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Give them useful accessories such as quality reeds, a mouthpiece, an instrument stand, or a carrying case to protect their clarinet or saxophone. If you want to give them reeds, try to find out the type of clarinet (Bb, Eb, Bass) or saxophone played (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone), the style (Classical or Jazz) and the strength of the reed. Friends and family may be able to help...
Search for collections of sheet music for clarinet or saxophone. Choose pieces suitable for their level and musical interests.
Subscription to a music magazine
Offer them a print or digital subscription to a specialist magazine. This will keep them up to date with the latest news and developments concerning their instrument.
Offer them private lessons or music workshops to deepen their skills and knowledge of the instrument.
A good-quality portable recorder will enable them to capture their performances and compositions for playback and improvement.
A good pair of headphones will allow them to enjoy their music to the full and focus on practicing without being disturbed.
An electronic metronome will help them develop their sense of rhythm and perfect their musical precision.