Teacher Turned Star

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There are many ways to share the love for music, some choose to see it as hobby, others as a full time job, but there are cases in a musician’s life where they live to practice various ways to live from music, and it’s interesting to see how someone as a teacher goes from cultivating… Read more »

Building a Violin

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Musical instruments go through different process of constructions, whether it is because of the nature of the instrument itself or the particular process of wood instruments like violins, guitars and more, in which the manufacturer does the work, this involves different types of wood and processes Violin Builder Terry Borman, a professional luthier shared his… Read more »

RetroWave: 80s in the XXI Century

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There is a lot of going back to the 80s happening since around 2010, and music has made sure to make the most of it. There has been shows such as Stranger Things, movies like Blade Runner 2049 and well known artist like The Weeknd that began using sounds from synths very 80s like. There… Read more »

Music History: Japan

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Despite all the connections and relationships between different cultures, there is still a big difference between the east and the west mostly between Western culture and Asian culture. While music is a place to share a universal language, there are many interesting differences in the way music developed since many centuries ago. According to britannica.com… Read more »

More Than Just Music Videos

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For a long time music videos have been a part of the music industry, many times as part of the whole promotional plan or to broaden the artistic value of the music. Golden Age of Music Videos Before MTV first launched in 1981, music videos where out in the world, but it wasn’t until they… Read more »

Electric Guitar Beginner’s Guide

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There is something that tends to happen with young students which is that they don’t stay within the limts of classical music which is the standard for music education, and they follow the energetic appeal of music such as rock, but there are some differences beyond just how to play this type of music and… Read more »

Making Music To Build Bridges

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These days there is a lack of real human connection, and it’s important to build bridges to overcome this. Our world should be a very connected world because of the internet and all the different ways that space has stopped being an issue. Hideo Kojima, the creator of the videogame Death Stranding says: “We’re in… Read more »

Opera Singing

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One of the toughest way to sing is to learn how to sing Opera, the strength and passion that the voice manages to have is almost unbelievable. There are specific ways to train the voice and be able to sing with such powerful sound. However one of the most important things to understand about opera… Read more »

First Steps Before Music School: Guitar

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There are many new young musicians this time of year, probably because their parents got their children a new guitar, they are filled with excitement and wish to be the best right away, if you know someone, or have children that are desperate to be profesional musicians this tips are for you. Fingers on Strings… Read more »

Virtuoso Performance and Composition

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Being a virtuoso has a lot to do with something that is near magical, sometimes some techniques and compositions come from a place that can hardly be copied, that’s why is so easy to know when someone is being replaced in a band, someone that really made it shine, and the new person filling the… Read more »