New Jersey Symphony Orchestra violinist to give tips on 'how to practice'
The Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts will present a "How to Practice" Workshop on Friday, Oct. 12 with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra violinist Naomi Youngstein. Youngstein will give tips, insights and best strategies for practicing in a workshop for...
21 Hilarious Tumblr Posts About Taylor Swift's "ME!" Music Video
"Plot twist: This music video had nothing to do with a new album, it was all a set-up to announce Taylor's new cat."
Top Ten Vinyl Record Myths
False (Source: Soundscan 2009) 2009, more than 2.5 million vinyl records were sold in the United States. Best Buy, the third largest music retailer, now has 50 stores that carry vinyl albums. Check out these articles on the rebirth of vinyl: False. There’s no doubt that pressing machinery is in high demand with the incredible resurgence of vinyl records. However, very little new manufacturing equipment is being made today. For example, the last cutting lathes were manufactured in the 1980s, and can only be found through independent service consultants and cutting room service departments. MYTH # 7 False. It’s never a good idea to cut a 7″ at 33 rotations per minute, it generally sounds bad. 7″ records are smaller, so naturally the grooves are more compressed. As the grooves get closer to…
Can You Identify These Guitars by Their Headstocks?
Here's a quiz from our friends over at Reverb.com.Can you correctly identify these 12 guitars from just their headstocks? The logos and model names have been removed to make things a bit trickier. Certainly that won't slow down all the experts who comment on our Facebook posts. Or will it?Good luck!
Infographic: How to Practice Piano for Your Best Results
What’s the best way to practice piano? If you really want to become a better piano player, you’ll need to have a plan in place when you sit down at the keys. Here, online piano teacher …
These Two Women Just Slayed This Floor Piano Routine
Check out these two awesome performers rocking a floor piano routine of Bach’s “Toccata and Fugue in D minor”
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There's A (Fan-Made) Persona 5 Board Game, And It's Great
Last year I wrote about Brother Ming, an amateur designer who came up with his own Fire Emblem board game. He’s now made one for Persona 5, and it’s fantastic.
How the 1990s Changed Recording and Music Production Forever
The digital revolution in audio would revamp the music industry from top to bottom, as tape quickly gave way to software.
Why You Should Get Instrument Repairs at a NH Piano Store ASAP
Procrastination is a habit, and it occurs when people are faced with tasks often. However, there are quite a few times where procrastinating can be harmful. Waiting to get your instrument repaired and avoiding visiting an NH piano store is not the wisest idea for several reasons. Take it from us!