Musical Instruments

The Amazing - And Unexpected - Ways Music Speaks To All Of Us

Phillip Othen | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

It’s almost impossible to imagine two leaders on opposite sides of the Middle East conflict rising to give an ovation at the same event, clapping wi...

Blindfolded Test Asks People To Choose Between A New Violin And A Priceless Stradivarius

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Tech

Stradivarius violins are considered not just some of the finest violins ever made but some of the best musical instruments ever to grace this Earth. T...

What Can A Baby Possibly Gain From Musical Instruments?

Joss Astle | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Parents
Joss Astle

And a handy little tip when all else fails in calming a fraught baby? Well, why not prise that lid off and give it a go. You never know when the sudden sound of an instrument from the noisy box might be the change in atmosphere that you both need. But perhaps stick to the gentler sounds of the handbells or flexatones; "Fun" Auntie's full-size cymbals might be a step too far!

How To Teach Your Child Musicality

Joss Astle | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Parents
Joss Astle

How can we harness the power in music, to help us on our parenting journey? How can we best use music to bond with our children, to share joyful moments, to play and to comfort? How can we teach musicality?

Put Salt On A Speaker And This Happens

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Tech

This video by YouTube user and musician Brasspup shows us one of life's little moments where science and art can become one and the same. The Chlad...

Welcome Back, Rare Warm Fuzzy Feeling

Robert Bradley | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Robert Bradley

I used to find it extremely difficult to watch live bands perform on stage. It wasn't because I didn't enjoy the music, far from it in fact; I'd watch...

Mobile Phone That's Also A Guitar Patented, For Some Reason

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Tech

Samsung has been granted a patent on a mobile phone which can also function as a guitar. The strange idea would let users mix their own notes, tune...

Concerns Raised For Music Education

PA | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK

Many young children are missing out on decent music education because teachers often have little experience or training in the subject, research sugge...