Herb is an amazing woodwind player who has played with several convention and cover bands in Orlando and throughout Florida. He is a graduate of the University of Central Florida and has had all-state students on saxophone and bass clarinet and all-county students on saxophone, bass clarinet and clarinet.
Dr. Charles Boyer
Charles served as Principal Second Clarinet of the Concert Band and the US Army Orchestra while a member of The United States Army Band (Pershing's Own) in Washington D.C. He has music degrees from the University of South Florida and the University of Idaho. Locally, he is the principal clarinet in the Melbourne Municipal Band and he performs with various other local ensembles.
From Pete Fountain’s roaring Dixieland to the warm, sonorous tone of Sabine Meyer playing a Brahms Clarinet Sonata, the modern day clarinet is at home in a wide variety of musical styles. The Horn Section is an authorized dealer for Buffet, Leblanc, Selmer and Yamaha instruments. These names are tried and true and offer a wide variety of instruments that can fit any style of playing. We typically have instruments in stock ranging from the entry level plastic instrument to the top end instruments like the Buffet R-13 and Yamaha CSG and CVR series.
The mouthpiece, reed and ligature selection can be critical in achieving your desired sound. The Horn Section stocks a wide variety of these items to allow you the flexibility you need when searching for “your” sound! Mouthpieces by Vandoren, Jewel, Dave Knox, Woodwind and along with ligatures from Bonade, Rovner, Vandoren and others. We even have a few neck straps which have gained in popularity over the last few years.
We carry a large supply of the most requested method and etude books as well as some solo and ensemble music.
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