Jazz Instruments

Your guide to the best musicians, accessories, resources and gear for each instrument…

If you’re looking to find out more about the different instruments used in jazz, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve picked the most common jazz instruments – from frontline soloists to rhythm section – and put together articles to offer both insight into the music and tips on the best gear and learning materials for each.

Best Alto & Tenor Saxophone Mouthpieces for Jazz

Best Alto & Tenor Saxophone Mouthpieces for Jazz

10 of the Best John Coltrane Albums in Jazz History

10 of the Best John Coltrane Albums in Jazz History

Saxophone For Beginners – Everything You Need To Know!

Saxophone For Beginners – Everything You Need To Know!

Ibanez Guitars | The Instruments & The History

Ibanez Guitars | The Instruments & The History

Django Reinhardt – Gypsy Jazz Guitar Legend

Django Reinhardt – Gypsy Jazz Guitar Legend

Gibson Guitars | A History in Jazz

Gibson Guitars | A History in Jazz

Jazz Drums

The Best Jazz Drumming Books

The Best Jazz Drumming Books

The Best Jazz Cymbals [2021 Buyers Guide]

The Best Jazz Cymbals [2021 Buyers Guide]

10 of the Best Modern Jazz Drummers Playing Today

10 of the Best Modern Jazz Drummers Playing Today

Jazz Trumpet

Louis Armstrong – 10 of the Best Albums from The Jazz Trumpet Superstar

Louis Armstrong – 10 of the Best Albums from The Jazz Trumpet Superstar

Chet Baker | The Life & Music of a Jazz Icon

Chet Baker | The Life & Music of a Jazz Icon

The Best Jazz Trumpet Mouthpieces (2021 Guide)

The Best Jazz Trumpet Mouthpieces (2021 Guide)

Jazz Singers

What is Scat Singing? [+ 10 of the Best Scat Solos in Jazz]

What is Scat Singing? [+ 10 of the Best Scat Solos in Jazz]

Women In Jazz | 10 Iconic Female Instrumentalists

Women In Jazz | 10 Iconic Female Instrumentalists

Legendary Nat King Cole songs

Legendary Nat King Cole songs

Jazz Bass

Interview with Christian McBride

Interview with Christian McBride

11 of the Best Paul Chambers Albums (Jazz Bass Series)

11 of the Best Paul Chambers Albums (Jazz Bass Series)

Best Jazz Bass Players

Best Jazz Bass Players

Jazz Trombone

Jazz Trombone Players | Essential Discoveries Throughout History

Jazz Trombone Players | Essential Discoveries Throughout History

Jazz Trombone Teachers

Jazz Trombone Teachers

The Best Trombones For Jazz…And Who Plays Them

The Best Trombones For Jazz…And Who Plays Them

Jazz Piano

Chick Corea | 10 Legendary Albums From The Jazz Pianist’s Discography

Chick Corea | 10 Legendary Albums From The Jazz Pianist’s Discography

The Best Jazz Pianists of All Time (2021)

The Best Jazz Pianists of All Time (2021)

Keith Jarrett | 10 Essential Albums For Every Record Collection

Keith Jarrett | 10 Essential Albums For Every Record Collection