Instrument Cover – Cor Anglais’

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

WOODWIND INSTRUMENTS

COR ANGLAIS

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The cor anglais, or English horn in North America, is a double-reed woodwind instrument in the oboe family. It is approximately one and a half times the length of an oboe. The fingering and playing technique used for the cor anglais are essentially the same as those of the oboe and oboists typically double on the cor anglais when required.

Instrument Cover – Oboes

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Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

WOODWIND INSTRUMENTS

OBOE

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Oboes are a family of double reed woodwind musical instruments. The most common oboe plays in the treble or soprano range. Oboes are usually made of wood, but there are also oboes made of synthetic materials. When the term oboe is used alone, it is generally taken to mean the standard treble instrument rather than other instruments of the family, such as the cor anglais (English horn) or the oboe d’amore.

 

Instrument Cover – Tenor/Baritone Horns

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

TENOR/BARITONE HORNS

Baritone Horn

The baritone horn, or sometimes just called baritone, is a low-pitched brass instrument in the saxhorn family. It uses a wide-rimmed cup mouthpiece like that of its peers, the trombone and euphonium. Like the trombone and the euphonium, the baritone horn can be considered either a transposing or non-transposing instrument.

Instrument Cover – Tubas

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

TUBA

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The tuba is the largest and lowest-pitched musical instrument in the brass family. It first appeared in the mid 19th-century, making it one of the newer instruments in the modern orchestra and concert band.

Instrument Cover – Saxophones

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Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

SAXOPHONE

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The saxophone (also referred to as the sax) is a family of woodwind instruments. Saxophones are usually made of brass and played with a single-reed mouthpiece similar to that of the clarinet. Like the clarinet, saxophones have holes in the instrument which the player closes using a system of key mechanisms. When the player presses a key, this typically causes a pad to close over a hole.

 

Instrument Cover – French Horns

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

FRENCH HORNS

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The French horn (since the 1930s known simply as the “horn” in some professional music circles) is a brass instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil with a flared bell. The double horn in F/B (technically a variety of German horn) is the horn most often used by players in professional orchestras and bands. A musician who plays any kind of horn is generally referred to as a horn player (or less frequently, a hornist).

 

Instrument Cover – Trombones

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

TROMBONE

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The trombone is a musical instrument in the brass family. Like all brass instruments, sound is produced when the player’s vibrating lips (embouchure) cause the air column inside the instrument to vibrate. Nearly all trombones have a telescoping slide mechanism that varies the length of the instrument to change the pitch.

Instrument Cover – Cornets

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

CORNETS

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The cornet is a brass instrument similar to the trumpet but distinguished from it by its conical bore, more compact shape, and mellower tone quality.

Instrument Cover – Trumpets

Instrument cover

Our instrument polices all cover your items should they be stolen, accidentally damaged and lost and, in the event of one of those unfortunate events, we intend to get you back up and playing your instruments as soon as possible with our experienced claims service.

As long as it is used to create music your items can be insured on our policies.

Wind Instruments

These instruments produce sound when air is blown into them, either by blowing air into the instrument which vibrates and produces sounds (such as Flutes, Pan Pipes and Recorders). Other instruments use the air to vibrate a reed within the instrument (such as Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoons).

BRASS WIND INSTRUMENTS

TRUMPETS

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A trumpet is a blown musical instrument commonly used in classical and jazz ensembles. The trumpet group contains the instruments with the highest register in the brass family. Trumpet-like instruments have historically been used as signaling devices in battle or hunting, with examples dating back to at least 1500 BC; they began to be used as musical instruments only in the late 14th or early 15th century.

Why Insure your instruments?

A lot of musicians do not insurance their equipment, some believe they are careful and vigilant enough that their beloved equipment will not get damaged or stolen.  It is certainly good practice to care for and cherish your instruments, and simple steps to keep them safe such as always using a dedicated hard case, never leaving the items anywhere they can be stolen and keeping the instruments out of the hands of children.

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However, all it takes is one lapse in concentration and it could lead to a very expensive mistake.  Guitar straps have been known to break and the instrument falls to the floor, you may slip while carrying your beloved trumpet or get over enthusiastic and push your foot through the bass drum.

If you have no instruments because they are stolen or damaged beyond use then you will have to beg, borrow or steal in order to play that lucrative gig you have been offered.  By insuring your instruments you are will be confident that they will last you your entire musical career, or until you want to replace them with a newer and shinier model.