Once upon a time, Ohio-resident Bob Mollard was tired of leading his orchestra with bulky, uncomfortable batons, leading him to craft a superior version with a cork and dowel rod. Soon enough, peers were clamoring to have him fashion batons for them, leading him to found Mollard Conducting Batons. Over two decades later, Mollard is still a family-run business with Bob’s wife, kids and close friends overseeing operations. Mollard Batons are famous for their stability, lightweight ease and resilience against cracking and splinters. Expertly designed for both practicality and attractiveness, the rosewood, walnut and oak conducting batons feel like a dream. Explore West Music’s selection of Mollard Conducting Batons today!
Whether for a small chamber ensemble, a grand opera of theater performance, or band fieldwork, Mollard has the right conducting baton for any player. Known for their superb artisanship, Mollard conducting batons boast beautiful design and ease of use. They offer lightning fast and precise response, are extremely lightweight, reduce conductor fatigue, and don't whip split or splinter. Mollard is a family-run business that remains dedicated to producing the best conductor batons that exceed their stringent quality control standards. They feature handcrafted and hand-balanced wooden batons made from the finest hardwoods selected for their warmth and beauty. Their design offers carbon fiber shafts to match precisely the weight and weight distribution, giving every baton player a plethora of personal options. Each baton handle created features tight tolerances and is available in a variety of brilliant colors. Shop Mollard conducting batons on West Music today and experience the difference.