Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme The Mulberry Bush. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough quality to […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: The Mulberry Bush


Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Three Blind Mice. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough quality to […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Three Blind Mice


Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Ding Dong Bell. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough quality to […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Ding Dong Bell


Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Little Jack Horner. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough quality to […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Little Jack Horner



Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Sing a Song of Sixpence. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Sing a Song of Sixpence


This lovely piece of history, published in 1911, is “Our Old Nursery Rhymes” with arrangements by Alfred Moffat. Here we have 30 well-known nursery rhymes with lovely illustrations and simple musical accompaniment which can be played on the piano keyboard. We now have pleasure in bringing these songs from the […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes Piano Arrangements for Beginners


Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat, Where Have You Been? Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat, Where ...


Part of our nursery rhymes series. Here we present the original illustrations, printed music, printable music and MP3 audio for the nursery rhyme Mary Had a Little Lamb. Original Printed Score This original music appeared in the 1911 book “Our Old Nursery Rhymes”. This image is not of high enough […]

Simple Nursery Rhymes for Piano: Mary Had a Little Lamb



Wavefonix W614 modular synth Wafefonix has announced its W614 modular synth is available for build orders, with a 1-2 month lead time. The W614 Modular Synthesizer is an excellent, compact system for the studio; offering a good balance between versatility and portability. It features the essential modules that you would […]

Daily Roundup 11 Feb 2022: Wavefonix W614, Vintage Vault 4, ...


GAIKA – War Island industrial soundscapes sound pack Spitfire Audio has announced the availability of its GAIKI War Island sounds pack offering multidimensional, evolving sounds from the beating heart of London’s industrial underground. Featuring harsh bassy synth drones, tape-processed drums, pads, leads and warped vocal effects, these expansive sounds are […]

Daily Roundup 10 Feb 2022: GAIKA War Island, Moog Music ...


Erica Synths DIY VCA module launched Erica Synths has announced its latest offering to the synth world, a DIY build dual VCA for eurorack systems. It has DC-coupled inputs so you can use the VCA both for audio and CV signals. Inputs of the second VCA are normalled to the […]

Daily Roundup 9 Feb 2022: Erica Synths DIY VCA, ZeroBox ...


Cubasis 3.4 with Ableton Link Steinberg has announced the availability of the latest version of its mobile DAW Cubasis. Version 3.4 includes Ableton Link, opening up many more possibilities for linking apps and devices together. There are also over 75 other improvements in Cubasis 3.4, with many of them being […]

Daily Roundup 8 Feb 2022: Cubasis 3.4, MU610 kit organ, ...



Midique KNTRL9 controller debuts, sells out Within days of Midique debuting their solid wood and metal build MIDI mixer, it sold out. Such was the enthusiasm for the KNTRL9 “sturdy compact MIDI mixer” that it was snapped up. It’s not ready for shipping yet, the first batch is expected in […]

Daily Roundup 7 Feb 2022: Midique KNTRL9, Sonicware Liven XFM, ...


Abbey Road One: Mysterious Reeds released Spitfire Audio has announced the launch of its latest sound library, Abbey Road One: Mysterious Reeds. Recorded in the unmistakable acoustics of the world-famous Studio One with exceptional players, award-winning sound engineers, and priceless microphones as a departure from standard woodwind orchestration by capturing […]

Daily Roundup 4 Feb 2022: Mysterious Reeds, bass synth pedals, ...


Musical instruments superb closeup shots Musician and photographer Charles Brooks has created some exceptionally beautiful and revealing photographs, showing the detail and grandeur to be found inside some of the world’s greatest musical instruments including high-end acoustic grand pianos. Using a special 24mm probe lens rom Laowa and paired with […]

Daily Roundup 3 Feb 2022: Musical Instrument closeups, Meta acquiring ...


Vidami Blue footswitch enhances DAW use and online video control At first glance, Vidami Blue looks like a natural wireless evolution of the original Vidami, but what’s not readily visible is a host of powerful features that puts the Vidami Blue in a class all its own. When we created […]

Daily Roundup 2 Feb 2022: Vidami Blue, Casio Music Space ...



VR App puts a Steinway in your room You may be lucky enough to be able to afford a Steinway piano but how do you know your house is big enough for it to live comfortably and provide enjoyment for you? There’s an app for that. An Augmented Reality (AR) […]

Daily Roundup 1 Feb 2022: Steinway VR, Live update, miniKORG ...


Philip Glass’s baby grand piano sampled by Spitfire Audio Spitfire Audio’s latest LABS free software instrument captures celebrated composer Philip Glass’s beloved baby grand piano as aptly titled Glass Piano. It puts the sound of an instrument which was used in all his compositions for the past 30 years into […]

Daily Roundup 31 Jan 2022: Philip Glass piano sample, CHORDS ...


1010Music nanobox | lemondrop and nanobox | fireball coming in February 1010Music has announced the imminent arrival of two new modules/mini synths, the nanobox | fireball and the nanobox | lemondrop. nanobox | lemondrop Polyphonic granular mini synth Explore a freshly squeezed approach to granular synthesis with nanobox | lemondrop, a tabletop […]

Daily Roundup 29 Jan 2022: nanobox|lemondrop & nanobox|fireball, building keyboard ...


