Music Gear News
Roland 'backs teen musician's charity record effort'
13-year-old Heather Cameron-Hayes composed Frontline and entered it in a number of competitions in order to raise money for Help for Heroes, attracting the musical instrument firm in the process, Get Hampshire has reported.
She is one step away from playing her composition at London's O2 Arena and has received expressions of interest from a number of people including her local MP.
Ms Cameron-Hayes said: "I have also been asked by keyboard and piano manufacturers Roland to perform Frontline on their new digital piano which they are releasing. There are only 12 in the UK, so it's quite exciting."
Base to Beat, a Rotherham charity focused on helping children to play a range of musical instruments, was recently presented with a cheque worth Â£78,345 by Children in Need, the BBC reported.
Posted on 18 Nov 2011 18:12 to category : Instruments News
Related Music News
Electro Harmonix have announced the arrival of the Turnip Greens pedal, a combination of the Soul Food overdrive and Holy Grail Max reverb.
The Novation Audiohub is an electronic music hub, a compact audio interface and USB hub with Focusrite-quality sound inside.
Ibanez have created the RGKP6 Guitar and SRKP4 Bass with a special compartment for a Korg mini kaoss pad 2S, letting you experiment with your musical identity.
Details have been revealed about Reloop Neon, a performance pad controller for Serato DJ.
Electro-Harmonix has added to its line of loop pedals with the Nano Looper 360.
Fashion giant Chanel has teamed up with Monster Headphones to create the Chanel x Monster headphones.
Recent Music News
If you're starting university soon, you might be moving away and leaving your current band. But don't fear freshers, there will be plenty of musicians around for you to make new music with.
The Numark NDX500 is a DJ controller and USB/CD player, allowing you to control DJ software using the built-in audio interface and play music from a CD or flash drive.
The ABRSM Making Music report intended to offer insights into how music is taught and played in the UK.
A petition to adopt the agent of change principle has been started, aiming to adapt the planning laws which threaten closure of UK music venues.
Avid Pro Tools Duet and Quartet are personal professional music studios, designed for singer-songwriters and loop-based musicians.
We're giving away a pair of Wharfedale Pro Titan 12D Speakers in our latest competition.