Save on new Marigaux 2001 oboes!

January 11th, 2018 by Jessica


For a limited time, we are offering huge savings on brand new Marigaux 2001 oboes!  These fantastic oboes won’t last long–call Jeff or Steven today to set up a trial!

Big Savings on slightly used Buffet clarinets!

January 10th, 2018 by Jessica


For a limited time only, save big on slightly used Buffet Crampon clarinets!

View our used clarinet inventory

USED – Buffet Crampon R13 Silver Bb Clarinet S#675010

USED – Buffet Crampon RC Bb Clarinet S#669493

USED-Buffet Crampon RC Prestige Bb Clarinet S#679961

USED-Buffet Crampon RC Prestige Bb Clarinet S#683829

USED-Buffet Crampon RC Prestige Bb Clarinet S#686671

USED-Buffet Crampon Tosca Bb Clarinet S#692876

USED-Buffet Crampon RC Prestige Eb clarinet S#680859

USED-Yamaha CSVR A Clarinet S#1692


Fox Renard 240 bassoons on sale!

January 10th, 2018 by Jessica


We currently have a special on our brand new Fox Renard 240 bassoons!  Save $300 for a limited time only.  Call today to set up a trial!

Holiday Hours

December 19th, 2017 by Jessica

We will have special end of year hours for our physical location in Minneapolis. As usual, our online store is ALWAYS open!

Sat., Dec. 23rd–OPEN 9-3
Sun., Dec. 24th–CLOSED
Mon., Dec. 25th–CLOSED
Tues., Dec. 26th–OPEN with limited staff and no repair staff
Wed. Dec. 27-Sat. Dec. 30th–Normal hours
Sun., Dec. 31st through Wed. Jan 3rd–CLOSED for New Year’s and our annual inventory.

Thurs. Jan 4th–Normal business hours resume. Normal business hours are Monday to Friday 9-5 and Saturday 9-3.

Thank you for you understanding and we wish you much peace, joy and success in 2018!!

Happy Holidays!

December 1st, 2017 by Jessica

Happy holidays from all of us at MMI!

Our tree is up, the decorations are hung and we’re celebrating the holidays!  From now until December 25th, 2017, we are offering special in-store and online savings. 

IN-STORE–Select an ornament from our tree (pictured above) and reveal special savings on accessory purchases and new instruments!

ONLINE–All orders of $75 or more will receive free standard shipping! Purchase a new instrument from us and we’ll refund your shipping charges and give you a $100 off!

Thank you for your business and we wish you a very happy holiday season!


Free Shipping!

November 21st, 2017 by Jessica

To celebrate the start of the holiday season, we would like to offer all of our customers free shipping!  Any online order placed from Thursday, Nov. 23rd through Monday, Nov. 27th and shipped in the US will receive free shipping!

Small Business Saturday

November 21st, 2017 by Jessica

Shop small with us!!  Saturday, November 25, 2017 is Small Business Saturday!  We will be offering 10% off on all accessory for IN-STORE purchases.  If you are not able to come in to the store, we will be offering free shipping within the US on all online accessory orders!  Thank you for supporting your small woodwind shop, we greatly appreciate you, our customers!!!

Black Friday Specials

November 21st, 2017 by Jessica

Our physical store will be closed on Friday, but our online store will be open!!

Shop online and receive 10% off your accessory order, and get free shipping within the US!!!  Valid only on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017!

Happy Thanksgiving! Holiday Hours and Savings

November 20th, 2017 by Jessica

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at MMI!!!  We will be closed on Thursday and Friday to celebrate the holiday with our families. We will reopen on Saturday, from 9-3!

Our online store will remain open during this time.  Please shop  We will have a special online only deal on Black Friday (10% off all accessories!) and we will be offering free shipping the entire weekend for orders shipped within the US!

Have a wonderful holiday and happy music-making!

Emily Brebach Oboe & English Horn Masterclass

September 15th, 2017 by Jessica


You’re invited!! FREE!!

Reception following the class
Large selection of oboes and English horns for trial
Free small repairs

Emily Brebach joined the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra playing English horn and oboe in the fall of 2012.

Ms. Brebach, a Philadelphia native, has performed with several orchestras throughout the United States, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra, the Kansas City Symphony, and the Houston Symphony.  In past summers, she has performed at the Grand Teton Music Festival, the Des Moines Metro Opera, Tanglewood Music Center, and the Aspen Music Festival. Prior to joining the ASO, Ms. Brebach held the position of English horn and oboe with the Sarasota Orchestra.

Ms. Brebach holds degrees from Oberlin Conservatory and Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, and studied with Louis Rosenblatt, James Caldwell, Robert Atherholt, and Robert Walters.  She is an Artist Affiliate Instructor of Oboe at Emory University, a faculty member of the Atlanta Symphony’s Talent Development Program and maintains an active private studio in her home.  Ms. Brebach has also given masterclasses and reedmaking seminars at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, Florida State University, the University of Minnesota, the University of South Carolina, and the North Carolina School for the Arts. She spends her summers in residence at the Brevard Music Center in Brevard, NC, as English horn and oboe as well as artist faculty.

We look forward to seeing you at this great, FREE event!!  RSVP here!

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