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Beat Making Equipment for Beginners
The steadily growing amount of beat making equipment for beginners on the market can easily be overwhelming. In this article we’ll discuss what kind of equipment is essential and what pitfalls to avoid when setting up your first beat making system. Keep it simple Wether you want to make beats…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jun 14, 2013  
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Dont Stink Up the Joint And Sell Garbage Beats Online!
Are there are terrible beat makers making money online? Unfortunately, yes there are… Sometimes I go to the search engines and look to see what the competition is for myself and other producers looking start beat sites. And quite honestly, there are a lot of sites that just flat out…
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Beginning Guitar Lessons Online – Free
I remember when I first started learning guitar. The guitar was almost as big as I was! You’ve probably heard discouraging things about learning an instrument as an adult but take heart; you can definitely learn to play guitar at any age. As an adult learner you have a lot…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   May 26, 2011  
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Should You Buy A Piano Or A Keyboard?
Although the piano and the keyboard appear to have the same basic features, there is a wide range of differences between the two. These differences become apparent when considering how they are constructed, used, and the type of music each one plays. History Over three hundred years ago, an Italian…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Nov 18, 2014  
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Learn to Play Pentatonic Guitar Scales
The Pentatonic Scale- Become a Great Guitar Soloist. By learning to play the pentatonic guitar scales you will quickly develop your own guitar style. It is one of the most used scales in guitar music and is simple enough to learn as it uses only 5 notes. For example the…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Apr 17, 2012  
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Learn To Play Guitar Fast And Easy
For me, learning to play guitar was a very fun experience; I remember when I was a kid and got my guitar for Christmas when I was about thirteen years old, and I just did not want to put the guitar down, I remember I used to play all afternoon…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Aug 12, 2011  
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Blues Guitar Online Lessons For Beginners
So you have taken up a keen interest on learning how to play the best Blues Guitar licks and great tunes but you are not sure where to a blues guitar beginner should get started? Don't worry, I was once in your exact situation and I have spent quite a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 25, 2012  
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Replacing Guitar Inlays is Easier Than You Think
If you are a typical guitarist, you may be able to shred on your instrument, and you probably know how to perform basic maintenance, but you might not know how to deal with some of the more complicated aspects of guitar building and customization. Sometimes you need to know how…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Nov 06, 2011  
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Good Looking Drums
Having a drum set that looks a million can really help you as a drummer. Besides having the satisfaction of a nice clean shiny kit, it is actually good for your equipment to receive some maintenance once in a while. I am going to discuss the importance of having a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Apr 18, 2011  
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Fender American Deluxe Jazz Bass Review
Some innovative designs never go out of style like the Chevy Camaro, Converse High Tops, or an old pair of blue jeans. The 2013 Fender American Deluxe Jazz Bass is no exception. With all the amazing 21st century high tech designs for bass guitar these days, the Fender Jazz still…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Aug 13, 2013  
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How to Practice the Guitar - Does Practice Really Make Perfect?
As the joke goes, “How does one get to Carnegie Hall?” the answer ”practice, practice, practice.” So, does practice really make perfect? No, not exactly. Practice does not make perfect, but perfect practice does. The answer might be better said “perfect practice, perfect practice, perfect practice”, or you could just…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 09, 2012  
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Learning To Play The Bass Guitar
Playing the bass guitar is both fun and rewarding. You can play simply or you can challenge your self and learn to play more complicated pieces. There is some planning envolved. So, you will want to take a moment to ask yourself some questions. The answers to these questions will…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 05, 2011  
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Enhance Your Communication Skills With Voice Therapy London
Your voice is what makes the first impression, right after your appearance, when you speak to someone. It is a significant part of your personality and it is desirable to have a good voice. Unfortunately, not everyone is gifted with a great voice quality. However, this should not be any…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   May 15, 2016  
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cheap acoustic guitars for beginners
If you are looking at cheap acoustic guitars for beginners then it is important to know that there are basically two types of acoustic guitars, one is a classical nylon string guitar and the other is a steel string guitar. Now many guitar players that don't play classical guitar really…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 11, 2011  
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How to Teach A Child to Sing: Effective Singing Tips for Kids
Singing is good for your child! Singing allows children to express their emotions and spend their energy in a healthy way, helps develop the same neural pathways in the brain for math and language skills, develops listening skills, gives their lungs a fairly good workout, and introduces the concepts of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 19, 2011  
