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The Powell Silver Eagle Saxophone – Designed by Mike Smith

On Friday 14th September we had a visit from Chicago saxophonist, Mike Smith, representing Verne Q. Powell. Verne Q. Powell are renowned flute makers who have now joined forces with Mike Smith to design a brand new saxophone. “Verne Q. Powell … Continue reading

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Francesca Cox – Winner of Howarth Oboe Scholarship 2012/13

Howarth of London are pleased to announce that Francesca Cox has been awarded the Howarth Oboe Scholarship for 2012/13. Francesca Cox, 15, started at Junior Guildhall in October 2007 studying oboe with Irene Pragnell, whom she continues to study with. … Continue reading

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Malcolm Messiter – Oboe Keywork Modification

Howarth of London are able to perform bespoke modifications specific to the player’s wants and needs, in demonstration of this we have custom made a pair of Gold-Plated XL oboes for Oboist Malcolm Messiter Malcolm was having problems with the … Continue reading

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Howarth of London – Proud distributor for Udo Heng ‘Reeds ‘n Stuff’ Double Reed Machinery

Howarth of London are delighted to announce they are now the UK distributor for Reeds ’n Stuff reed-making equipment. Reeds ’n Stuff are renowned German makers of high quality, precision oboe and bassoon reed-making products, and we are pleased to … Continue reading

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HOWARTH AT THE SUSSEX COUNTY SHOW IN PARHAM

A new departure for Howarth of London’s Manufacturing Division – we set up stall at the Sussex County Show in Parham over the weekend of 16th – 17th June. The rain stayed away, and we had a  gorgeous warm sunny … Continue reading

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Howarth of London – *Exclusive UK dealers for Moennig and Ludwig Frank Oboes and Bassoons*

Howarth are delighted to announce that they are now the exclusive UK dealers for Moennig and Ludwig Frank Oboes and Bassoons. This range of professional instruments perfectly complements what is already the largest choice of Double Reed instruments in the … Continue reading

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10 Things Schools Should Know About Learning Music

Music can say a lot about your school. Today, many more schools are benefiting from the transformational power that music brings to pupils, parents and whole schools.This booklet highlights ten important musical facts that every school leader should know.Music should … Continue reading

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