Don’t let price tags make you cringe! You don’t have to go overboard in dollar signs to find a great gift for the musicians in your life. With tons of celebrations around the bend, here are are some great gift ideas to help you check off your holiday list:

 

Samson Go Mic Portable USB Condenser Microphone

Any recording musician will love the Go Mic! Its custom, compact design allows them to take it just about anywhere, clip it right onto their laptop, or stand it alone on a flat desk. Compatible with both Mac and PC, the Go Mic features switchable cardioid and omni polar patterns, as well as a 20Hz-18kHz frequency response, 1/8″ headphone output, and 16-bit/44.1kHz resolution for the ultimate in portability, versatility, and audio quality.

 

 

Stage Ninja FON-9-CB Universal Smartphone Mini Clamp Stand Mount

Virtually anything can be done on a phone in today’s digital era, and there are tons of music and recording apps to prove it, but phone placement can sometimes get a little tricky. Solve the problem with the stealth of a ninja using the Stage Ninja FON-9-CB. This Scorpion Series clamp securely holds all smartphones up to 3.6″ wide and acts as a convenient stand on any flat surface – so no more dropping the phone right before you hit that last note. Its segmented gooseneck also enables 360 degrees of free rotation for simple positioning.

 

 

Samson MD2/PS05 Bundle Desktop Microphone Stand and Pop Filter

Pops may be positively captivating when you prepare a bowl of Rice Krispies, but they’re one of the worst sounds you can hear in vocals. Thankfully, the MD2/PS05 has a dual-layer 4.5″ nylon mesh to rid recording of p-pops. A weighted die-cast metal base provides stable positioning, while a durable 7.25″ gooseneck gives your musician a wide range of flexible options. It also features a ball joint mount for full-circle filter rotation and a C-clamp mount to fit most microphone stand shafts.

 

 

 

Meinl Percussion Make Your Own Cajon Pack

It’s already a great feeling to be able to play an instrument, but being able to build your own instrument adds a whole new level of fun to the experience. Kids and adults alike will have a blast adding their own personal touch to this drum. Let them assembly it individually at their own pace, or make it into a memorable team effort. The pack includes all necessary parts from wood panels and battens to a snare, rubber feet, and screws. Once they complete their project, they’ll have a real Meinl cajon to play for years to come!

 

 

Tourtek TG10 Portable Guitar Amplifier

Help your guitarist amp up the festivities with the TG10. This 10-watt amplifier has a 5″ customized full-frequency speaker, switchable Clean and Overdrive channels, and adjustable Tone and Gain controls for additional sonic diversity. Weighing only 3.7 lbs, the TG10 also has two hidden shoulder strap buckles and can run on batteries, so it can be easily lifted, transported, and set up at home or at any gig.

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Tiffany Williams started her musical journey at the age of 7 when she learned to play the keyboard. By the 6th grade the viola became her passion, and she played in her middle and high school string and symphonic orchestras, pit orchestra, and Chamber Ensemble. She has participated in multiple music events and festivals including Music in the Parks and NYSSMA (levels 5/6), and was inducted into the Tri-M Music Honor Society. In college she played in the string orchestra and was selected to play in the Binghamton Symphonic Orchestra. As a member of the Binghamton Explorchestra she played, conducted, and had the opportunity to showcase two of her own compositions. Pursuing her musical endeavors, she challenges herself to learning other instruments, and has composed 14 songs which are now copyrighted in the U.S. Library of Congress. She continues to play and compose and is delighted to be a part of the Sam Ash team.