What makes you think you should record?

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Often we musicians have the desire to make a recording out of thin air and we miss a million details that go into the development of an audio recording, let alone a professionally done video.  But what makes you think you should even try to reco...
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Who needs special effects when it can all be real?

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Sometimes, in our daily life, we get stuck in normal routines where basic rules are never questioned. But Art will come by sometime and challenge our perception of reality in a subtle way. Are you paying attention? Most of the time, we know the diffe...
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Did you think it was too late and pointless? Think again!

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All of us come to moments of truth where we realize that our past does not reflect who we are. Change is not an option: it becomes a responsibility because we have learned that it is time to step hard and say "this is who I am". Serene had ...
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Astor: A warm birthday wish for you from all of us musicians

Astor: A warm birthday wish for you from all of us musicians
Astor Piazzolla was a composer of incredible talent that figured out a way to navigate both worlds of Tango and Classical Music. As a Classical Pianist and composer, he was winning world-renowned competitions and had the privilege to study in France ...
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CGW is the Guitar Festival you don't want to miss

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The 2018 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Festival & Competition is right around the corner and it's time to get signed up and ready to compete. As a classical guitar player myself, entering in competition mode is fun because it helps you focus and...
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Maria Callas: Passion is the secret ingredient

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I prepare myself for rehearsals like I would for marriage. by Maria Callas Today is a special day to remember Soprano Maria Callas as the 40th anniversary of her death still casts a shadow on the hearts of every opera enthusiast in the world. Callas ...
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Tango on the other side of the word

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Listening to Anikó playing music from my country was a wonderful experience this morning. ​ The truth is that this was also a wonderful surprise. Anikó and I met via Instagran and my immediate reaction when I heard her selection to feature in the blo...
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Why should I have a professional website?

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Your web presence as a musician is important but it should complement the objectives you have for your career. A fundamental truth is that technologies can only evolve into the most extreme absolutes and we must take profit of having a site that open...
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Amazing Bach piece played by a Blooming child prodigy

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We decided to feature Olivia Chiang beacuse it is an example of how musicianship can be inspired at an early age. The important part of the message is not the awards and the success but remembering how much time and hard work we must put into buildin...
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History and Theory of music can't be explained better

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As one of the most talented and successful musicians in American history, Leonard Bernstein has earned his status in music history as a composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. He was among the first conductors born and edu...
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The Harp Twins will blow your mind right now!

The Harp Twins will blow your mind right now!
Camille and Kennerly Kitt, also known as the Harp Twins are an up and coming fantastic musical duo and today we get to peek into their lives and get to know them. They wrote an original song called "North" which you can view here. Camille and Kennerl...
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Roland Dyens dies at 61

Roland Dyens dies at 61
Today, the world of classical guitar woes for the loss of one of its major figures. unexpectedly, french guitarist and composer Roland Dyens died at the age of 61. He was  well known for his improvisational skills, which is a rarity in classical...
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Violinist Marta Bratkovic Named 2016 Artist-in-Residence at The Online Music Guild

The Online Music Guild has named upcoming international violinist Marta Bratkovic as its artist-in-residence for 2016. As for this residency, Marta Bratkovic has been hired to perform concerts in a number of cities in the United States. Last year's i...
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