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, […]

03/29/2016

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 […]

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 […]

01/20/2016

Great Deals on Keilwerth Saxophones

We have some great deals on a few gently used Keilwerth saxophones we’d like to share with you. Three of these saxophones were hand selected by Keilwerth Artist – Brad Leali. Brad is a fantastic player who has been playing Keliwerth saxophones for many years and really knows what to listen for when selecting an instrument. Please […]

12/19/2015

Welcome

The sales and repair staff at Midwest Musical Imports extend their thanks for visiting our informational website and store. We hope you find the information in our blog helpful, and our product selection to meet your needs. If you have any questions about our products, services, instruments, or even just need advice on reed making […]

12/15/2015

New Buffet Bass Clarinets

Buffet Crampon’s 1193 Prestige bass clarinet is an excellent instrument that features amazing projection that will cut through any band or orchestra with ease.  The overall sound is warm, focused and consistent throughout all ranges.  The altissimo range is particularly easy to play with the right mouthpiece and reed combination.  The rich quality in the […]

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