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ArtistWorks Blog

Browse some of our latest music articles to find out what's right for you.

Béla Fleck and Howard Levy
In this clip, ArtistWorks CEO Patricia Butler chats with famed banjo player Béla Fleck, alongside his bandmate, harmonica legend Howard Levy. The duo sat down for an extended talk before taking the stage with Béla Fleck and The Flecktones, who are currently on the road celebrating their 30th Anniversary.
Aug 14, 2019

Your time is valuable. So when you’re ready to practice or learn something new on your instrument, you want to make the best and most focused use of that time. With a little prep work you can ensure that you’re setting yourself up for the best possible learning outcome! Here are some practice tips to get you there.

 

Aug 11, 2019
Classical Mandolin
 
The classical mandolin has a long, rich history that dates back centuries. Whether you’re new to the instrument or a seasoned veteran, it never hurts to get a glimpse into its storied past. In that spirit, here are five interesting facts about the classical mandolin. 
 

Aug 9, 2019

Blues Guitar

While International Blues Music Day is just around the corner on August 3, a truly American art form like the blues can (and should!) be celebrated anytime of the year. In that spirit, we've rounded up a few of the best blues guitar songs. From blues godfather Robert Johnson to Eric Clapton’s blazing take on the genre, we hope you enjoy this power-packed list. Most of all, we hope it inspires you to pick up your instrument and play!
 
Aug 2, 2019

Big Bluegrass Virtual Masterclass

On Friday, July 12, online viewers from around the world participated in a free Virtual Bluegrass Masterclass hosted by ArtistWorks, starring bluegrass titans Tony Trischka (banjo), Mike Marshall (mandolin), and Michael Daves (guitar, vocals). 
Jul 31, 2019
tony trischka, banjo
 
From the moment we decided to open the ArtistWorks online Banjo course, Tony Trischka was at the top of our minds to lead it.
 
For nearly 40 years, Tony has been at the forefront of the Bluegrass genre, evolving the style as much as he’s preserved it. Since 1971, he has recorded numerous solo albums, collaborated with artists like Peter Rowan and Stacy Phillips, and produced Steve Martin's Grammy-nominated album, Rare Bird Alert.
Jul 30, 2019

 

It was hot at this year’s Summer NAMM show—both inside the Music City Center and out in downtown Nashville! In addition to loads of the latest musical instruments, this trade show features educational sessions, live performances, and, of course, evening parties put on by music brands from around the world. 

 

Jul 22, 2019

 

Just because you’re taking a break from the usual day-to-day doesn’t mean that you want a vacation from your instrument. In fact, taking your guitar, violin, trumpet , mandolin or whatever you play on the road with you can lead to some unforgettable summer moments.

 

While it may seem like a no-brainer to just grab your instrument and go, you’ll want to be sure to protect your musical baby as you explore far and wide. Here are some tips for making the most of your journey while keeping your instrument safe and sound. 

Jul 11, 2019
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