Adolphe Sax and his saxophone
Music

Five things that could have prevented the saxophone from existing

Do you know everything there is to know about the saxophone's history? And about Adolphe Sax, the man who invented it? Let us tell you all about it in this article
A dissasembled clarinet
Music

Everything you need to know to start playing the clarinet

Have you always wanted to play the clarinet, but have no idea where to start? Syos is here to help you.
clarinet-tip-opening
Gear

The clarinet mouthpiece tip opening

The clarinet mouthpiece’s tip opening is a sensitive and essential parameter. Here is a guide on what it is, and how to choose the right one for yourself.
A saxophone and a clarinet
Acoustics

A saxophone goes to the octave while a clarinet goes to the twelfth; but why?

In this article, we'll explain why a saxophone goes to the octave while the clarinet goes to the twelfth. It is all due to the instrument's shape...
The history of the clarinet
Music

The history of the clarinet

Everyone knows the clarinet, but do you know its origin story? And did you know there are many different clarinets? We tell you all about this wonderful instrument in this article
A drawing of braces
Music

Playing saxophone or clarinet with braces

Having braces installed can be quite worrying for any woodwing player... But we are here to reassure you!
3 different clarinet mouthpiece chambers
Gear

All about the clarinet mouthpiece’s chamber

The chamber of the clarinet mouhpiece comes in many different shapes and sizes. Here is a detailed explanation of how they will affect your sound!
Manu Dibango playing saxophone
Inside Syos

Tribute to Manu Dibango

A year ago today, Manu Dibango went away... We are taking a look back at his life in this article
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Inside Syos

Syos presents its latest promotional offer (ENDED)

Ordering two mouthpieces will never seem as interesting as it will this week...