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Choosing Music

Choosing Music

SHAR Guest Blogger, Kim Wren, talks about choosing the bass as a lifelong musical partner.

A Silent Violin

A Silent Violin?

Aren't violins made to be heard? Why would you want a silent violin? We explore the advantages.

The Music Pencil - Palamino Blackwing

Blackwing - The Music Pencil

Has Palamino resurrected the iconic pencil used by famous musicians and artists of the 20th Century?

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