Flute Buyers Guide | The Vault @ Music and Arts
Flute Buying Guide

Flute Buying Guide The flute is one of the most recognizable instruments in the world, not to mention having an incredibly long history. With all that time, and the changes and improvements…

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Artist Interview: Casey Cooper

Artist Interview: Casey Cooper Casey is the first artist signed to Pearl’s artist roster based on his internet success along with his playing ability. Casey has over 674,000 followers to his Youtube…

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Artist Interview: Jason Hartless

Artist Interview: Jason Hartless (Motely Crue, God Smack, Seether, Rev Theory) By the age of 14, Jason had already toured or performed with the likes of Motely Crue, God Smack, Seether and Rev…

Will Hunt Pearl Artist Interview
Artist Interview: Will Hunt

Artist Interview: Will Hunt (Black Label Society, Evanescence, Dark New Day) Born in Gainesville, Florida, Will cut his teeth touring through the south; an experience that launched a career with some of…

Mike Reid Pearl Artist Interview
Artist Interview: Mike Reid

Artist Interview: Mike Reid (Justin Timberlake, Rihanna) Mike is a native of Baltimore, MD where he began playing drums in church at a very early age and he began his professional career…

Derek Wolfford
Artist Interview: Derek Wolfford

Artist Interview: Derek Wolfford (Marketing Manager of Integrated Media, Pearl) Derek Wolfford has been professionally involved in the performance and business side of drumming. Over the last 19 years, he has also…

Pat Saunders
Artist Interview: Pat Saunders

Artist Interview: Pat Saunders (Sales Rep, Pearl) Pat Saunders is a Pearl Sales Representative who calls on drum shops in the central part of the country. Pat lives in Nashville and is a…

Artist Interview: Shawn Lafrenz

Artist Interview: Shawn Lafrenz (Senior Marketing Manager, B&O, Pearl) Shawn Lafrenz is the Senior Marketing Manager in charge of B&O products for Pearl/Adams. As a concert percussionist Shawn has performed with many orchestras…

Transcribing songs for guitar students
Transcribing Songs for Guitar Students

Transcribing Songs for Guitar Students By Shinta Umezawa I would like to share with you what’s going through my head when I’m transcribing chord progressions for my guitar students in their lessons. …

Starting A Classroom Guitar Program | The Vault at Music & Arts
Starting A Classroom Guitar Program

So You Want to Start a Classroom Guitar Program Are you considering bringing more musical education to your school? Are you looking for the most practical, cost-effective, fun and inclusive way to…

Drum Kit Buyers Guide
Drum Kit Buyers Guide

The Right Drums, Cymbals and Hardware for Your Kit As the old saying goes, a band is only as good as its drummer. Sure, they might not always be out front and…

Keyboard Buyers Guide

The Key Points of Keyboards Keyboards come in many shapes and sizes, with lots of different features and options… so when you’re buying for the first time, it can be a real…