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, […]

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: […]

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 […]

03/29/2016

Oboe Masterclass Led By Peter Cooper – Videos

Back in September, we were very fortunate to host Colorado Symphony Principal Oboist and Marigaux Artist Peter Cooper for a masterclass event.  We had 5 amazing student participants, instruments and accessories, and a day full of oboe.  Here are a few videos to share from the event. Vincent Persichetti’s Parable for Solo Oboe – Michaela […]

12/11/2015

2015 Holiday Specials & Holiday Hours

We’re pleased to offer FREE SHIPPING on all domestic accessory orders now through January 5th, 2016.  Just in time to stock up for all the things you need or if you’re shopping for that oboe, bassoon, or clarinet player in your life!  Either order online or call us in the shop and we’ll be able […]

11/23/2015

Thanksgiving Hours 2015

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Midwest Musical Imports! Holiday Hours – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 9-5 pm Thursday & Friday: CLOSED Saturday: 9-3 pm

09/22/2015

Extended Hours

Starting November 23rd, 2015 – we’ll be updating our hours to offer extended hours on Saturdays! We’ll no longer be open until 6 on Tuesdays and Thursdays but a few extra hours on the weekend. Monday – Friday 9-5 pm Saturday 9-3 pm Closed Sundays Don’t forget you can always visit us on the web at […]

08/25/2015

Labor Day 2015

Happy Labor Day!  We will be closed the following days for the holiday weekend – Saturday September 5th: Closed Sunday September 6th: Closed Monday September 7th: Closed Normal business hours will resume Tuesday September 8th, 2015 at 9 am central time. We will be offering FREE shipping on all domestic online orders for the weekend. […]

08/18/2015

New Hand-Selected Lorée Oboes

Just in time for the start of a new school year, we have a fantastic selection of Lorée AK, Royal, and 125 Lorée oboes now in stock.  These oboes were hand-selected at Lorée by Nathan Hughes, principal oboist of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.  We have a full selection of instrument now ready for trials and […]

07/16/2015

New Marigaux Oboes & English horns

We now have a new selection of Marigaux 2001s, 901s, & English horns in stock and available for trials.  These instruments are just in from Paris and are truly wonderful!  If you’ve ever been interested in trying the Marigaux instruments, now is the time to set up a trial.  With our July shipping rebate, your […]

Dear Midwest, I just received my oboe and English horn back from you all in the mail, and of course couldn’t wait to get some reeds out and play them. All I can say over and over... read more >