Music

The Nuts and Bolts of Counterpoint in Musical Theory
Music

The Nuts and Bolts of Counterpoint in Musical Theory

One of the most confusing concepts in music theory is called “counterpoint.” The reason why it is problematic involves how each person describes it. Composers have used this idea to represent an entire number, a singular melodic voice, and virtually everything else you have ever found in music. Its goal […]

Melody vs. Harmony
Music

Melody vs. Harmony

When you listen to any musical composition, you’ll hear two components played consistently: the melody and the harmony. Although both components often play simultaneously, they provide different structures for the composition. This guide will show you how melody and harmony are different, take you through the various themes found in […]

Disc resurfacing - What is really happening
Equipment

Disc Resurfacing: What Is Really Happening?

If you have a disc with scratches on it, the playback it provides could be affected. You’ll notice skipping and pausing in music, lag on the video, and a refusal for some machines to recognize the medium. This issue occurs because an optical disc has a laser light shined onto […]

10 Most Popular Songs For The Cello
Cello

10 Most Popular Songs for the Cello

The cello might be the world’s most delightful instrument. Not only can it carry a soulful melody, but it also provides a soothing lower harmony that adds depth to any arrangement. When you first start learning how to play the instrument, your instructor might have you play something familiar to […]

What happened over at The Gear Page
Instruments

What Happened Over at The Gear Page?

The Gear Page provides a forum, resources, and trading area for guitar enthusiasts and people who love music. There is also a shop available where you can purchase branded t-shirts that represent the community. You have the option of becoming a supporting member at The Gear Page for a small […]

Young Boy Playing and Esteban Guitar - Esteban guitars - Good or just hype
Guitars

Esteban Guitars: Good or Just Hype?

You might not recognize the name Stephen Paul. You could know the artist by his stage name, which is Esteban. The issue that people have with the guitars from Esteban involves how you can access them. They’re often sold through HSN, QVC, and other TV-based shopping networks. Is it safe […]