Piano Buying Guide

Having a piano in the house is the ultimate symbol of class and sophistication, not to mention, it fills the home with music and really brings people together. Of course, buying a…

Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Digital Piano Buying Guide

Whether you’re a cost-conscious parent or don’t have the space for a grand piano, sometimes a digital piano just makes more sense. Far cheaper than an acoustic piano and much lighter, too,…

Get to Know Some Lesser-Known Grammy Nominees

On Sunday, February 10, the Staples Center will host the 61st annual Grammy Awards. From Ariana Grande and Beck to Post Malone and Lady Gaga, the world is never surprised by the…

The Best New Year's Resolutions for Musicians
The Best New Year’s Resolutions for Musicians

The New Year traditionally provides an opportunity to reflect on the past, and resolve to make changes for a better future. Every year, people make New Year’s resolutions which typically consist of…

Our Favorite One-Hit Wonders From the ’80s

From the moonwalk to the Walkman, the ’80s were an awesome time for music. With disco going underground and mutating into new genres, the charts were ruled by new wave, rap, R&B,…

A Final Goodbye to the Musicians We Lost in 2018

An unrivaled soul legend. A postpunk pioneer. An up-and-coming rapper who defied boundaries. Music lost these stars and more in 2018. Spanning genres and generations, here are eight musicians that changed playlists…

Welcome to the Vault @ Music & Arts

Welcome to The Vault, your go-to source for everything you need to take your skills to the next level. Whether you’re a parent who needs to purchase an instrument for their child, a student who needs advice on how to keep their instrument in tip-top shape, or an educator seeking premium music education resources, we’re here to help you every step of the way.

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