If you’re shopping for a brass player this holiday season, check out this top 10 list of amazing hand-picked brass instruments and accessories from our expert staff at Woodwind & Brasswind (and don’t worry, we won’t tell if you’re looking for a little something for yourself!). We’ve been in the music business for 40 years, so you can feel confident shopping with us.
Bach Standard Series mouthpieces are some of the most popular mouthpieces in the world among both students and professionals. The 5C is a medium wide mouthpiece that is well rounded toward the inside and outside. It’s great for players with a strong embouchure who want a lively and rich tone.
For the trumpet player who loves to play jazz, this spun aluminum mute from Jo-Ral gives a distinctive tone with a louder buzz, has near-perfect intonation and has been tested to perform evenly in all registers. A great gift for an advancing or experienced trumpet player!
Want to win the prize for best gift of the year? Give your student trumpet player this gorgeous horn from Yamaha. It’s newly redesigned to be durable yet lightweight. The two-piece bell is made of yellow brass for optimal playability. A high-quality trumpet like the YTR-2330 will promote good technique and endurance for your young trumpeter.
Thrill a young trombonist with the gift of his or her own horn! This model from Allora features a .500-inch bore for a quick response and excellent tone, plus an 8" bell with outstanding resonance. Allora horns were designed with the student in mind, so they are easy to play and can withstand the rigors of life with a student musician.
Yamaha revolutionized how brass players practice, especially those who live in apartments or share space with others who don’t always want to hear a horn playing. The silent brass system includes the Yamaha PM5X Mute, the STX-2 Receiver, earbuds, batteries and all the cabling a player needs to keep sound to a minimum for others, but hear their own playing perfectly! This would be an amazing gift for a student or professional trombone player.
Trombones require a significant monetary investment, so make sure your player protects his or her horn with this durable case from WolfPak. It has luggage-grade zippers, optional backpack straps for easy transport and a soft, lightweight foam protects and insulates.
Get your trumpet player this great case to protect that beautiful horn! It’s durable and the lightweight foam protects and insulates the trumpet inside. This case will keep the horn in great shape during transport from practices, rehearsals and performances.
Brass players need a never-ending supply of oil for their horns. Al Cass Fast Oil has been an enduring favorite of brass players for decades. It’s a combination valve, slide and key oil designed for long-lasting lubrication. Grab several bottles to stuff stockings!
This trumpet stand from K&M is perfect for any trumpet player. Its five legs make it super stable, so it won't tip or fall over. The legs all store inside the stand and the stand stores perfectly inside the bell – it’s truly the perfect trumpet stand!
This trombone stand is sturdy and can fold up to be stored in the bell of the trombone for easy transportation. It has a velvet base cone to protect the interior of the bell plus four folding legs for extra stability. A great gift for trombonists no matter their level.
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Our musical experts are available to help you select the ideal gift for the brass player in your life. Don’t hesitate to call us at 800.348.5003. Staff can assist with choosing instruments, accessories, recording gear and more. Tell them about what you’re looking to buy and what your budget is and they’ll suggest amazing products that will bring joy for years to come.