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Getzen Gazette

Braze vs. Solder
This time around Christan sat down to explain the difference between brazing and soldering, as well as why we braze vs. solder. With solder requiring a lower melting point it allows us to braze on the instrument and then later...
Switching from Thayers to a Getzen 4047ET
Christan sat down with Professor of Trombone, Jon Whitaker, to discuss his process for making the decision to switch over to a Getzen 4047ET. When the fit is right, it is a smooth transition.  
An interview with Peter Ellefson
From auditioning in the 80s, to going back to school for his doctorate-only to win a job in Seattle, to teaching at Indiana University. Pete has had an incredible journey so far with teaching and subbing in the top orchestras...
Chris Davis Reviews the 907DLX
Edwards artist and long-time trumpet player Chris Davis was sent a 907DLX for his honest review. Chris has been playing the trumpet for over 30 years and has a thorough knowledge when it comes to equipment. We appreciate honest feedback and use...
Ian Bousfield Visits Getzen
Learning to save my money has been a work in progress for some time. I would love to be able to have a safety net to bail me out at any time, just in case. So far, I have been...
Bone-afide Joins Getzen Team
Bone-afide is a trombone quartet made up of the UK's leading young trombonists. We're thrilled to welcome Angus Butt, Isobel Daws, Rob Moseley and Merin Rhyd.
Getzen Recycles
All of our cardboard, plastic, and aluminum is bundled in-house and sent to a recycling plant in an effort to eliminate as much landfill waste as possible.