Thinking about getting a ukulele? If you want to know more about the ukulele and what you should be looking for then this guide is for you. I have put this together to explain common ukulele terms, frequently asked questions and what to look for when buying a ukulele.

It’s that special time of year again! Whether you like to get all of your Christmas shopping out of the way early, or whether you tend to do all your present buying at the very last minute, the opportunity to buy your musical child/relative/friend the perfect gift is always here. So what can you buy for the keyboard player who doesn’t want or need anything else in life other than their keyboard? There are always socks and toiletries... but maybe this year is the year to surprise them with something they’ll really want.

When looking for a mouthpiece, there are many variables that you will need to consider. This can often get confusing. The dimensions and shape of a mouthpiece have a direct impact on its feel, play-ability and sound. We hope to give you a brief overview of the various parts and Jargon used when talking about mouthpieces and their effects on the mouthpiece characteristics.