Music

Playing the Cello Can Be For You

I dropped music from my life for 47 years, while I taught English and raised my family. Although I missed music intensely, I said, like many other people, that I had no time for music making. What I really meant was, "I don't have time to practice enough. I can't play as beautifully as I would like to. So I am quitting this field totally." Only in my 60's, after I retired from my job as a teacher of English, did I go back to studying and playing the cello. Hearing that I've gone back to playing music, people often say, "Oh, I love the sound of a cello! I wish I could do that. But I KNOW I can't." Music is absent from their lives. Listening to their sad voices, I feel very sorry for them and very frustrated. Why are people so afraid of trying to play music? So sure that they c...

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What Are The Main Tips To Consider When Selecting A Violin?

You may have decided to learn how to play the violin as a hobby, or you may want your child to take violin lessons to improve his cognitive development. Either way, before you start your violin lessons, you will need to buy your first best violin brand. Whether you live in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia or Philippines, you will benefit from the advice here. Before you look at violins for sale, you will benefit from this article. Here, I will cover the important tips in selecting a violin. You will need to ask yourself these questions: 1. How motivated are you in wanting to learn to play the violin? If you have been yearning to start violin lessons for many years, and due to some reason or other did not have the opportunity to do so, then your motivation level to learn to play the mu...

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Violin Care – How to Care For Your Violin and Keep It in Top Shape

A violin is not an inexpensive purchase, therefore it makes sense that you should find out the best way to properly care for your violin. Regardless of the price, you will want to ensure you provide the beast care for your violin so that you can be sure that it will bring you years of enjoyment. A violin is actually a fragile instrument that is made up of various woods which are in a constant state of change due to humidity and temperature. There is certainly a lot pressure exerted by the violin strings themselves. By nature the instrument provides sound by way of vibration, with vibration and movement the character of the instrument will change over time. With this movement, it is inevitable that the instrument will need repair and attention over time. It is important that you know how...

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