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Transpose Music – How to Transpose Music

Transposing Music
Transposing (or transposition) means changing the key of a piece of music. This can apply to a scale, phrase, short melody or an entire song. The ability to transpose music is an essential

Music Space Episode 10: Guitar Pedals with Thomas Hofmeyer

LearnToPlayMusic.com presents episode 10 of the Music Space webcast – the live Google Hangouts show. Join host, Gary Isaacs, as he tours the big, wide inspiring world of music. This episode’s special guest was Adelaide-based

Guitar Capo Tips – How to Use a Capo

What is a Guitar Capo
Capo is short for capotasto, which means “head of fretboard” in Italian. A guitar capo is a clamp used on the neck of the guitar to shorten the playable length of the open strings

Music Space Episode 9 – Hybrid Picking with John Delany

LearnToPlayMusic.com presents Episode 9 of the Music Space webcast – the live Google Hangouts show. Our hosts Gary Isaacs and Sarah Petrusma, had special guest guitarist, John Delany on the show. We discussed the art of

Saxophone Notes – Free Sax Tutorial for Beginners

Playing Your First Saxophone Notes
One of the most important aspects learned in your first saxophone lessons is the ability to produce a strong, even tone. This largely depends on the position of the mouth and lips,

Music Space Episode 8 – Guitar Modes and Improvisation with Rob Pippan

LearnToPlayMusic.com presents Episode 8 of the Music Space webcast – the live Google+ Hangouts show. In today’s episode our special guest, Adelaide-based lead guitarist & music director, Rob Pippan, demonstrated some great lead guitar improvisation tips using guitar modes.