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BEST GUITAR AMPLIFIERS REVIEWED

The invention of the electric guitar changed music forever. It gave a beloved instrument even more power and flexibility. But this power doesn’t just come from the guitar itself; it also comes from the guitar amp. Amplifiers convert electric signals produced by the vibration of metal guitar strings into all sorts of music. If you have an electric guitar or if you’re looking to buy one you need to find an amp that matches your instrument.

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07.08.2019     0 Comments

BEST TRUMPETS REVIEWED

If you’re looking to pick up an instrument, the trumpet is a great choice.  It’s one of the most portable wind instruments, so you don’t have to carry around any cases that are larger than your biggest pieces of luggage. It also fits in great in many different bands.

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05.08.2019     0 Comments

VIOLIN BASICS

We have created this cool Infographic to help out the violin beginners in understanding their instrument better.  We started out with basic violin parts, all the way from scroll to tail piece, as well as showing the parts of the bow.

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01.08.2019     0 Comments

COMPLETE SAXOPHONE GUIDE

We have created this Infographic about Saxophones to help the beginners understand their instrument better. It contains some general information about saxophones, full anatomy of the instrument, body, finger and mouth positions when playing it, family of saxophones and finally some cleaning tips.

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31.07.2019     0 Comments

WHY IS IT GOOD FOR KIDS TO LEARN HOW TO PLAY AN INSTRUMENT?

Just about everyone loves listening to music, and if you ask most people, they will say they wish they could play an instrument. The word “wish” is key, people dream about playing music but never learn to do it for real. That’s a shame because learning an instrument can help you in many ways, not all of them obviously related to music.

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29.07.2019     0 Comments

Are virtual instruments and musical software solutions a threat to classical instruments?

Music is changing. That’s easy enough for anyone to recognize, most people over a certain age have noticed the rise of electronic music with mixed emotions. Even older musicians and fans can remember the rising popularity of electric music. The truth of the matter is that music has always been changing. If music didn’t then, we would still be making music by slamming sticks against rocks and logs. But that doesn’t mean that changes can’t be criticized, though it does encourage some humility.

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27.07.2019     0 Comments

ELECTRICAL VS ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS

One of the most spirited debates among musicians is electric versus acoustic. For most of human history, acoustic instruments reigned supreme simply because they were the only option. But when electric instruments began to gain popularity in 1930 it was clear that thousands of years of dominance were now in peril.

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25.07.2019     0 Comments

THE HISTORY OF THE VIOLIN

To modern music fans, the violin feels almost permanent. Just holding a violin in your hand gives you a feeling of connection with history, imagining the classical musicians who performed across the great concert halls of Europe hundreds of years ago. It might be difficult to imagine a world without the violin, but that world did exist just a few hundred years in the past.

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21.07.2019     0 Comments