Month: January 2015

Pickmaster Plectrum Cutter

Pickmaster Plectrum Cutter

In our search for cool musical gadgets and gizmos, we’ve come across this – the Pickmaster Plectrum Cutter. It’s used just like a hole-punch, but instead of punching holes out of paper, it punches your own custom guitar picks out of old cards and plastic! […]

Groucho the Singing Parrot!

Groucho the Singing Parrot!

So, we’ve all heard birds chirp and parrots talk, but have you ever heard a parrot sing in English? We’ve found a very talented parrot who has learned to do just that. Have a watch of this video to hear this bird’s wonderful warbling!   […]

5 Fun Ways to Expose Kids to Live Performance

5 Fun Ways to Expose Kids to Live Performance

With late night jazz gigs, long sit-down classical concerts and crowded pop gigs, it’s easy to see live music as something aimed solely at adults and teenagers – if this is the case, how do we encourage our children to be enthusiastic about live music? […]