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Watch Tommy Emmanuel take a rare electric guitar solo as Steve Vai plays the beat

Tommy Emmanuel is widely recognized as one of the greatest acoustic guitarists on the planet. Give him a Maton, star him in the spotlight and all bets are off. His playing style, compositional sensibility and imagination took the instrument to new levels. But nowadays it is a rare thing indeed that we see it with […]

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Visiting the violin series at the music school

Dr. Ari Streisfeld A new series of violin tours will include three events throughout the 2022-2023 academic year that will bring guest violinists to SUNY Fredonia to work with students and perform at Rosch Recital Hall. The series was curated by School of Music Assistant Professor Jessica Tong. To add more interest to each event, […]

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Watch Robben Ford debut his signature PRS electric guitar in a Pro-Shot set at Koko Jazz Club in Helsinki, Finland

Blues guitar legend Robben Ford released footage from his set on August 3 at Koko Jazz Club in Helsinki, Finland, and it’s notable for a number of reasons. First of all, it’s awesome. Seeing Ford in a laid-back club environment, with no elevated stage, playing in front of a sea of ​​tables, gives an unusually […]

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Amid Labor Shortage, Gen Z Demands ‘EWA’ Wage

In the eyes of many young workers, it is simply unacceptable to wait two weeks before being paid. Companies like McDonald’s, Walmart, Target, Kroger and Dollar Tree have taken notice and are offering workers the ability to access hourly pay on demand – in a compensation method known as Earned Wage Access ( EWA) – […]

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Guild Surfliner Electric Guitar Review

In its lovely sheer white sage finish, the Guild Surfliner couldn’t look more worthy of its name if you stuff it into a woodsy back and slather it in coconut oil. Sonically, however, the Surfliner is capable of much more than the garage rock, sunshine-pop and Chantays covers that the name and silhouette might suggest […]

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What are Christmas loans? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. From vacation trips to gifts under the tree, Christmas costs can add up quickly. If you’re feeling strapped for cash, you may be considering a loan to get you through the season. […]

Violin

Houston’s viral violin virtuoso rocks the Hobby Center to kick off US tour

A global fiddle star who’s setting social media on fire with her epic covers and TV looks is kicking off a new tour where it all began: Houston. Bayou City-based performer/YouTuber/TikTok star Demola the violinist will kick off a highly anticipated US tour with a show at Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the […]

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A minimalist electric guitar built from IKEA furniture

The self-taught Belgian amateur cabinetmaker from tchiksguitarswho previously made a guitar from a beautiful Sapele wooden shelf, turned to Scandinavian furniture giant IKEA for the materials for its next musical build. Not only did he use DIY bookshelves, but also a chair, cutting board, and crib to craft a minimalist hollowbody electric guitar that features […]

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3 bad credit loans to avoid at all costs

/EIN News/ — GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Getting bad credit loans is tough, especially in an emergency. And some lenders take advantage of this fact to extort more in terms of fees and interest, associated with a lesser loan amount. Thorough research is needed to weed out loans with high APRs […]

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West Hartford Student Matches Classroom Skills and Builds a Bass Guitar – We-Ha

A Conard student went above and beyond for a self-directed project in one of his classes, making a homemade electric bass guitar. Ibrahim Koraishy with the bass he created as part of a class project at Lycée Conard. Courtesy picture By Clara Sorkin and Baylee Krulewitz Graphic Design and Photography is a course offered at […]

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‘Emily the Criminal’ plays victim violin

“Emily the Criminal” works best as a time capsule. Aubrey Plaza plays an unlucky soul struggling with college debt and a terrible mistake. His project ? Break both the law and common sense to get ahead. The film doubles as a critique of modern capitalism, suggesting that the current system is “rigged” against its own […]

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What are installment loans and how do they work?

fizkes / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder. An installment loan is a lump sum of money that you borrow and then repay at fixed intervals. Installment loans are often used to finance a major purchase, such as a house, car or boat, or to fund education, although you can […]

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Bengaluru violin prodigy set to study neuroscience

Anusha Madapura, the young violinist from Bengaluru, stands out as a prodigious talent. She recently performed a chaconne by Italian composer and violinist Tomaso Antonio Vitali, and is scheduled to perform with the South Asian Symphony Orchestra this weekend in Chennai. The 18-year-old girl has been playing the violin since the age of four. His […]

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Kramer Announces Striker High-Performance Electric Guitar Collection | Guitare.com

Kramer has announced its collection of high-performance Striker electric guitars, with three different configurations for guitarists to choose from. The Striker HSS, Striker Figured HSS Floyd Rose and Striker Figured HSS Stoptail feature a satin maple neck with a Kramer K-Speed ​​SlimTaper C profile, with an optional hard case available for purchase. The Striker HSS […]

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Best Violin Tuners – LifeSavvy

Stokkete/Shutterstock.com Unless you have perfect tone, a good violin tuner can make a huge difference in the quality of your practice and performance. Note that these tuners are not only compatible with violins, but also with guitars, ukeleles and some other stringed instruments. You just want to make sure the tuner detects all 12 pitches […]

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The Bigsby Guitars Story: The Unsung Hero of the Solidbody Electric Guitar | Guitare.com

Many people associate the name “Bigsby” with the iconic tremolo system that has been seen on nearly every popular guitar design over the years. Vibrato systems have become so popular that it’s easy to forget that Paul Bigsby made his own guitars before he started making tremolo systems. The Bigsby Electric Guitar company was founded […]

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From violin to electric guitar, the personal development journey of a Portland teenager

Gabriella Wong learned to play the violin when she was only 4 years old. At first, her curtsey sounded like cat cries, her mother said. But she persevered. Gabby, who grew up in Portland, continued practicing and eventually joined the Metropolitan Youth Symphony when she was in sixth grade. Eventually, after 13 years, she decided […]

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Payday Loans Market Size, Scope and Forecast | Key Players – Cashfloat, CashNetUSA

Allied Market Research released a report titled, “Payday Loans Market by Type (Storefront Payday Loans and Online Payday Loans), Marital Status (Married, Single, and Others), and Customer Age (Under 21, 21 -30, 31-40, 41-50 and Over 50): Global Opportunities Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030”. @ https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/request-sample/10377 The report offers an in-depth analysis of changing market […]

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Police across America warn of scammers claiming to play the violin for money

August 3, 2022, 3:53 PM | Updated: August 3, 2022, 5:21 PM Scam artists pose as violinists in America and pretend to play for money. Image: Montgomery County Police Department/Twitter Posing as buskers, the scammers mime playing the violin over pre-recorded tracks to solicit donations from unsuspecting passers-by. Police across America are issuing warnings of […]

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Why invest in a Stradivarius violin

“It was a dream come true to see it and touch it, really an incredible feeling”, remembers Robert Dumitrescu. “I was so excited the first time. I mean, it’s one thing to hear it played in a concert hall, it’s another thing to hear it directly from your own ear. Dumitrescu is enthusiastic – enthusiastic, […]

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SOUNDS OF HOPE: The Russian violin that survived the atomic bomb touches the souls of Ukrainians

The “atomic bombed violin”, which once belonged to a Russian, survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. It was restored ten years ago and its sound has since touched the hearts of many beyond borders. (The Asahi Shimbun) Editor’s Note: This is the first installment of a five-part series on the “atomic […]