As a trumpet player, brass repair holds a special place is Sean's heart. While he enjoys woodwind repair, brass repair is just plain fun from him. Whether it is a simple chem clean on a trumpet or a trombone that was run over by a car, Sean enjoys the challenge. Sean Mason Music LLC is a full service brass repair shop, offering cleanings, dent removal, soldering, patching, custom modifications and designs, large brass repair, custom machining of parts and pretty much anything else you can think of. While we do not provide in house valve rebuilds or re-finishing (silver plating and lacquer) we are partnered with some of the best in the business to provide these services as well.
As a woodwind repair tech, Sean's primary focus is ensuring your instrument seals, plays in tune and has great action. From a simple pad replacement to a full overhaul, he has the skills and tools to make sure the job is done right. Here at Sean Mason Music LLC we do not just stop with a leak light; all clarinets and flutes are tested for proper pad work on a magnahelic gauge and play tested before they go out the door. Saxophones and larger woodwinds are leak lighted in a dark room, pads are tested with a feeler gauge and all instruments are extensively play tested. Crack repair on wood body instruments is mostly done in house, although for extensive damage or oil treatments will be sent out. All saxophone dent work is done in house. Key brazing, refitting and tenon work is all done in house. Custom key work projects are welcomed. Whether you have a Bundy clarinet or a Buffet R-13, an Artley student flute or a Powell, a YAS-23 or a YAS-82, Sean Mason Music LLC is your one stop repair shop in NEPA for all your woodwind repair needs.