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2 weeks ago
What is the best tenor saxophone Hanson LX from Marsden England

Thanks to Nigel McGill of SAX SCHOOL for reviewing our LX Custom tenor - THE British Made Saxophone! See the video here to see what he thought!

#madeinmarsden #britishmadesaxophone #besttenorsaxophone🙂

In this video I'm testing out a fantastic pro sax that's actually made by a company that is just down the road from my house! How cool is that. This is the H...

2 weeks ago
Photos from Hanson Music's post

It’s been a good day in the workshop.... right up until the moment the bottom broke from a gold plating glass tube and emptied the 24karat gold solution over the floor. At £300 a litre (and that vessel was 2 feet long and 8 inch diameter so you can work out how many litres that was) one might say it was unfortunate. Oh well, time for a beer and no use crying over spilt milk.... 😳. #volumeofacylinder #goldplating

4 weeks ago
School orchestras replace wind instruments with ukuleles as they adapt to post-Covid rules

Oh gosh. Just so long as the children aren’t taught to play chords and SING (!) all will be well.

School music directors say they are bringing in new instruments for junior players ahead of the planned full reopening of schools next month

1 month ago

What’s the collective noun for superb saxes? In the workshop today; 2 Hanson LX Custom tenors. #madeinmarsden #madeinyorkshire #madeingreatbritain 😀

1 month ago
Marsden Mechanics

Home of the fabulous Mikron Theatre Company

#wemakeevents #lightitinred Light It In Red
Let's get some real help in the creative industries.
Proud to be playing our part.

Thanks to Rob, Adam, Will and Pete for making this happen.

1 month ago
Photos from Hanson Music's post

Made in Marsden. We’re making a new manufacturing workshop for even more made in Marsden instruments. Coming on a treat... should be ready for September.😀

1 month ago

1 month ago
Photos from Hanson Music's post

Latest Hanson Custom made trumpet is a ‘Dizzy’ model... more photos this week as we make and restore... also watch out for photos and updates as our new machine shop is built including the latest Hanson ‘LX Custom’ Saxophones - the first British made saxophones in almost a century. #dizzytrumpet #madeinmarsden #hansonsaxophones

2 months ago

Delighted to be back to making instruments! Here’s something new - can anyone spot the unusual feature? #hansoncornet #custombrass #musicalinstrumentmakersmarsden

2 months ago

A really lovely picture just came our way 🙂

Drawn yesterday, 18 July, 9.15am. Ethical enterprise; Eleanor’s Happy Hen organic free range eggs for sale outside Hanson’s music shop in Marsden, with a socially distancing queue for Roger’s Bakery to the right. Hanson’s is the first FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified wind instrument manufacturer in the world. Swipe to see the beautiful packaging of Eleanor’s eggs. #freerange #localproduce #organiceggs #happyhens #hansonsmusicalinstruments @alastairhanson #mardsen #localshop #rain ... See more

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