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Music Network Teach Meets Online

We’re writing to let you know that Bradford Music Education Hub is subsidising the cost of Sing Up Membership for schools (worth up to £295 plus VAT). Creative Arts Camp is a 5-day non-residential course of creative operatic exploration at the Howard Opera Centre, Leeds. Together we will explore Oscar Wilde’s story of The Selfish Giant and produce our own creative response, looking at script writing, vocals, designing, directing, and performing.

The group, who have recently been renamed ‘In Good Company’ was founded by Dublin accordion player, Paula Hanley and London fiddler, Karen Ryan. Each group performance features a representation from the 80 female musicians and singers who are committed to the project, and accompaniment by former London Lasses pianist, Pete Quinn. This evening ‘In Good Company’ will also present traditional Irish (sean nós) songs, airs and Irish ballads. The network will be open to anyone to join, and will … Read More

Can You Teach Yourself To Play Guitar? Find Out How!

Guitars are very totally different from each other in measurement, form, sound and playability. Every week we get about a dozen emails asking this query and it’s an necessary one because selecting the incorrect guitar can damage a beginner’s probabilities of studying the instrument. In the nineteenth century the guitar’s physique additionally underwent changes that resulted in elevated sonority.

Remember that a guitar’s sound is profoundly affected by how long the guitar’s strings have been on there. In a perfect world, I’d like you to learn acoustic guitar first as a result of I firmly believe it’s the most effective beginner guitar.

Today, only 4 different Stradivari guitars exist in the world and only the Sabionari is playable. At the beginning of the 19th century, the guitar was refitted to mirror the fashion of the time. In 2016, the Sabionari was restored to its unique configuration by Daniel Sinier and … Read More