Are You Running Low on Ideas for Writing Songs?
As songwriters, sometimes our idea tank runs low. For that reason, it’s important to have some simple go-to experimentation processes in our tool belts as a way of conjuring up some inspiration. We’ll take a look at some ideas for that in this article.Four Things Songwriters and Performers Can Do to Make a Cover Song Their Own
Performing a cover song can be an art in itself. Sometimes you really want to make a cover song special. You want to make it your own. You want to treat it as if it were something you wrote and you want to breathe a whole new life into it. We’ll look at some ways you can do that, in this article.How To Achieve A Clean Recording
The trick to getting a clean recording isn’t meant to be over complicated. However, there is a lot of time and effort that goes into creating that desired sound by using some simple techniques.The Violin – How To Set Up The Bridge
I recently had a friend call me saying that he had bought his daughter a violin, and it had arrived through the post with the bridge not set-up. He had looked on the web, but the information was a bit confused and he was still not sure how to do it. This post deals with a seemingly easy topic, but as you will agree, something that is essential for the novice violinistQualities of Best Music Composers
Music fascinates people of all ages. Every genre of music has its own beauty which cannot be surmounted by another. To be able to listen to music of any genre, one must try to learn and understand it.Restrictions on Wedding Music – Things You Have To Watch Out For
If you are busy making arrangements for your wedding music then you ought to plan things well in advance. It is very important to get things done right. You need to be absolutely sure that there will be no problems closer to the date or on the actual day. Since there are many different things being organized at the same time you need to ensure that there are no loose ends when it comes to entertainment and other important things.Loudon Wainwright Played a Hilarious Gynecologist
Little known Loudon Wainwright III played a gynecologist in the 2007 Judd Apatow hit, Knocked Up. The mega hit film starring Seth Rogen and Katherine Heigl portrayed two young adults who met one another at a dance club, went home together, had sex, and inadvertently became pregnant together. As a result, Heigl’s character, Alison Scott, a famous television interviewer, is forced to put her career on hold to deal with the consequences of a bad choice she made one night.Organ Auditions: What Are the Requirements for Church Organist Positions?
Are you preparing for an audition for the position in your local church? Before you start the preparation process, it is important you know the requirements for such audition. Knowing what to expect during the interview and audition will save you a lot of time and energy. In this article, I will share with you some of the most usual requirements for a church organist position.Songwriters – How to Make Your Choruses Pop
An important concepts in songwriting is writing contrasting sections. In other words, what you can do to make your verse sound different from your chorus and your bridge. It’s a great way to get your chorus to pop, and we’ll look at some ways to do that here.Professional Recording Packages For the Songwriter on a Budget
Challenge accepted! Setting up your own home recording package can be intimidating. I decided to take on the challenge and provide a solution for the Songwriter who wants to record at home. I even took it a step further and and kept the budget at around $500, for people with and without computers. So for a small modest budget you can be recording professional quality CD projects in no time.The Violin – Why and How to Put Rosin On Your Bow
The reason why you put rosin on to the bow of your violin is to create friction between the hairs and the strings; it is this friction which makes the sound. I was amazed the other day when I got an E-mail off someone who had been given a violin for a present and was learning how to play. He told me that there was something wrong with his bow, as it didn’t make any sound on the strings.How Music Composers Can Benefit From Music Forums
Music is considered as one of the best remedies to heal impaired souls. Such is the power of music that it compels strong hearts to melt away in the beauty of its vocals and rhythm. And more importantly, it has the power to transform lives.The Charisma of Classical Music
Classical music is one of the most cherished forms of music; however, there are not many takers on it. People who are classical music fans will always resort to finding solace in listening to their favorite tunes coming from some of the best classical music composers.African Drumming – A Brief Note on the Djembe and the Dundun Drum
African drumming has a long history, and the tradition of African drumming has spread throughout western cultures as many businesses, corporations and other groups see the team building value of playing music together. These tribal instruments still have importance throughout African culture but are also becoming more common in western societies. African culture has a deep respect for music and rhythm. They feel that rhythm is life and signifies how human relationships create the very fabric of our meaning. Cross beats create tension but different parts working together can be a great way of creating the whole. When creating rhythm, African music often relies on shakers or the double bell – an instrument made of iron and creating two different tones.A Quest for a First-Rate Online Beat Maker
The choice of beat maker software continues to grow. So how do you what’s best for you? Here’s a glance at cutting edge software that makes track building fast and easy.