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Choosing Your Beginner Acoustic Guitar

Posted by Devi Thavaratnam on

Choosing Your Beginner Acoustic Guitar

Yamaha occupies a surprisingly unusual niche in the guitar industry. Yamaha’s original aim was to make pianos and organs but ventured into making guitars in the early forties and “…eventually opening a factory dedicated exclusively to guitar construction in Hamamatsu in the late Forties.“ Acoustic guitars, electric guitars and basses were made.The materials, craftsmanship and playability of Yamaha’s steel-string and nylon - string guitars were notably better than most other budget-priced instruments sold. So, the Yamaha guitars were a very popular choice for beginners as well as experienced players. The following site gives an excellent history of the Yamaha guitars:https://www.guitarworld.com/gear/looking-back-50-years-yamaha-guitars...

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Every child can play musically

Posted by Devi Thavaratnam on

Every child can play musically

Every child can play musically. That’s why a teacher‘s role is important. This is asimple believe and conviction which Suzuki had. If a child can speak his mother tongue, he or she can learn anythingeffectively. And playing an instrument comes under this criterion.If a mother is going to teach her child who is just starting to talk to pronouncethe word ‘mother’, she will repeat it until it is done correctly. Take it at herchild’s pace of learning. Some take quicker and some do take a little longer.This would be the philosophy behind Suzuki’s view. Teaching to play an instrument should...

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Instruments of the Orchestra

Posted by Devi Thavaratnam on

Instruments of the Orchestra

Learning any instruments cultivates discipline, concentration, learning toexpress one’s self clearly, and appreciation of the arts, nature and many otheraspects of life. The Classical orchestra is made up of the Woodwind, Brass, Percussion andStrings. LS Music Sdn Bhd carries various instruments of the orchestra.In the earlier time of history of music in Malaysia, the piano at a time was themost popular instrument to learn in households. As the music worlddeveloped here, interest in the other instruments were shown. This article is on the Woodwind instruments of the orchestra. In earlier timesof history, of course the instruments were made of wood....

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To learn or not to learn music?

Posted by Devi Thavaratnam on

To learn or not to learn music?

Why learn or why not learn, has to deal with acquired reaction. And, “… education is in reality but one prolonged endeavour to substitute acquired reactions for native ones…” Learning any instrument is basically, replacing a natural posture with one that needs to be ‘acquired’ to accommodate in playing an instrument e.g. violin, piano etc. In introducing the sitting posture to a beginner on the first lesson, requires a few attempts, as the placing the hands, with fingers curved on the keyboard, is a position and posture not encountered in other daily activities.   This in itself is about discipline, concentration...

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Perfect by Ed Sheeran, Cover by Don & Azrizal

Posted by Ee Lynn Low on

Listen to our talented duo! Don, our esteemed guitar teacher and Azrizal our multitalented sales assistant covering Ed Sheeran's Perfect. Do you love music as well? Join our community by liking our facebook page or dropping by our stores! For enquiries, please call/whatsapp +6019 266 9288 At LS Music, we share our passion and love for music.

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