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Explaining Tonewoods

School Instrument Repairs

Building A Library

Is Music Notation Necessary?

Natural & Unnatural Accents

To Flex, or Not To Flex…

Quiet Quitting Music

How does a Fender B-Bender Work?

Teach Them How to Watch

Student Composers & Conductors

How to Teach Practice Skills

Top 4 Band Technique Books

Small Combos in Music Programs

Developing Phrases

Entertained or Entertaining

Teaching Counting Skills

A Definition of Dynamic Range

Who Plays Lead?

The Ultimate Concert Band Instrumentation

Teaching Intonation in Concert Band – Part 2

Sight-Reading 101

Teaching Intonation in Concert Band – Part 1

Acoustical Sensitivity Training

Yamaha Silent Brass - A Review

Competition is Hurting Our Band Programs

Beginning Tuning Slide Positions

Tonic Minor vs Relative Minor

Bring Your Parent to Band Class Day

Handedness in Concert Band Instruments

The Six Percent Rule

Fast Tonguing for Beginners

How Do I Choose Which Instrument to Play?

It's Not What You Play, It's How You Play It That Counts!

Managing Band Instrument Inventory

Why We Should Study Music

Digital Tuners & Metronomes vs Phone Apps

Slide Lubrication

Top Three Inches of Reed Instruments

Why Do Trumpet Valves Jam?

Which Instrument is Easiest to Play?

Pencil Marks on Band Music

Why Practice Scales?

Memorization is Getting A Bad Rap

Method Books

Digital Tuners in Concert Band

Use A Journal To Remember Forward

Best Instrument for Quiet Practice Spaces

What Reed Strength Should Beginners Start On?

Don't Practice the Band Music!

Asthma and Wind Instruments

Should I Use a Practice Record?

6 Steps for First Year Players

Set - Exhale - Inhale - Play

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Why Tapestry Music?

Tapestry Music has been a BC family owned business since 1996.  With 3 locations in White Rock, Vancouver and Victoria, Tapestry offers in store & online shopping, music lessons and repair services. As a music education specialist, Tapestry is respected and recommended by music educators across Canada.

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Tapestry will match the selling price of any identical product from any Canadian retailer that has that item in-stock, up until 30 days after purchase.


On  orders over $149

We don't charge shipping or handling on orders over $149 (before tax and shipping calculation). There are a few reasonable exceptions like very large or heavy items as well as shipping to remote areas.



Exchange or return for full refund items purchased within 30 days if in unused new condition and in original packaging.