Yamaha’s Venova has a durable, compact body with an authentic sound. It’s the perfect option to take your music on the go!
In simplest terms, the harp is a plucked string instrument where the plane of the strings is perpendicular to the soundboard.
In this video, three musicians – Kenta Fukui (Sax), Kei Suzuki (Sax), and Naoyuki Takano (Clarinet) – take a spin on Yamaha’s latest wind instrument in a Venova jam session.
Lung disease sufferers may want to talk to their doctors about music making. Harmonicas are helping patients with lung conditions in hospitals.
This ukulele series was created for students who want to teach themselves, or to be used with a teacher in either group or private lessons. Play Ukulele Today! covers the basics and more, including picking, fingerpicking, strumming patterns, playing tips and techniques, how to read notation and tablature, plus more than 90 great songs and examples.
The banjo has evolved from its African roots, first as a minstrel instrument, and later as a jazz, bluegrass, and folk staple. At the American Banjo Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, you can see more than 300 banjos – the largest public display in the world. The interactive timeline below includes just a few. […]
“Russian folk music has rich melodies and harmonies,” explains Russian immigrant Sergei Teleshev who first came to the US to share his culture in 1996 when his group, Trio Veronezh, was invited to perform at the Oregon Bach Festival in Eugene, Oregon. The trio relocated permanently to the US in 2000 and spends most of the year touring and teaching audiences about Russian folk music traditions.