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Schools get discounts on musical instruments. Now you can too!

FINALLY! Homeschool families sacrifice a lot--a lot of time, a lot of money-- in order to teach their children at home. Seems like you never get a break.

Well, here's a break for you. I can offer you

quality musical instruments at discounts so steep, I am not allowed to publish the prices online.



I have access to a wide variety of instruments. I don't yet have pages up for all of the types of instruments listed in the menu at left, but they are all available Wind instruments, Stringed instruments, Drums, or other instruments Contact Me

Please include the type of instrument your're interested in, the age of the player, and your approximate budget. I'll counsel you concerning whether I can get a suitable instrument for your needs, price, etc.



I'm an accomplished musician, composer/arranger, and Orff-Kodaly certified music teacher. Let me share a few things.

If you just want the cheapest instrument available, don't come to me. Your local music store, or other online giants can buy cheap instruments in quantity, sell to you at minimal profit, pay for the shipping, and make it all back on other items.

Discouraging to New Musicians

However, the lowest cost instruments lack both the tone and playability that a student really needs. Making music instead of noise can be difficult enough. If your instruent doesn't yield good tone with relative ease, new and inexperienced players will not produce good tone.

At the other end of the scale are instruments in which the extra cost goes for extra decoration or simple name recognition which may add to the instrument's value, but NOT to it's playability or ease of use. If your student demonstrates enough talent and motivation, you might want to consider these expensive instruments as a reward.

The Value Zone

That leaves the great middle, instruments of varying tonal qualities and ease of play, where all of your money returns musical value.

It's precisely in these areas where I can help, and wher I offer a price advantage over the big guys. Since I maintain (except in special cases) essentially zero inventory and operate with zero overhead, I can offer discounts on this middle range of musically sound, high-value-for-your-dollar instruments. Where the big guys look to make back their profit margin after selling the lowest level instruments at or below cost, I can offer you quality and savings. Contact Me

Please include the type of instrument your're interested in, the age of the player, and your approximate budget. I'll counsel you concerning whether I can get a suitable instrument for your needs, price, etc.