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Bits of Bands

Marching bands.

Some say they are one of the best parts of a Mardi Gras parade. I’m not sure about that. But, you know how much I like them. 276 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Synthesizers.com Q130 Clipper / Rectifier Demo

I’ve owned Q130 Clipper / Rectifier module by Synthesizers.com for some time now but somehow never managed to use it very much.  That was mostly because I didn’t quite understand exactly what it did.   170 more words


Instrument Series: Kantele

The Finnish kantele (also known as the harppu in Sami) is a stringed instrument in the zither family. It is traditionally made of a single piece of wood with five or six horse hair strings that run from wooden tuning pegs to a metal bar in wooden brackets. 156 more words

Instrument Series: Caxixi

The caxixi is a percussion instrument originating in Africa. It consists of a bell shaped wicker basket that is filled with seeds, shells, pebbles or beads and closed with a flat piece of gourd. 52 more words

DRUM LESSONS (for ages 7 and up)


We have one of the most professional drum lesson rooms in the area, with 2 full drum sets so the teacher can easily demonstrate while the student is playing.   134 more words

Musical Instruments

Instrument Series: Mbira

The Mbira (also known as the thumb piano and the sanza, or the marimbula or kalimba in the Caribbean) is a percussion instrument originating somewhere along the west coast of Africa around 3000 years ago. 117 more words

Conga Man

Don’t you wish sometimes you could just lose yourself in the music? The impact it can have on us is incredible. Did you know that music therapy is “ 61 more words