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Keyboard Vs. Piano: What Exactly is the Difference?

Music is like many things life in the way that people aren’t always accurate when they describe its concepts and […]

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Introduction to Hand Drums: Goblet-Shaped Drums

In our previous installment, we looked at my personal favorite group of hand drums, the frame drums. Now we will […]

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Types of Effects Pedals for Guitar

When we think of instruments, we usually conjure up images of guitars, pianos, and drum kits, but the innovative music […]

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Choosing a Saxophone Mouthpiece

A saxophone player’s sound is a saxophone player’s identity. It’s what defines them. Hear one or two notes and you […]

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Violin Accessories: Essentials for All Violinists

What violin accessories does a student really need? Here is a list of what is necessary, and what is nice […]

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Types of Guitars: Acoustic, Electric, and Everything In-Between

Navigating the world of types of guitars, with the many different styles and brands, can seem like a never ending […]

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Guitar Maintenance: Keeping Your Guitar in Top Shape

There’s nothing that compares to the feeling of getting your first guitar. Whether it’s a gift or one you bought […]

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Music Gifts: 15 Gift Ideas for the Musician in Your Life

Some people are notoriously difficult to shop for during the holidays, but luckily musicians usually aren’t. If you have someone […]

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Saxophone Brands: Finding Your Perfect Horn

So you’ve been renting a saxophone from your school or a local music store for a couple of years now. […]

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viola maintenance

Viola Maintenance: Keeping Your Instrument Sounding Its Best

For beginners and professionals alike, it is important to know the basics about viola maintenance to keep your instrument sounding […]

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