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Learn to read sheet music on drums
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How to read drum notation

Percussionists have their own sheet music - it is particularly important when learning drums in a music school. But also for drummers who play in many different ...
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The best karaoke microphones for children
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The best karaoke microphones for kids

With their own microphone, your child can discover the fascinating world of language. They can sing along to the most beautiful nursery rhymes as well as the latest hits, and ...
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Best electric guitars: A detailed comparison
Instruments

The 13 best electric guitars in 2024

Choosing an electric guitar can be difficult with so many models available on the market. In this article, I compare the best models of ...
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Best Dynamic Microphones in 2022
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Dynamic microphones: Explanation, how they work, and the 11 best models

Dynamic microphones are often used live and in the studio for loud instruments. They are generally cheaper than condenser microphones and pick up less ambient noise. ...
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The 5 best rap microphones
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The 8 best microphones for rappers in 2024

If you're recording your bars for the whole world to hear, you'll need a proper microphone to record your rap vocals. So you're probably on the ...
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Best vocal microphones in 2023
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The best vocal microphones for singers in 2024

Choosing a vocal microphone is not easy, as every singer and every recording room has different requirements. In this article you will find detailed ...
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The best audio interfaces
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The 10 best audio interfaces in 2024 (USB & Thunderbolt)

Thanks to modern audio interfaces, it is now easier than ever to record high-quality audio material. Just a few decades ago, you had to go to a professional studio to ...
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20 The Best Free VST Plugins
Music Production

The 29 Best Free VST Plugins in 2024

There are a lot of good free VST plugins out there these days - and a lot of bad ones too. The good news is that you have nothing to lose by ...
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Best MIDI Keyboard Controller 2023
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The 9 best MIDI keyboards in 2024

Are you looking for your next MIDI keyboard? In this post, I compare my 9 favourites and explain everything you need to know when ...
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Condenser microphones in the studio
Gear

What is a condenser microphone? Explanation, uses, advantages and disadvantages

Condenser microphones are probably the most popular studio microphones for recording, and for good reason. Compared to dynamic microphones, they sound very balanced and rich in detail. In ...
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A vintage tube microphone in the studio
Gear

Tube microphones: history, legendary models and buying advice

Hardly any other type of microphone is as popular for vocal recordings in the studio as the tube microphone - after all, they are regularly used by major artists in ...
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The best drum sets and e-drums for kids
Instruments

The 11 best drum sets and e-drums for kids

If a child wants to learn to play the drums, nothing should stand in the way, even at a young age - after all, there are many drums that are specially ...
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A concert balalaika
Instruments

Balalaika: History, Variations and Use

As probably the best-known Russian instrument, the balalaika has become a symbol of the musical creativity of Russian folk music. Today we go back to the roots of the ...
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vocalchain
Music Production

How to create the perfect vocal chain (+ 3 examples from well-known artists)

Well-known producers are often asked about their vocal chains - this topic seems to fascinate many. No wonder, because without perfectly mixed vocals, a ...
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The tempo in music
Music Theory

The musical tempo - all about BPMs and tempo indications

Along with time and beat, tempo is one of the most important rhythmic concepts in music. Here you will find all the music theory basics about tempo.
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Instructions for setting up a drum kit
Instruments

How to setup your drum set: beginner's guide (with photos)

Finding the perfect setup for your drums is a never-ending process that constantly changes depending on the equipment, requirements, room and performance. Here ...
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The best free DAWs
Music Production

The 10 best free DAWs

If you're just starting out with music production, you probably don't want to spend several hundred euros on a DAW right away. That's why we've put together the ...
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Thomann Cyber Week - the best offers for studio, recording, instruments and software
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Thomann Cyberweek: Save up to 60% on music equipment

One week before the actual Black Friday, Europe's largest music retailer Thomann is launching Cyberweek. This week there are great offers in all categories and ...
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