Playing an instrument gives us a lot of physical and mental health benefits like reduced stress, improved stamina, and teaching patience. Giving the gift of music can be a great way to support the musician in your life. Here are four tips in gifting an instrument: … [Read more...]
Can You Recycle Your Musical Instruments?
Have older instruments you’re not sure what to do with? Sure, you could try to sell them on places like Facebook Marketplace or Craigslist but you can never be certain that you’re getting the most out of them. If the piece is broken, you may be wondering how to get rid of it. Simply pitching it seems like a waste and surely bad for the environment. … [Read more...]
5 Tips For Keeping Your Instrument Safe While Traveling
Traveling with an instrument, be it for your school band, going on tour, or simply moving, presents its challenges. Follow these five tips to get you and your instrument safely to your destination. … [Read more...]
Flute Or Clarinet: Which Is Best For Me?
When you find an instrument you want to play, it’s easier to learn it when you really like it. For students in band, or an adult looking to pick up a new skill, it’s normal to try a few instruments before finding one you really like. … [Read more...]
Treat Yourself With A New Instrument & Gear This New Year
A new year means a new start for anyone looking to pick up a hobby, get healthier, or learn a new skill. At Music Go Round St. Louis we encourage people, no matter their age, to learn how to play an instrument for its many benefits. Instead of breaking the bank buying a new instrument or gear, consider shopping used instead. … [Read more...]