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Entries in 'traditional instruments' (19)

Folk lines to lead the way in 2014?

Folk lines to lead the way in 2014?

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With 2014 being mooted by many as the year in which the market finally starts to show signs of recovery, a number of dealers are backing the folk and acoustic ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2014 at 10:00AM
Traditional Instruments

Traditional Instruments

BUYER'S GUIDE

If the recent excitement over ukuleles and cajons is anything to go on, it’s clear that traditional instruments are steadily ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 4th 2013 at 4:08PM
New Barnes & Mullins mandolin

New Barnes & Mullins mandolin

NEW GEAR

Named the Abbott, the firm's latest mandolin offering features a flat back design.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 19th 2013 at 11:15AM
Barnes & Mullins takes on Bow Hold Buddies line

Barnes & Mullins takes on Bow Hold Buddies line

NEW GEAR

Invented by master string teachers, Things 4 Strings, the Bow Hold Buddies line helps beginners shape and stabilize bow holds.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 9th 2013 at 10:39AM

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FEATURE: Antigua

FEATURE: Antigua

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Antigua’s range of Pro One saxes is a focal point for Barnes & Mullins this year, which believes it has a winning formula on its hands for students and more ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Apr 17th 2013 at 10:21AM
Dorfler bows now available from Barnes & Mullins

Dorfler bows now available from Barnes & Mullins

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The German-made violin, viola and cello bows are now available in the UK through Barnes & Mullins.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Feb 26th 2013 at 10:24AM
Barnes & Mullins to distribute Vandoren's new student-focused reeds

Barnes & Mullins to distribute Vandoren's new student-focused reeds

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The new Juno reeds from Vandoren are designed for student performance and made from specially selected Mediterranean cane.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Feb 11th 2013 at 10:28AM
Wittner releases new chin rest

Wittner releases new chin rest

NEW GEAR

The latest offering from musical accessory manufacturer, Wittner, is a fully-adjustable chin rest made from anti-allergic materials.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Feb 5th 2013 at 10:11AM

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Barnes & Mullins release updated Rathbone banjo

Barnes & Mullins release updated Rathbone banjo

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Barnes & Mullins has announced updated versions of the Rathbone BJ400 banjo.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jan 9th 2013 at 10:23AM
CodaBow announces new performance violin bow

CodaBow announces new performance violin bow

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The Luma is a combined effort of CodaBow’s design team, master bow makers, scientists and professional artists.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Dec 18th 2012 at 11:01AM
FEATURE: Gremlin's traditional values

FEATURE: Gremlin's traditional values

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Scepticism may have been the most common reaction to Gremlin’s plan to focus on the acoustic market, but a folk revival is giving the company a sense of vindication…

Gary Cooper
by Gary Cooper
on Sep 19th 2012 at 9:44AM
Traditional Instruments

Traditional Instruments

BUYER'S GUIDE

The ukulele craze continues, but there are plenty of other products in the sector that are proving increasingly popular...

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 9th 2012 at 9:49AM

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MI Pro July now available online

MI Pro July now available online

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The July issue of MI Pro is now available online through our digital edition service or as a downloadable PDF.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 27th 2012 at 9:50AM
TRADITIONAL: Gretsch Roots Collection

TRADITIONAL: Gretsch Roots Collection

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Gretsch has introduced the Roots Collection, a new family of banjos, mandolins, resonators and ukuleles.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Feb 22nd 2012 at 2:04PM
Barnes & Mullins expands traditional offering

Barnes & Mullins expands traditional offering

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Barnes & Mullins has introduced a number of new banjos and mandolins to its product lineup.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Dec 19th 2011 at 10:39AM
FEATURE: Merlin Music

FEATURE: Merlin Music

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A profile on Melrose retailer Merlin Music has been uploaded to the online Features section.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 25th 2011 at 10:35AM

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FEATURE: Traditional instruments

FEATURE: Traditional instruments

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A sector spotlight on traditional instruments has just been uploaded to the MI Pro website.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 22nd 2011 at 10:11AM
Traditional

Traditional

BUYER'S GUIDE

Ukes have had a huge upsurge in popularity recently, and with folk sounds also succeeding in the charts, all manner ...

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Jul 22nd 2011 at 10:05AM
Revamped MI Pro now available online

Revamped MI Pro now available online

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The redesigned July issue of MI Pro is now available in downloadable PDF format, or via the digital edition service here, which is sponsored by Roland.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 28th 2011 at 10:25AM