Is it any surprise that Les Paul (Gibson’s classical electric guitar) is dubbed the Mother of Rock Guitar? There is a long list of famous and successful artists who, throughout their playing days, delivered the best rock sound with this guitar, most of them practically immortalized this guitar. Read More
Tracing the origin of the Djembe Drum will take us as far back as 800 years. Yet, djembe drum in South Africa will remain a relevant musical instrument. While they are now seen most at shops, markets, or in drumming circles, the fact remains that they remain a crucial part of musical instruments in entire Africa, and remain fancied by millions. Read More
The Djembe drum is arguably one of the most versatile and popular percussion instruments around the world. One reason why many make use of this drum is that it possesses the ability to create several types of pitches, which varies from bass (low), tone (medium), to slap (high). Amazingly, by merely striking different parts of the Djembe skin with your hands, all these sounds can be produced. Read More
You can only give the best as a teacher to your students if you know how to manage your class well. Trust me; your music class will not be successful if you do not manage it well. Remember, this class will feature so many things like playing instruments, dancing, and singing Read More
Furniture adds a unique touch of beauty to the design of your room, home, office, and space. Yet, many do not know that their musical tools can make unique furniture in their homes too.
Do you know how to setup your podcast? The success of any recording boils down to the use of the best microphone, preamps, and interfaces. When these are combined with other essential instruments, you can enjoy every moment you spend recording. Without understanding the mic technique, your best record won’t benefit your listeners Read More
Using musical instruments to improve motor skill recovery following a stroke is not a new subject. When the brain tissue does not get an adequate supply of oxygen and nutrients from the blood, the brain cells begin to die, a stroke becomes inevitable. Simply put, a stroke can Read More
Playing a musical instrument will always be a thing of joy for those who can play. If we are to talk of advantages, then feeling the happiness and enjoying the feel should be Read More
The great Friedrich Nietzsche once said that “without music, life would be a mistake”. Plato also enthused saying “music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything”. I could go on and on about the quotes of great minds appreciating the essence of music, and yet, it still won’t do justice to the importance of music in life Read More
The guitar is arguably the most popular musical instrument in the world. If you have one in your home, then you have a rare gem. Not that this gem is rare, but you need to have one to understand why it is most treasured by musicians worldwide.
Globally, the guitar creates sounds that thrill listeners. But in some locations, this musical instrument receives little or no attention when it comes to making music. In the study of music Read More