Monthly Archives: September 2015

An Affordable Chromatic Tuner: Snark SN 2 All Instrument Clip-on Chromatic Tuner

A chromatic tuner is a must for all instrumentalists regardless of their skill level. Today I would like to share my favorite tuner, the Snark SN 2 All Instrument Clip-On Chromatic Tuner. However, if you are new to the world of musical instruments you may be asking:

What the heck is a chromatic tuner and why is it important?

Well don’t sweat, I will provide all the information you need! The tuner is an instrumentalists best friend. By the end of this post you will know what a tuner is, why musicians need it, my favorite tuner and why, and finally where you can find my top pick for a super affordable price.

What Is A Tuner?

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Buying A Used Musical Instrument – Easing Those Thoughts Of Uncertainty!

Does the idea of buying a used musical instrument make you cringe? Perhaps you are not accustom to purchasing used items. Most of us prefer to buy brand new but in the world of musical instruments this is not always possible. Musical instruments can come with some hefty price tags. I have been a musician for over 15 years and can honestly say that I have purchased more used instruments then new. It is not like shopping at the nearest thrift store or yard sale.

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How To Buy A Musical Instrument: A Beginners Guide

If you have found yourself in a situation where you have to a buy a musical instrument then you are in the right place! Today’s post will cover various points regarding how to buy a musical instrument. 

You may be thinking that everyone knows how to buy something. Its pretty simple right?

Well actually it’s not. As consumers we ask ourselves questions each and every time we buy something. For example, I spent over ten minutes looking at toilet paper the other day, just trying to decide which deal was the best. During those ten minutes I compared prices, how many sheets each roll had, how many rolls in each package, etc. But we are not buying toilet paper so lets get back to the purchase in question.

Purchasing a musical instrument is no different! 

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Where To Buy Musical Instruments – Covering All Your Bases!

Buying a new musical instrument can be an exciting and overwhelming experience. The first thing you should know is where to buy musical instruments.  There is a huge selection of musical instrument on the market today, ranging from high quality to mass produced low quality instruments. When purchasing your first instrument it is important to know what you are looking for and where you are going to find it. Quite often many retailers sell the same instruments but with a considerable price difference. Knowing the places to go will help you find the instrument that suits your needs and meets the budget you have set.

Remember a musical instrument  is a significant purchase and should not be taken lightly.

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The Best Guitar Accessories For The Guitarist In Your Life!

Every musician loves to get new accessories to go with their instrument and guitarists are no different. The best guitar accessories are actually relatively inexpensive. They are fabulous gifts that will make any guitar player happy and many of them are great stocking stuffers too, if you have Christmas in mind.

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