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We've all seen the rock star drummers do it. In the middle of a song, the drummer begins spinning the drum sticks like some kind of magic. The drummer may even get fancy and begin tossing the drum stick in the middle of the act. Drum stick spinning is actually quite easy to learn and master. It's al
The human voice is the oldest music-making instrument. No matter what your natural ability is, there is always room for improvement. Even Broadway masters, like Audra McDonald, study with a vocal coach. Singing lessons can be costly but are essential for anyone who wants to improve the quality of he
Here are the questions to ask yourself in every song you write. First ask yourself what is the message you want to communicate with the listener emotionally. Use this as a check list to understand where your song is stable and unstable and if it matches what you intend.
The musical instrument of harmonica is known for its country notes and if you are excited to know how this wonderful instrument works and if you are planning to take up your first lessons in this instrument, here are some tips that can be of great help to you in ensuring a successful learning Purcha
Ebony is a dense wood with slight variations in color. Most ebony is black with lighter streaks, but it can also have a dark chocolate brown color. It is very heavy, and for this reason is used for the fingerboard of a violin. Often manufacturers will make a violin that appears to be fitted with gen
If you have your own band, it is only common that you are seeking a place which you can rent as a rehearsal space. However, if you do not have the budget for it, it is possible for you to make do with your garage or your own room.
Proper instrument maintenance is an important part of any musician's responsibilities. Brass instruments must be cleaned frequently in order to counteract the effects of gunk buildup from oil, grease and contact with warm moisture and mouth germs. With a baritone horn (euphonium), a thorough cleanin
The bouzouki is a narrow-necked, eight-string instrument from the lute family. The bouzouki has a variety of modern forms and has been adapted to function in modern Greek music and Irish folk music. The Greek bouzouki has two tuning variants: C tuning, from low to high is C, C, F, F, A, A, D and D;
Setting up your drum kit correctly is important for your playing. The correct drum set up should make the drums comfortable and easy to play. An incorrect drum set up can lead to the drums falling over or physical discomfort while you play. To increase the likelihood of a good drum setup, make sure
When you think of a rock god stood centre stage in front of thousands of fans, you just wonder what's going through his mind as he scans the first few rows of the crowd looking at all the hottest girls. Is it true he could click his fingers and get any of them? It doesn't even matter that