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Best Ukulele Brands

Top 10 Best Ukulele Brands

When you think of ukuleles, do you imagine Hawaiian shirts and coconuts? If so, it might surprise you to learn that the instrument was introduced to Hawaii by Portuguese immigrants in the late 1800s. The king of Hawaii, King Kamehameha, was a big fan and that's how they caught on in the islands.
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Best Violin Strings – Top 10 Ranked

Listening to the soothing music of a violin can take you away into a whole new world. If listening can give you so much joy, playing the instrument can be a great way to soothe your soul and mind. I have often wondered how the musician’s finger can create this magical sound. Modest professionals attribute it to the high-quality strings that perfectly complement their instruments.

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Viola versus Violin – Five main differences

The violin and viola are close cousins. They are members of the same stringed instrument family. Visually, the violin and the viola bear a striking resemblance. They are both played with a bow while being held under the player’s chin.

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Best Violin Bridges

Whether you’re a seasoned violinist or are picking up a violin for the first time, it’s important to get to know your instrument well. While the thin piece of wood known as the bridge may look simple, it’s a piece your violin can’t do without.

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Best Violin Mutes

A mute is a small, inexpensive device to dampen down vibrations attached to the violin’s bridge. Even a small piece of rubber will work and help to reduce the sound’s intensity. However, the type of material and its dimensions will have a considerable impact on the timbre, or tone, of your violin.
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Top 10 Student Violin Concertos

Nobody can become a professional at anything without the right amount of practice. When we think of people who have mastered something, we think about all of the long hours, patience, and dedication involved. Playing an instrument is no different. It requires much effort.

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Best Beginner Bass Guitars

If you are looking for a bass guitar for a learner, we have produced a definitive guide to the top eight bass guitars suitable for beginners.

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