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♪  Two pre-loved instruments have been listed:  Yamaha Custom Bb Clarinet SE-V YCL853llV and Yamaha Tenor Saxophone YTS61.  Posted: 24 September 2018


♪  1)  Backun Alpha Bb Clarinet with Nickel Keys are now available from DR TOOT.  2)  We will be closed 15th-18th September and resume at 8.00am, Wednesday, the 19th as normal.  All online orders made during this period will be dispatched on the 19th. We are sorry for the inconvenience.  Posted: 15 September 2018


♪  A few new products have been listed:  The next generation ligature HEXA by Silverstein WorksBambú hand-woven ligatures for Bb clarinet, microfibre cleaning swabs for Bb clarinet, wooden reeds cases for alto sax and Bb clarinet, Protec in-bell storage pouch for alto sax or tenor sax.  Posted: 10 September 2018


♪  1) The below Selmer SeleS Axos alto saxophone has been sold. We will be getting another one in stock soon.  2) Brand new Backun Alpha Bb Clarinet with Nickel Plated Keys (Student Model ABS Clarinet) will be available soon - Our Introduction Special Price: $1,195.00 incl GST.  Posted:  6 September 2018


  Selmer SeleS Axos alto saxophone is back in stock now.  Posted: 5 September 2018


♪  Another beautiful Yamaha Custom SE Bb clarinet has joined the family.  Posted: 29 August 2018


♪  3 Pre-Loved Instruments have been serviced and listed - Yamaha Flute 311, Yamaha Bb Clarinet YCL450, and Buffet Bb Clarinet E11.  Posted: 28 August 2018


  Pre-Loved Yamaha Tenor Sax YTS380 has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 7 August 2018


♪  "Online Shopping" page has been updated.  Posted: 1 August 2018


♪   Arnolds & Sons Brasswinds Mouthpieces (Made in Germany) are now available from DR TOOT - Click here to see our current stock.  Posted: 31 July 2018


♪  Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha Tenor Sax YTS62 with 62 Neck and Bach Stradivarius Bass Trombone 50BLG.  Posted: 19 July 2018


♪  Brand new Selmer Paris Reference 54 Tenor Sax Lacquer "Antiqued" PAO is due to arrive soon !!!  Posted: 10 July 2018


♪  Kanstul instruments - Model 750 Bb Tenor Trombone Lacquer Finish and Model 1001 Bb Trumpet "Chicago Series" Silver Plated​ are in stock now !  Posted: 5 July 2018


♪  1) Vintage Conn Transition 6M Naked Lady gold plated alto sax 1933 has been overhauled and listed.  2) Kanstul instruments - Model 750 Bb Tenor Trombone Lacquer Finish and Model 1001 Bb Trumpet "Chicago Series" Silver Plated​ are due to arrive early July.  Posted: 25 June 2018 


♪  1) More K & M instruments stands have been added.   2)  BG France Pad Dryer A65U for flutes, clarinets, oboes, bassoons and A65S for all saxophones have been listed.  Posted: 1 June 2018


♪  1)  Pre-Loved Yanagisawa alto sax AWO2 has been serviced and listed.  2) We will be having a pop up store at the 11th Hamilton Flute Festival - 26th & 27th May 2018 at Fairfield Intermediate School Auditorium. Our Flute Specialist, Taka will be offering free instruments checkups.  We will have some of Briccialdi Flutes on display - Come to see us and try the flutes !  Posted: 24 May 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Buffet Crampon Bb clarinet E11 has been overhauled and listed.  Posted: 14 May 2018


♪  Silverstein Works products are now available from DR TOOT: T Frame Ligature - Original T for Clarinets and Saxophones and Omniguard - Lip Protector for Musicians.  Posted:  9 May 2018


♪  Kanstul brasswinds mouthpieces - Cornets, Trumpet, Tenor Trombones have been listed.  Posted: 8 May 2018


  1) Selmer Paris Series lll Alto Saxophone Jubilee GG in stock now.  2) We will be having a pop up store at the 11th Hamilton Flute Festival - 26th & 27th May 2018 at Fairfield Intermediate School Auditorium. We will have some of Briccialdi Flutes on display - Come to see us and try the flutes !  Posted: 4 May 2018


