History of the mandolin

By |2020-08-16T13:36:00-05:00February 25th, 2017|Mandolin|

Here we will give a brief history of the mandolin. Where did the mandolin come from? From which ancient instruments did it evolve? In general the evolution of today's mandolin went something like this: Lyre - Lute - Mandola - Mandolina - Mandolin. Mandolins evolved in Italy from the lute family of stringed musical instruments during the seventeenth and eighteenth [...]

Musical instrument forums

By |2014-03-13T06:00:47-05:00March 13th, 2014|Instruments|

Another music industry list from Tresbear Music This post focuses on websites that provide information, forums, and/or interactive communities for both specific musical instruments and genres of musical instruments. The topics discussed (e.g., threads) on these musical instrument forums range from issues specific to particular instruments to general music issues, from beginner level all the way up to the highly [...]

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