As Repair Technicians there are certain maladies we see every day that are totally preventable if instruments are treated with care and properly maintained. In the most recent issue of the School Band and Orchestra Magazine (SBO), there is an excellent article regarding what you should be doing to take care of your brass instruments. It is written by our own repair teachers from Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical. They are superb technicians and teachers and have very valuable information to pass along to each of you. Please take a minute to read the article and learn a few things that maybe you didn’t know before. Take care of your instruments and they will last a lifetime!
Repair: Brass Instruments from School Band & Orchestra