kids-body-type-music-instrument/index.html

Sep 9, 2013 ... Music educators consider a child's body type and personality to determine the best musical instrument for them, while researchers tout the learning benefits. ... If a child likes to be the star of the show, Chenoweth might steer the child to the flute because flutists tend to stand in front of the band. "I look for the ...

www.cms.k12.nc.us/cmsdepartments/ci/arts-ed/performing-arts/Pages/BeginningInstruments.aspx

The Flute is the smallest of the beginner instruments. It is a very popular ... The trombone is played like the other brass instruments (buzzing into a cup-shaped mouthpiece), but uses a slide instead of valves. The slide is not ... In fact, the percussion section is the most select, hand-picked section of the band. Only students ...

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Second, others will attempt to convince students to choose less popular instruments in order to end up with a balanced band or orchestra. Both of these methods have merit but the third and best method is to simply encourage students to choose according to the sound of ...