Learning to play electric violin shares many similarities with studying acoustic violin, with a few important differences. The first is that almost every acoustic violin is shaped and tuned the same way. Electric violins, however, can come in many shapes and varieties, including 4-string, 5-string, 7-string, fretted, and some with ...
January 31, 2017Linda
It is very relaxing playing a musical instrument,like the recorder, on your own, with one other person or in a group. The recorder is a simple instrument which is easy to learn and play a tune. And it has been around for centuries. So it is very interesting to know ...
January 29, 2017Linda
When you first listen to a song, with the exception of the lyrics, the first sound that you're going to recognize is the sound of the guitar. No guitar has changed music, quiet like the electric guitar.Before the electric guitar, there was America's beloved acoustic guitar. It greatly changed music ...
January 27, 2017Linda
For years, we've known that listening to music has benefits for children's development. CD series like those from Baby Einstein have become extremely popular with parents of babies because experts have recognized that listening to classical music is not only engaging to very young children but actually increases their brain's ...
January 25, 2017Linda
Ok, you want to buy a digital piano. You have visited lots of music shops and tried lots of digital pianos out. You have been given lots of conflicting advice and don't know what to do!This is sadly what many shoppers experience when they want to buy a digital piano ...
January 23, 2017Linda
The term "electronic keyboard" refers to any instrument that produces sound by the pressing or striking of keys, and uses electricity, in some way, to facilitate the creation of that sound. The use of an electronic keyboard to produce music follows an inevitable evolutionary line from the very first musical ...
January 21, 2017Linda
The traditional dances of Kenya are some of the most diverse and popular in Africa. The various types of folk music are based on different ethnic groups that are found in the country. The culture, language, dance and music of every tribe is different from each other. The drum is ...
January 19, 2017Linda
In days gone by the guitar was a quiet, well behaved little instrument. In the nineteen thirties in America, you could barely here it in swing bands trying not to be drowned out by drums and horns. Sadly, it was fighting a losing battle. The guitar in acoustic form simply ...
January 17, 2017Linda
The Skye Boat Song is a traditional Scottish song. It tells the story of the escape of Bonnie Prince Charlie to the Isle of Skye after his defeat at the Battle of Culloden in 1746. He traveled in disguise with the help of Flora McDonald.The song begins with the chorus. ...
January 15, 2017Linda
The Gibson SG electric guitar ended up being incredibly popular through its numerous years of construction. The design of the electric guitar with its Gothic looking horns as well as the flat top would not be to everyone's taste, and this was undoubtedly the case with a particular Mr Les ...
January 13, 2017Linda