Have you checked our our mini-lesson series?

Hope everyone is doing fine out there!I wanted to let you all know about about a free YT series we are doing through the shop. These are 3-5 minute mini-lessons that cover a wide range of topics. I have attached one below... if you have any suggestions for future sessions email us!Here's a brief lesson on how to maximize your practice sessions!…

A new arrival for TA's personal collection at ACB

Well the new reverse flugelhorn in copper arrived today... And it is absolutely astonishing.I still remember the first time I played one of these in the factory They begged me to play it and I told him I wasn't going to because it looks like a toy. Then I proceeded to play it and was astonished by how easy, clean, rich, full, and centered the instrument was. Fast forward to today... Now I own one…

Doublers are back in stock!

The newest batch of ACB Doublers flugels just arrived yesterday afternoon.Boy that's a lot of horns and Kyle, who is over 6 feet tall, is hiding behind some of the boxes. We also got in  our new batch of pocket trumpets in both with small bells and larger full-size Bells. We have many, many, many, orders to fulfill thank you so much for your patience during the long customs hold. Lots of opti…

A rare beauty... the York AirFlow Cornet!

Here's a video (per request) of the York AirFlow Cornet I purchased recently for my own collection. Big Thanks to my shop tech Ian McCarthy for restoring the horn... it's a magnificent playing horn! We still have some work to do on it (custom fit a mouthpiece shank... the first few we spun on the lathe I didn't dig that much) and maybe a valve restoration but I thought some of you might dig the…

Big news at ACB!

Okay... time to spill the beans.This has something honestly I have been hoping to happen for years (since the open of my shop in 2010) and today I can announce we are an official dealer for the world-class Schagerl Instruments! We have placed our first order for some amazing instruments and will be launching the official shop page for these horns shortly.One of our biggest missions here at ACB is…