03/15/2017

Nicholas Daniel Oboe Masterclass & Recital

We are thrilled to welcome internationally renowned artist and chamber musician, Nicholas Daniel for a Masterclass and recital here at Midwest Musical Imports on Saturday March 25th, 2017 from 2:30 -5:30 pm! Mr. Daniel will give a brief recital and then work with several area college students.  The event is jointly sponsored by Marigaux Paris […]

02/24/2017

Win a new Buffet Tradition Bb Clarinet!

  As part of Grand Opening celebration on March 10th & 11th, we are excited to announce we will be giving away a brand new Buffet Tradition Bb Clarinet.  On Saturday afternoon March 11, Minnesota Orchestra Principal Clarinetist Gabriel Campos Zamora will give a brief recital and directly after we will hold a drawing to […]

01/10/2017

We’ve moved and are open for business!!!!

We are extremely happy to announce that we have moved to our new location and most importantly, WE ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS!!!!!!  Please visit us at:  1621 E. Hennepin Ave., Ste. 100, Minneapolis, MN 55414. (Only two blocks away from our old location!) Our email and phone contacts have not changed. If arriving by car, […]

11/17/2016

Thanksgiving 2016 Hours

Happy Thanksgiving from MMI! We will be closed on Thursday 11/24 and Friday 11/25 in observation of the Holiday.  Our normal business hours will resume on Saturday 11/26 at 9am central for Small Business Saturday. Stop by the shop and Shop Small!

08/29/2016

Labor Day 2016

Happy Labor Day! Just in time for back-to-school, we’re offering free standard shipping on all domestic online accessory orders!  A perfect time to stock up on all the double or single reed supplies you need.  Effective for online orders starting Friday September 2 through Tuesday September 6th 2016. Labor 2016 Holiday Hours – Saturday 9/3: […]

07/26/2016

Welcome Richie Hawley!

We are excited to announce our collaboration with Buffet-Crampon artist and Rice University’s Richie Hawley!  Richie is currently the Professor of Clarinet at the Shepherd School of Music in Houston, TX.  He is a highly sought after performer and teacher and we are honored to join forces with him!  Our current plans are to send […]

06/18/2016

IDRS 2016

The instruments have been selected, the shop is packed – it’s time for IDRS 2016 at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia June 26-30! This year we’ll be offering a large selection of hand-selected oboes, english horns, & bassoons by F. Lorée, Marigaux, Howarth, Fox, Buffet, Puchner, & Wolf along with our normal spread of […]

05/23/2016

Memorial Day 2016 Hours

Happy Memorial Day from MMI! We will be closed the following days for holiday – Sat 5/28: CLOSED Sun 5/29: CLOSED Mon 5/30: CLOSED Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday May 31st at 9 am central time.

04/30/2016

We’re Hiring!

Midwest Musical Imports is looking for a full-time woodwind repair technician for our growing repair department.  Applicants should be experienced in all aspects of woodwind repair, preferably with a focus on oboe and bassoon repairs.   We pride ourselves on quality repairs—we are not a production shop.  Instruments we repair include:  oboes, English horns, bassoons, contrabassoons, […]

03/23/2016

Marcus Bonna Cases have arrived

We’re Thrilled to announce the arrival of the Marcus Bonna Light-weight instrument cases for Oboe, Bassoon, & Clarinet.  These cases are extremely popular, well made, and excellent choices for all instruments.  If you have additional questions regarding the cases, or want to discuss a special order, feel free to contact one of our instrument specialist […]