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Home Recording Studio Checklist
This is my home recording studio checklist. I used to go to different studios to record my music. When I would go there would be other people there finishing there recordings or just starting. I would see that some artists don't ever come to the studio prepared. They would come…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Dec 24, 2012  
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Learn To Re - String Your Bass Guitar
Here are a few ideas that will help you put new strings on your bass guitar. Always Change The Full Set One suggestion would be to remove all of the old strings before starting to replace them with the new strings. Always replace the full set of strings at one…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jan 31, 2012  
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Why Professional Music Recording Software Doesnt Use Mp3 Files
It is hard to believe that there are sound production software programs on the market that use MP3 files as their file format for editing and recording audio. What follows are the reasons why MP3 should never be used to record, edit or mix with, what the MP3 codec is…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jul 29, 2011  
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Garageband Loops
I thought I would write an article covering Garageband loops as I recently encountered a problem trying to import outboard loops into the program. While being a brilliant free Digital Audio Workstation there are a few 'quirks' that sometimes makes normal studio tasks a little difficult. I should start by…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Apr 11, 2014  
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Audition Tips for Singers
One of the most unnerving challenges you will face as an aspiring singer is performance anxiety before an audition. Consequently, some guidance and stress relieving tips are definitely in order. Several of these will be familiar since they dovetail with information discussed in other articles. Preparation Questions about the Audition…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Apr 10, 2012  
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How Do I Tune A Guitar
As a guitarist I have often asked myself ‘How do I tune a guitar in an easy but precise way?’. There are numerous techniques we can use to tune up our guitars but its hard to know which one is the most efficient and the most accurate. In this article…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Oct 04, 2011  
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Choosing the Right Cymbal
Choosing which cymbal to buy can be a very long and confusing task. There is a wide range of cymbal companies on the market, most of whom having a vast selection of all types of cymbals. The three most popular cymbal companies, Zildjian, Paiste and Sabian are the main preferences…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Apr 17, 2011  
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Bass Guitar Scales Major Or Minor?
All of us want to learn the really cool bass licks to our favorite songs and there is nothing wrong with that but it's important to know why those notes sound so good together. Bass guitar scales are a good place to start looking for the answer to that question.…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Aug 08, 2013  
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Focus on Success And You Will Not Fail at Selling Tons Of Beats Online
Don’t allow the haters to stop you from making money from your beats online! Yeaaah, that’s right. Haters want to stop you from making money from your beats. Why? Because they are to lazy or lack the faith in their own craft so they want to convince you that you…
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How to Lose Your Inhibitions In Singing
Sometimes its not the skill but the mindset, as opposed to people who are so confident but they sound horrible it’s a surprise and an irony. That’s because you take yourself too seriously. Here are some steps to let you shine: 1. Take Baby Steps – start out small, taking…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jun 08, 2011  
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How Long Does it Take to Learn Guitar?
When people ask 'How long does it take to learn guitar?' What they often mean is 'How fast can I learn guitar?' The answer, of course, is it depends. It depends on how many days a week they are going to practice, what are they using for lessons and to…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jan 02, 2016  
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Pro and Cons To Learn The Guitar Online
A smart thing to do prior getting something is to ask people out there about it. To get guitar lessons is no different. It is good to search around to find information about guitar methods, just like you are doing right now. The guitar lessons online have a lot of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 17, 2011  
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Getting That Boom In Your Beats
You are tooling on home; your two, 15 inch, 5000 watt sub-woofers are banging the beat into the back of your head and thumping it into your chest. Then you get out and go into the house to your PC to review your latest "sick" beat. Sadly it really is…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Nov 03, 2012  
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How To Read Chords – Learning These Simple Building Blocks Will Help You To Understand Chord Basics
Learning how to read chords can be a little intimidating at first to say the least, especially since there are sooo many chords that are used within western music, and many of those chords are more complex than a simple three note triad. Let's discuss how chords are created, what…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Dec 21, 2011  
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Basic Trumpet Lesson How To Hold A Trumpet
When learning to play the trumpet the first step in basic trumpet lessons is to buy or rent a student trumpet from your local music store. You should get a B flat trumpet only. It may be in your best interest to buy a used trumpet or rent one because…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Nov 03, 2013  
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