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Interesting Facts About Violin

Most people consider playing the violin an intellectual pursuit. However, a violinist can burn around 170 calories per hour. That’s equivalent to ...

Best Trumpet Mouthpieces 2020

Here our selection, leave us a comment 1. Bach 3C First on our agenda is the Bach Standard Series because it is pr...

Where do you dream to perform?

Here a list of 7 beautiful classical music hall in the world. Where would you like to perform if you would have the opportunity? Or perhaps you alr...

8 things they didn't tell you about playing the viola

1. It’s heavy Playing the viola is a workout for the eyes and the mind, but mostly the arms. 2. You always get the weird harmony in orchestra “Can ...

17 best violin pieces in existence

Violinists: how many of these have you attempted? This list will take you through some of the very best pieces ever written for the violin. Let us ...

Singers do and don't

Singers and collaborative pianists: a love and hate relation Do: Know the printed introduction. Figure out how many measures it is, what it sound...

Oboe Reed Making

Oboe reed making is not for the faint of heart. These tips help you to decide if you are ready to dip your feet or take the plunge.     When Is ...

The difference between Brass and Woodwind Instruments

In musical orchestra and marching bands, the instruments are divided into different groups based on the sound they make and the voice they play in ...

Learning the Double Bass: A Beginner's Guide

There are so many things to consider when you’re starting a new musical instrument, whether it is the double bass or the clarinet! It can feel a li...

A Career for Pianists in Collaborative Piano

What is collaborative piano? Singers are well aware of the need for accompanists, but as a pianist, did you know there’s an entire field of study d...

The pros and cons of using a shoulder rest

Filling the area between the jaw and the left shoulder is a perpetual problem for violin and viola players How do you get that under your chin?’ T...

Books that musicians should have on their bookshelf

We have selected a list of books that we would recommend you to read. Perhaps you have also some suggestions? Feel free to leave a comment! F...