Tom Chapman

Brass & Woodwind musical instrument service and repair

10 Hilton Street, Tamworth, NSW 2340.     mob. 0413974839.





I can mend a broken instrument...Only Jesus can mend a broken heart.

If you have an instrument in for service, please scroll down to check its status.

Our service facility provides:


Ask about our trumpet chemical and ultrasonic cleaning service: $50.00



Repadding of all woodwind instruments
Recorking of joint tenons
Repair/rebuilding of broken tenons
Resurfacing of tone holes
Dent removal/reduction in flutes & saxophones
Straightening/re-aligning of flute and saxophone bodies
Regulation of pad opening and coupling mechanisms
Resetting of bent keywork
Replacement (and manufacture) of broken springs
Manufacture of broken or lost keys


Dent reduction in bells and pipework of brass instruments
Internal cleaning
Release of frozen slides
Rebuilding of braces in trumpets, trombones etc.
Repair and resetting of trombone slides
Release of jammed mouthpieces
Re-soldering of water keys and manufacturing springs
Re-stringing and regulating of rotary valves


Score setting and layout

  • changing keys
  • changing instruments
  • changing clefs


Instrument Make Serial No. Customer Status
Clarinet Yamaha 464668 Taylor Finished
Flute unbranded DA004459 Dowdell Finished
Tenor Recorder Moeck none Braggs Finished
Clarinet Selmer Q1831 Chalkley Waiting
Clarinet Buffet 873518 Smith Waiting
Alto Saxophone Conn K21041 Smith Waiting
Flute Armstrong 727692 Black Dot Waiting
Clarinet Olds 118705 Black Dot Waiting
Trombone King 41 370583 Black Dot Waiting










Also 63 instruments from Calrossy.