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A guitalele is a guitar-ukulele hybrid, that is, “a 1/4 size” guitar, a cross between a classical guitar and a tenor ukulele. The guitalele combines the portability of a ukulele, due to its small size, with the six single strings and resultant chord possibilities of a classical guitar. 100 more words


Share a Song

We have an interesting project going on in our city. Pianos have been placed outside and anyone can sit and play to their hearts content. This young lady played beautifully and also she had a voice to match. 16 more words

Nancy Arsenault

Driftwood Branch Flute

A piece of driftwood from Port Bruce in Ontario has been transformed into a lovely branch flute. I collected the driftwood several weeks ago and started creating the branch flute one Sunday afternoon. 394 more words

Musical Instruments


The beat of the drums. The shaking of maracas. And our son running around a room wanting to play with a hula hoop on the wall. 1,170 more words


Things to Consider While Buying a Used Accordion

A used accordion can be quite a complex instrument and if you are planning to buy one, there are certain features of it which you will have to consider and examine properly. 381 more words


47. The Pipes are Calling

A second installment from the New Instruments for Musical Expression (NIME) conference in Baton Rouge …

Compared to a traditional acoustic guitar such as Carolan, NIMEs are an unusual bunch, mixing physical controllers, with sensors, actuators and software to create highly innovative instruments. 774 more words