Major Types of Piano

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The piano is one of the most popular instruments that is used for making music in many parts of the world. It comes in different shapes, styles, designs, sizes and shapes. With developments in the music industry, there are now many types of piano that are now available, and this means that it is a much more affordable instrument to purchase.

If you’re thinking of purchasing your own piano, some options to consider are vintage ones that can often be picked up from house clearances,¬†online music instrument stores that specialise in new and used pianos and sites such as eBay and Preloved where you can pick up piano’s cheap or even free as long as you’re prepared to doing a little work to restore them.

Below are some of the major types of piano.

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Digital piano

This is a type of a piano that is built into a cabinet with an entire 88 note keyboard, a small palette of sounds and has a metronome that is built in. There are also great recording features found in this piano. Continue reading

Simple Tips for Setting up a Band

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If you are looking forward to starting a band, this is a project that requires your time and a lot of musical skills and knowledge in order to succeed. With good preparations you can be assured that you will, come up with a band that will gain popularity just like many others you find today. This article offers you some of the tips you should follow when you are setting a band.

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Learn how to play different instruments

The first thing you need to do is to learn how to play different musical instruments. This is necessary so that at least it will not be hard for you to introduce new members into the band, because you can guide them on how to play them too. It is possible to set a band without knowing how to play the different instruments, but it might be hectic and costly because you have to depend on external trainers to train your band members.

Create a rehearsal space

After you have learnt to play some instruments, it is time now to create a rehearsal space where you will be rehearsing with your band members. The space is also important for doing the auditioning your members. If you do not have your own space, you can rent a room that is soundproof. As you create a rehearsal place you should also come up with a band name. Continue reading