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craigslist musicians funniest ads

You can always count on Craigslist for some highly questionable listings but we all know the free online classifieds site has a reputation for publishing some...
the brooklin duo downtown abbey

The Brooklyn Duo are a piano and cello collaboration founded in 2014. But already within the first year of their existence, they’ve made quite...
SERGEI KVITKO Ysaye violin sonata

It is self-evident that Eugéne Ysaÿe (1858-1931) wrote his own Violin Sonata No. 3, but he might not have considered himself its only author;...
dance of the little swans takane japan

'Pas de quatre' is a French term referring to a dance in ballet among four people, literally translating as "step for four." One of...
Former cellist Julian Llloyd Webber believes that contemporary music can no longer be described as classical

Former cellist Julian Lloyd Webber, who was forced to retire from performing last year after suffering a neck injury, commented last week that there...
Bösendorfer Model 290 Imperial

Bösendorfer is the name of a company in Vienna, Austria, that has been manufacturing pianos since the early 19th century. Each piano is carefully...
orchestra rehearsal sketch

It's not easy being a conductor during practice, or so this humorous sketch would have us believe. A great way to get you or your...
Taylor Davis Violin

When Taylor Davis was eight years old, she was sitting in an all-school Christmas assembly and saw a young girl take the stage with...
things you need to know before becoming a musician

Making a career choice can be tough, and it’s no different for musicians. While some will be lucky enough to have been identified as...