Musical instruments come in different shapes, types and are made of different materials; woodwind instruments are not the most popular among musical instruments but they are quite distinct in how they sound or look. They are however, easily available cheap to make and very specific to various cultures, some dating as far back as a couple of centuries B.C. These are some of the six most popular kinds of wind instruments that you should know about.
One of the oldest wind instruments and that is very …Continue Reading
String instruments or chordophones are musical band instruments or played individually that produce sound by being plucked, strummed or struck, they can be played with or without a bow.read my latest blog post at http://www.silverspiritband.org/different-kinds-of-wind-instruments/
They are quite common, historical and come from various cultures; they are quite popular and come in various shapes and forms. They can have as little as one string, while some have many. Most range around four and five and can be played with or without additional objects. Here are seven of …Continue Reading
The violin is part of the bowed string family, which is a subfamily of the larger family of stringed musical instruments. Records suggest that the violin was in use as early as 1556 but it is possible that it existed before then. While the world has many bowed instruments, the violin is one of the most popular instruments known to all and as such, has seen a lot of development in terms of theory and application.There are more helpful information at this article.
The violin continues …Continue Reading
Modern steel-stringed acoustic guitars that we’re all familiar with have been manufactured in their present form since the 1840s. They are made from a wide variety of different timbers, each combination producing a unique sounding instrument. They can have a flat or arched top and some manufacturers use a molded and shaped back.
They have a reinforced neck, solidly attached to the guitar body with a dovetail joint and often incorporate an adjustable torsion bar. Internal cross-bracing was also developed around the same time by German-American …Continue Reading