Strings Magazine September 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Sarah Watkins Special Focus: 2015 Education Guide to Colleges, Conservatories, and Community Music Schools Mannes College Retools for the 21st Century String Student Gwen Krosnick on How to Get the Most out of a Master Class Dover Quartet Career Path to Residency Features and Departments Tuning into the Watkins family hour. Can …

Classical Guitar Magazine Fall 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Roland Dyens Special Focus: Teaching & Learning Learning and Teaching Guitar Online Preparing for Sight-Exams Guitar Education Grading System Explained Features and Departments Inside the Harris guitar collection. Interview with Bradley Colton. A profile on Ben Woods. A profile on Norwegian guitarist Christina Sandsengen. Guitar Review: the Merida Trajan T-25. Key Dates …

Acoustic Guitar Magazine September 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Warren Haynes: Southern Rock God Unplugged Special Focus: Guitars in the Classroom Guitars for Social Change: The Ferguson Connection Bluegrass U: A Survey of Degree-Granting Bluegrass Programs How to Find a Community Music School Guitar Program Features and Departments J.D. Souther: Eagles songwriter is flying solo. The Tree: how a single Honduran …

Ukulele Magazine Fall 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover Taimane Gardner: Hawaiian prodigy expands uke horizons. Focus: Hawaii and the Roots of Ukulele The Four K’s: An overview of the major Hawaiian uke builders. Five up-and-coming Hawaiian ukers. Five classic Hawaiian albums. Features and Departments Mario Maccaferri: Maker of popular plastic Islander ukes from the 1950s. Photo Essay: The West Coast …

Strings Magazine August 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover The New Scheherazade: Leila Josefowicz premieres John Adams’ latest violin concerto Focus: Teaching & Learning The New York Philharmonic, the Shanghai Symphony, and the Shanghai Orchestra Academy team up on unique educational program Anthony Arnone: Tony’s Top Ten Practice Tips for String Players Jazz bassist Christian McBride’s music camp Features and Departments …

Acoustic Guitar Magazine August 2015 Issue Preview

On the Cover The Search for Robert Johnson’s Guitar—Yeah, That Guitar! Focus: Build Your Own Guitar How to Buy and Build a Guitar Kit Features and Departments Heart Song: Heir to a guitar-making dynasty, luthier Manuel Delgado adds kindness and care to his instruments. The Quest for Tone: how to pick the right pick. Makers …