Perfect Piano: How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall?

Perfect Piano: How Do You Get To Carnegie Hall?

It’s a sad fact of musicians’ lives that pianos are huge. And I’m not just talking about the grand variation. Even if you want to lug a keyboard around with you, it’s still a Herculean task to take it anywhere further than half a mile. Plus, you need a stand, ‘cos you can’t play the thing on the ground. Guitars, no hassle, throw ‘em over your back. Saxophone, no problem, don’t even bother with a…

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Walk Band: A Pocketsized Band At Your Beck And Call

Walk Band: A Pocketsized Band At Your Beck And Call

Composing and recording music used to involve huge amounts of effort. Not mental composing and recording of course, that just takes a thorough, masterful knowledge of music theory and application (is there much to learn?) but the actual physical task of composing and recording used to involve countless wires and huge, cavernous midi boxes full of precious digital storage. In our modern world, as with many other previously painstaking procedures, clever folks are working on…

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