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How to pursue a career in music

The music industry is highly competitive and can be one of the most difficult to break into. Many artists believe they do not have what it takes and quickly give up. And the last two years have been e...

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Why is World Piano Day celebrated on 88th day of the year?

As all pianists know, there are 88 keys on a standard piano. Founders of World Piano Day saw this as a great opportunity to throw in a bit of symbolism. The 88 keys represent the date when World Piano...

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Celebrating the 77th Birthday of Reggae Pioneer Bob Marley

Sunday 6th February would be the 77th birthday of the legendary reggae artist Bob Marley. Born in Nine Mile, Jamaica, Robert Nesta Marley and his backing band The Wailers fused Ska and Rocksteady styl...

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5 ways that music can help on ‘the most depressing day of the year’

Blue Monday happens to be the ‘most depressing day of the year’ and occurs on the third Monday of every January. Returning to work after the festive period, cold dark mornings, and nights and still a...

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A New Partnership Helps Students Protect Their Music Gear from Theft and Damage

As university campuses get busy again at the start of the new academic year after 12 months of online lectures, a new partnership announced between Endsleigh and musical instrument insurer musicGuard...

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International Music Day: 7 Moments from This Week in Music History that Rocked the World

This Friday, the 1st October, is International Music Day, an annual event taking place since 1975. The day was founded by celebrated violinist and conductor Yehudi Menuhin and backed by UNESCO. Back i...

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Celebrating International Country Music Day on Friday 17th September

This Friday, 17th September, is International Country Music Day, a worldwide celebration of the rich history, heritage and impact of country music on our culture, created in 2003 to bring together art...

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International Youth Day and the Lifelong Benefits of Music

This Thursday, 12th March, is the UN’s annual International Youth Day, a day when we celebrate the importance of our young people worldwide. The COVID-19 pandemic has meant that the UK’s schoolchildre...