♪  The below Kanstul instruments are in stock now !  Posted: 26 April 2018


♪  The following brand new Kanstul instruments are due in stock early next week - Model 930 Bb Cornet Silver Finish, Model 700 Bb Trumpet Lacquer FinishModel 900 Bb Trumpet Lacquer FinishModel 1025 Bb Flugelhorn Lacquer Finish, Model 1602-B Bb Tenor Trombone Lacquer Finish (Alan Kaplan Signature Model ) - Click each instrument to view the details.  Posted: 20 April 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Tenor Sax YTS62S with G1 Neck - Silver Finish has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 17 April 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Custom SE Bb Clarinet has been overhauled and ready to go !  Posted:  13 April 2018


  A new shipment of Briccialdi Flutes has arrived - Student Model 203 and Intermediate Model 1849 are back in stock now !  Posted: 9 April 2018


♪   Our latest Repair/Service Catalogue is online now.  Posted: 2 April 2018


♪   Four pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha clarinet YCL450, Buffet E11 clarinet, Buffet R13 clarinet and Yamaha trumpet YTR4335G.  Posted: 28 March 2018


♪  1) We will be closed during the Easter - We are sponsoring http://www.saxsummerschool.nz/ in Taranaki and will be having a pop up store at Puritawa Estate (277 Wortley Road, Lepperton, RD3, New Plymouth 4373). If you will be nearby, please come to see us !   2) Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha alto sax YAS480 and Yanagisawa tenor sax T900μ   Posted: 26 March 2018


♪  We have listed a pre-loved Selmer Paris Super Action 80 (SA 80) tenor saxophone - Overhauled and tested by Taka.  Posted: 22 March 2018


♪  Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL450, Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL650 and Yamaha alto saxophone YAS380.  Posted: 15 March 2018


♪  The following products from Kanstal are arriving in a few weeks time:  Kanstul Model 930 Bb Cornet Silver FinishKanstul Model 900 Bb Trumpet Lacquer FinishKanstul Model 1025 Bb Flugelhorn Lacquer Finish and some mouthpieces for cornets, trumpets and trombones.  Posted: 1 March 2018


♪  New shipment of the Briccialdi Flutes has arrived.  Posted: 21 February 2018


♪  A few pre-loved trombone and cornet mouthpieces have been listed.  Posted: 20 February 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL450 has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 13 February 2018


♪  1) Kanstul brasswinds instruments details and recommended retail prices have been listed.  2) Juno students reeds by Vandoren (3 pack) listed - Bb clarinet, alto sax, and tenor sax Posted: 12 February 2018


♪  Another pre-loved tenor sax is ready and listed - Yamaha YTS480.  Posted: 8 February 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yanagisawa tenor sax T902 Bronze has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 7 February 2018


♪   Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha Flute YFL311PGB with EC Silver Headjoint (Limited Edition) and Buffet E13 Bb Clarinet.  Posted: 5 February 2018


♪   1) Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Selmer Paris Prologue ll Bb clarinet and Yanagisawa tenor sax T990.  2) Two semi vintage saxophones have now had their prices reduced: Buffet S1 alto sax and Conn 10M tenor sax.  Posted:  2 February 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Custom SE Bb Clarinet YCL853 has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 30 January 2018 


♪   1) "Arriving Soon" page has been updated.  2) Briccialdi Flutes have been very popular and a new shipment is due to arrive here by the mid of February.  3) Some of brand new Yamaha and Bach cornet, trumpet and trombone/euphonium mouthpieces are listed - click here to view.  Posted: 26 January 2018


♪  We are very pleased to announce that we are now the NZ Distributor for Kanstul Musical Instruments. The most complete line of brasswinds made in the USA. Please visit their website: http://kanstul.com to see their story and handcrafted quality products.  Posted: 5 January 2018


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL650F has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 4 January 2018


♪   Happy New Year and Happy Tooting 2018, Everyone !  We are open as normal from today.  Posted: 3 January 2018


♪  1) Selmer Paris Concept Tenor Sax Mouthpieces are in stock now !  2) Three pre-loved Instruments have been serviced and listed: Jupiter Flute JFL511-ll with Curved and Straight Headjoints, Yamaha Alto Sax YAS275 and Yamaha Trumpet YTR3335.  Posted: 20 December 2017


♪  1) Selmer Paris Concept Tenor Sax Mouthpieces are arriving soon !  2) Briccialdi Student Model 203 flutes are back in stock - Limited time only while stock last: $995.00 !!!  3) Holiday Season Trading Hours - please click here to view.  Posted: 13 December 2017


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Bb Clarinet YCL450 has been overhauled and listed - Looking for a new home now !  Posted: 5 December 2017


