Common Repairs for the Saxophone
Common Repairs for the Saxophone

Not only can saxophone repairs be costly, but some issues can take some time to fix–cutting away from valuable practice time that’s crucial to your progress and success. As with any instrument,…

9 Apps for Musicians
Is It Time for an Instrument Upgrade?

If your child’s music studies concentrate on playing one specific instrument, such as the guitar or piano, the maintenance and costs associated with that instrument will make up the bulk of your…

Everything You Need to Know About Drum Sticks & Mallets
Tips for Playing Percussion

One of the most rewarding aspects of being a percussionist is that you can develop a core set of techniques and apply your skillset to a wide array of different instruments. Unlike…

Tips for Giving the Perfect Vocal Audition
Tips for Giving the Perfect Vocal Audition

Whether you’re auditioning for a highly coveted spot in your college’s choir or trying out for a televised singing competition, giving the perfect vocal audition can be a nerve wracking experience–even for…

Cane vs. Synthetic Reeds: Pros and Cons

Whether you’re purchasing a new box of reeds for your saxophone or clarinet, you’re faced with the same dilemma: should you purchase cane or synthetic reeds? You’ve probably heard good things about…

Music & Arts’ Interview with Lucky Chops

Armed with the belief that positive music can change the world, Lucky Chops is on a mission to bring life back into the music industry. Throughout their career, they’ve headlined at several international…

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