Classical Guitar Magazine Fall 2019 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Lutherie and Guitar History A short history of the intricate art of crafting guitar rosettesSegovia’s 1920s Russia tour guitarAn important new book on The Spanish Guitar, 1750–1950 Features and Departments: On the cover: Xuefei Yang talks about her recent projects and her deep involvement with guitar in her native China2018 Guitar Foundation of […]

Strings Magazine September/October 2019 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Education Guide 5 Young Professional on Their Musical Journeys Practice Room Etiquette Campus Security: Keeping Your Gear Safe Features & Departments 5 Minutes with James EhnesFeature: San Francisco Symphony and MetallicaFeature: Wrecking Crew’s Israel BakerWhat’s in the Case: Hille Perl’s viola da gambaYour Instrument: Neck SettingOn My Music Stand: Hee-Young LimRep Prep: MendelssohnTech Support: […]

Drum Magazine Fall 2019 Issue Preview

**This issue will receive bonus distribution at the Hollywood Drum Show** On the Cover: Ride Or Die 10-week lesson plan on how to play different ride and hi-hat patterns with different styles. Features How To Practice (For Busy Adults)Building A Snare Drum From ScratchBring Down Da Noise: Low-volume Cymbal RoundupMike Mangini: 5 Things I’m Doing WrongThe […]

Acoustic Guitar Magazine September/October 2019 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Resonator Guitars Then and Now The resonator guitar is often considered a blues instrument, but its origins and history reveal a more complex identity. In this feature, we’ll briefly chronicle the birth of the resonator guitar, portray its early exponents and players, and describe its evolution into an established member of the acoustic […]

Ukulele Magazine Fall 2019 Issue Preview

**This issue will receive bonus distribution at Summer NAMM, Palm Strings Ukulele Festival, and Albuquerque Ukekopelli Festival** Special Focus: “The Basics” Start Playing Ukulele Now! From strumming and tuning to must-know chords, a section packed with essential information for anyone first learning the instrumentA guide to the different parts of the ukulele and members of the family […]

Strings Magazine July/August 2019 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Buyer’s Guide How to Find the Perfect Baroque Violin & Bow Guide to Finding Your Electric Instrument Level Up Your Cello Bow Features & Departments 5 Minutes with the Emerson QuartetVasen Various Artists on Vivaldi’s Four SeasonsA Look at the Competition Structure  What’s in the Case: Violist Ursula SarntheinTales of the Trade: Lisa Gass of LA Bass WorksYour […]