♪  Briccialdi Flutes (Made in Italy) are back in stock now - Intermediate Model 1849 and Semi Professional Model 7714 - first time available !  Posted: 29 November 2017


♪  1) Briccialdi Intermediate Model flutes are currently out of stock. A new shipment is on the way...including the Semi Pro Model 7714. The Student Model flutes are now $995.00 !  Posted:  22 November 2017


♪  Two pre-loved alto saxophones have been serviced and listed: Yamaha alto sax YAS475 and Yamaha alto sax YAS62 with 62 neck.  Posted: 8 November 2017


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha A Clarinet Custom YCL85 has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 25 October 2017 


♪   Two pre-loved (used / secondhand) instruments have been serviced and listed: Yamaha Bb wooden clarinet YCL352 and Yamaha Custom alto sax YAS82Z. Posted: 24 October 2017


♪   Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Patricola S6 Evoluzione pro model Brazilian Rosewood oboe and Buffet E13 Bb Clarinet. Posted: 19 October 2017


♪  Jakob Winter Cases - Baritone sax case with wheels and soprano sax cases are in stock now - Click here to see our current stock ! Posted: 16 October 2017

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 Briccialdi Flute Intermediate Model 1849 is back in stock now !  Posted: 13 October 2017


♪  1) Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed:  Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL650 and Yamaha Custom Bb trumpet YTR850S.  2) New shipment of Briccialdi flutes is on the way !  Posted: 10 October 2017


♪  Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Yamaha Bb clarinet YCL450, Yamaha alto sax YAS280 and Yamaha tenor trombone YSL354.  Posted: 4 October 2017


♪  1) Pre-Loved Yamaha Flute YFL311 has been serviced and listed - going for a very good price !  2) Now first time available in New Zealand - brand new Briccialdi Flutes from Italy. We have the student model flutes and the intermediate model flutes in stock.   Posted: 27 September 2017


♪  Pre-Loved Yamaha Flute YFL471 has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 19 September 2017


♪  We have listed a pre-loved Yamaha Custom CS Bb clarinet - overhauled and tested by Taka.  Posted: 14 September 2017


♪  Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Jupiter flute JFL511S, Antigua ZZ Series alto sax and Yamaha alto sax YAS275. Posted: 13 September 2017


♪  Pre-Loved Selmer Paris Prologue Bb clarinet has been overhauled and listed.  Posted: 8 September 2017


  Two pre-loved saxophones have been serviced and listed - Yanagisawa A880 alto sax with Gold Plated Underslung Neck and Conn 10M "Naked Lady" tenor sax (1960).  Posted: 7 September 2017


  Pre-Loved Yamaha alto sax YAS480 (Current Intermediate Model) has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 4 September 2017


  Pre-Loved Yanagisawa tenor sax T991 with underslung neck has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 1 September 2017


  Pre-Loved Selmer Paris Reference 54 tenor sax has been serviced and listed.  Posted: 18 August 2017


♪  Updated "Arriving Soon" page - Click here to view what's coming to DR TOOT !  Posted: 11 August 2017


♪  Due to have a stall at the 30th NZCBA Concert Bands Festival at Forum North in Whangarei, we will be closed from Thursday, 3rd of August and resume at 8.00am, Monday, 7th August as normal. You can still reach us by email: info@drtoot.com or mobile: 021 177 0454 - Sean | 021 235 9805 - Mia. Posted: 2 August 2017


♪  Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed - Buffet Crampon RC Bb clarinet and Yanagisawa alto sax A902 Bronze.  Posted: 27 July 2017


♪  Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed - looking for a new home to stay ! Yanagisawa tenor sax 900μ, Yamaha Bb Trumpets YTR2320E and YTR3320S.  Posted: 18 July 2017


♪  Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Jupiter Flute FL511N, Yamaha Flute YFL311, and Yamaha Clarinet YCL350.  Posted: 12 July 2017 


♪   Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Selmer Paris SA80 Series lll Soprano Sax and Holton Double French Horn H179 Farkas Model.  Posted: 7 July 2017


♪   Two pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: Buffet Crampon E11 Bb Clarinet and Yanagisawa Soprano Sax S900.  Posted: 29 June 2017


♪    Pre-Loved "Arriving Soon" page has been updated. If you are interested in any of the instruments, please let us know. Our pre-loved instruments sometimes find their new homes even before they've been listed - Avoid disappointment !  Post: 26 June 2017


♪    Three pre-loved instruments have been serviced and listed: