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New WO Soprano series.

We are delighted to announce the launch of new Yanagisawa WO Soprano saxophones in the UK. Designed as upgraded replacements to the popular S901 and…
Posted: Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Yanagisawa Saxophones bring 6000-year Urushi history to life.

Yanagisawa took the opportunity to showcase their expert instrument-making talents with the presentation of four stunning, one-off ‘Urushi’ saxophones at this year’s Musikmesse event in…
Posted: Friday, 21 April 2017

Music For All charity help young saxophonist Lily achieve her Yanagisawa dream.

Music industry charity Music For All have recently teamed up with woodwind retailers Woodwind & Reed and the Music Industries Association (MIA) to help a…
Posted: Wednesday, 07 September 2016

Jess Gillam shines in BBC Young Musician final

Yanagisawa Saxophones and Vandoren Reeds are extremely proud of saxophonist Jess Gillam following her progress to the final of this year’s BBC Young Musician of…
Posted: Monday, 16 May 2016

BBC Young Musician Final for Jess

Yanagisawa Saxophones and Vandoren UK Reeds are delighted to announce that award winning saxophonist endorsee Jess Gillam has won a place in the final of…
Posted: Thursday, 05 May 2016

BBC Young Musician Woodwind Final

Yanagisawa Saxophones are proud to announce that award winning saxophonist – and Yanagisawa artist - Jess Gillam has won the Woodwind Category final of this…
Posted: Monday, 18 April 2016

AWO1 nominated as UK's Best Sax 2015

We are delighted to announce that the Yanagisawa AWO1 Alto has been nominated in the Best Brass/Woodwind Instrument category at the MIA Music Awards 2015.…
Posted: Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Young Jazz Musician of the Year

Yanagisawa Artist, Alexander Bone wins BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year 2014. For the first time in the 36-year history of the BBC Young…
Posted: Monday, 30 June 2014

Leicester Sax Day – May 10th

The Leicester sax day is a FREE event aimed at anyone interested in the saxophone. The event will be 12pm-430pm, Saturday May 10th 2014. Sax-from-Scratch…
Posted: Thursday, 17 April 2014

WO Series UK Launch Tour

From Thursday 3rd April to Saturday 5th April 2014 the firm is unveiling new Yanagisawa WO Series Alto Saxophone range with Japanese Yanagisawa Artist Takahiro…
Posted: Tuesday, 25 March 2014

WO Launch at Howarths

After the successful launch of the new WO Series Alto Saxophones at Howarth of London, Yanagisawa Artists - Takahiro Miyazaki & Matt Telfer provided an…
Posted: Saturday, 01 February 2014

Kerry Long welcomed as Specialist

Barnes & Mullins has appointed the highly respected Kerry Long to fill the role of woodwind and brass specialist, with particular focus on Vandoren reeds…
Posted: Tuesday, 15 May 2012