Taraf De Haïdouks, Romanian Gypsy band, plays Rustem, Si Suite. Just when you think it can't get any faster and more exciting, it does!

Taraf

Titanium by David Guetta, a recent poll winner is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument

Titanium

The obvious headline for this: All About That Bass. Alternate headline: How many forests had to be cut down for this orchestra?!? This is from a 2011 Korean

Bass Orch

Shake It off by Taylor Swift, a recent poll winner is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument

Shake

How Much Rosin is Enough? The amount of rosin applied to the bow and how often you apply it can drastically affect the sound produced when you play. The

Rosin

Cool Videos

Bass Orch

Orchestra of 90 Basses

The obvious headline for this: All About That Bass. Alternate headline: How many forests had to be cut down for this orchestra?!? This is from a 2011 Korean Kontrabass Association concert. They perform three movements from the Peer Gynt Suite by Edvard Grieg, featuring the famous “Hall of the Mountain King.” Bonus points to whomever […]

Taraf

High Energy Romanian Gypsy Music

Taraf De Haïdouks, Romanian Gypsy band, plays Rustem, Si Suite. Just when you think it can’t get any faster and more exciting, it does!

Cymatics

Want to SEE music?

Here’s an incredible video that demonstrates different ways that we can see sound waves as they move through materials.

Grappelli

“Grandfather of jazz violinists,” Stephane Grappelli

Stephane Grappelli plays two tunes by Gershwin, Someone to Watch Over Me and I’ve Got Rhythm.

Thoughts on Playing & Practicing

Rosin

How Much Rosin Should I Use?

How Much Rosin is Enough? The amount of rosin applied to the bow and how often you apply it can drastically affect the sound produced when you play. The purpose of the rosin is to help the hairs on the bow grab the string as it is drawn across, and to cause the string to […]

Titanium

How to Play Titanium by David Guetta

Titanium by David Guetta, a recent poll winner is now ready on the interactive player. Click the link for your instrument below. Violin Viola Cello Bass Other recent additions to the interactive player: (To find them, click on your instrument at the top of the page, then find it in the dropdown menu, or do […]