Opera Singers Don’t Mime
It was shocking to read last week’s article in the Times about how musicians performing at the Olympic Games in London will mime at the opening and closing ceremonies. The Musicians’ Union were unequivocal in their response expressing how they found it shameful that artists such as Coldplay and the Rolling Stones (among many artists rumoured to perform) will be playing and singing to pre-recorded vocal and instrumental studio tracks. Ironically, the name of the Olympic closing ceremony given by its creative director Kim Gavin is A Symphony of British Music. Surely it should be live!Playing The Beethoven Piano Sonatas
Described as “the New Testament of piano music”, Beethoven’s 32 Piano Sonatas are considered to be amongst the finest and most important music written for the instrument. What is it that makes them so special?Is It Really Necessary To Take Guitar Lessons?
Many people who decide that they want to play guitar, are often confused about the best way to proceed. In this article we will examine the pros and cons of taking guitar lessons or using some other forms of learning.Recovery Music Vs Recovering Music
Music is something everybody can enjoy listening to. These days, with so many different genres of music there is something for everyone to enjoy. It is a form of stress-reliever, which is why more and more people are getting hooked on ‘recovery music’.How and Why A DJ Can Meet Your Entertainment Needs
Choosing from all of the various kinds of entertainment that you could potentially have to entertain those closest to you, can be a challenging task. The difficulty of this task is compounded when you consider entertaining a large group of people at an event. It’s your job as a host to set up the entertainment for your guests and many hosts spend a considerable amount of time entertaining them personally, but it doesn’t have to be this way.Guitar Hero
Derek Bailey was arguably one of the few musicians to do something new with the guitar. A unique voice in modern improvised music, his work still has the power to surprise.Drum Soloing To Highlight The Drummer In You
Drum soloing is a highlight that every drummer wants to have once in a while. A solo entails being able to let his audience get to know his very expertise in paying the drums.Drum Rudiments To Create Music With Drums
Playing the drums does not only require you to have a drums set and a pair of drums sticks to be able to create music, you also need to learn the drum rudiments that will enable you to create music via certain patterns of drumming.Drum Lessons For The Drummer In You
Do you wish to bring out the drummer in you who so wishes to make music on his own? Do you want to be able to correctly tap your drums in sync with the music that keeps playing in your head again and again?Beginner Drum Lessons To Bring Out That Drummer In You
Have you ever thought of a way to bring out that drummer in you who cannot stop tapping his feet in tune with the music? Have you ever wondered how it is to actually get hold of a pair of drum sticks and play along with the music?Earn BIG Money In Your Music Career By Avoiding These Common Mistakes
Fact is, most musicians do NOT know how to earn good money in the music business. As a result, they end up working outside of the music industry in a job that they aren’t satisfied with. In this article I will help you to avoid the pitfalls that prevent most musicians from making a living with music, so that you can realize your potential with music.DubTurbo, BTV SOLO, Or Free? Is DubTurbo or BTV SOLO Better, Or Should I Go For A Freebie?
Which should I chose? DubTurbo, BTV SOLO, Or Ordrummer? It really depends on what you want to accomplish with your beat making…How To Become A Better Drummer?
Want to become a crazy drummer? To keep up with the true drumming spirits, remember to have fun no matter what you are playing. This means even if you are practicing boring rudiments, try and find a way to make it fun. If you are not having fun when you are playing, then you will not learn nearly as much. Play what you want to play, and practice what you want to practice! You will soon become a better drummer!What Makes American Idol A Mega Hit – Contestants Or You (Audience)?
A hot topic for almost every American from the past decade – The American Idol show that continues to churn out singing sensations. The journey from the first debut on June, 11, 2002, till the season 11 gave people an entertainment phenomenon, this talent show has become the reason for discussion in every set-up may it be office, construction sites, friends meet or a bedroom.The Best Acoustic Guitars for Under $500!
Whether playing for self-enjoyment or in preparation of a career as a professional guitarist, it is always best to start with an affordable instrument. Many people think guitars are expensive but in truth, an individual could choose from several of the best acoustic guitars for under $500.