Instrument Stands Part 1: Brass As I see it, there are three main ways to play an instrument adaptively: 1. Modify your technique 2. Modify the instrument itself 3. Modify the way the instrument is held Musicians with limb differences need to use all of their functional body parts to play their instruments effectively. Therefore, … Continue reading Instruments are for playing, not holding!
Month: October 2016
Ukulele Strum Buddy
Ever thought you needed two functioning arms to play the ukulele? Think again! The Ukulele Strum Buddy is a device that allows the player to control a pick using a foot or knee. I recently spoke to Tavit Smith, the man who dreamed of this amazing contraption. Tavit has had a fascinating career; he has … Continue reading Ukulele Strum Buddy