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5 Essentials of Music Career Success
Want to build a sustainable career in the music industry? Here are a few tips on how to get started.
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How the Silence Makes the Music
A brief, incomplete, very quiet guide to the history of music’s negative spaces.
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7 great places to see music instruments being made
From Steinway pianos in Queens to Kamaka ukuleles in Honolulu, get to the source of these iconic musicmakers.
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This website will turn any picture into a song
Pixelsynth is a web-based instrument that can turn a picture of your French Bulldog into a Drake song.
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7 of the best alternative ways to experience classical music
The classical music industry feels as vibrant and exciting as ever – and to embrace the buzz, people are staging concerts in all kinds of weird and wonderful places…
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The easy guide to music theory: learn to play keyboard solos using the pentatonic scale
You could be an African tribesman or a New York stockbroker, a virtuoso musician or a tone-deaf layperson; yet whichever part of the planet you’re from, and regardless of your musical background, there’s a recurring scale that appears in so
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Phase transitions: The math behind the music
Next time you listen to a favorite tune or wonder at the beauty of a natural sound, you might also end up pondering the math behind the music.
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Curious About Classical Music? Here’s Where to Start
Our critic helps intimidated newcomers learn what to listen to, where to hear it and how to find more of what you like.
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