Organelle S Critter & Guitari has announced a new member of its Organelle family, the cut down (only in size) Organelle S which is designed to fit more spaces, by cutting out the battery and speaker found on the Organelle M. S for Small, presumably, but not in features. The […]

Daily Roundup 28 Jan 2022: Organelle S, Suiko, Radiohead, Jordan ...



Our PSR-S/PSR-SX Series Comparison article has proved extremely popular, so with the evolution and advance of Yamaha’s PSR-E and PSR-EW series keyboards, with two new upgraded models launching in Spring 2022, we have done the same with Yamaha’s current eleven models of this series. Models released prior to the PSR-E263 […]

Yamaha PSR-E/PSR-EW Series Comparison: All eleven models compared



Infinite Space Piano plugin Zak Sound has released its free Infinite Space Piano plugin for any VST3/AU-compatible DAW. “Infinite Space Piano is a piano combined with inspirational textures and environments designed to fill the space.It is based on an essential acoustic piano mixed with three different textures to achieve a […]

Daily Roundup 26 Jan 2022: Infinite Space Piano, Bobbe Adair, ...




Piano BBQ Car No, you’re not dreaming, Handy Geng has cerated a combined piano and barbecue unit which is fully functioning, with skewers turning as keys are pressed, and can be driven around on its three wheels. Totally, completely and utterly bonkers. Watch the construction and a demonstration in the […]

Daily Roundup 24 Jan 2022: Piano BBQ, piano masterclass, upright ...


Early 8-Bit Sound Digitizers The 8-Bit Guy takes a look and demonstrates two very early sound/speech digitizers which came out for a number of 8-bit computers including the Commodore 64 and Apple IIe. Experience the joy and frustration of the SFX Sound Designer and Covox Voicemaster, plus there’s a funny […]

Daily Roundup 22 Jan 2022: 8-bit sound digitizers, top 10 ...



Casio intros two new “beginner” pianos Casio adds to its line of what it calls “beginner” pianos with the CDP-S360 and CDP-S110, with upgraded features on the current S range. The CDP-S360 has doubled polyphony from 64 to 128 notes while the CDP-S110 has improved piano tone decay rendering. CDP-S360 […]

Daily Roundup 20 Jan 2022: New Casio CDP-S pianos, Alesis ...



Part of our 101 Colourful, Cool, Weird, Novelty, Vintage Toy Instruments gallery is this bright green mini-keys keyboard from Russia. Seemingly manufactured in at least the 1980s and possible 1990s, the label says “?????” which is a diminutive term for “little boy” or “child”. Before seeing this translation I thought […]

Malysh 1980s Russian electronic mini keyboard


Zen Q Synergy Core compact audio interface launched Professional studio audio performance for the home market in the Zen Q Synergy Core audio interface, featuring AD/DA, discrete ultra-linear mic preamps, 64-bit Acoustically Focused Clocking system, 37 analog-modelled effects, 14×10 I/O channels, low latency USB-C interface. Class-leading — MONITOR and LINE OUT — AD/DA conversion […]

Daily Roundup 19 Jan 2022: Zen Q, Kontakt robo-sampling, AtomoSynth ...


Playing Evanescence Bring Me To Life on Train Station Piano Cole Lam says: “This one is one of my mum’s favourite songs – Evanescence Bring Me To Life played on the Elton John Yamaha public piano at St Pancras [train station]. It’s got a really cool music video where there […]

Daily Roundup 18 Jan 2022: Cole Lam, Meowsic music, dog ...


G-Sonique Releases DARKPSY FX466 VST / AU Plug-in instrument DarkPsy FX466 is VST / AU plug-in designed for Darkpsy / Forest / Psycore music production and can be used in various genres of psytrance from fullon to dark prog, as well as in completely different genres such as: film music, video-game music, dark […]

Daily Roundup 17 Jan 2022: G-Sonique DARKSPY, Sequential OB-6 demo, ...



Rhodes Mk8 unveiled Harold Rhodes’ legendary electro-mechanical tine piano returns. Precision built in the UK with the finest hand-selected materials. Optimising the iconic sound of the Rhodes piano, the MK8 offers considerable improvements in tone, touch, intonation and dynamics. All critical components – including tines, pickups, dampers and pedal mechanism – […]

Daily Roundup 16 Jan 2022: Rhodes Mk8, Fred van Hoof, ...


Piano with Steinway Hall of Fame Teacher Dr. Jason Kwak An interesting little video from Dr Jason Kwak, newly inducted into the Steinway Teacher Hall of Fame and teaching at Texas State University. Members of the Piano Department are specialists in many areas, including classical performance, jazz performance, collaborative performance, […]

Daily Roundup 15 Jan 2022: Dr Jason Kwak, Behringer BRAINS, ...


Synth Heads: A Generative NFT Series for Electronic Music Fans The Synth Heads series imagines a world where synths come alive after their creators have gone to bet. Each generative NFT is a unique character of its own; the characters are BØB, Lynn, Pauline, Oscar, Seq-Ee, and Dax 7. The process uses […]

Daily Roundup 14 Jan 2022: Synth Heads, Jordan Rudess on ...


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Are you looking for a more serious music keyboard for your child? Read our guide: Choosing Your Child’s (First) Keyboard Instrument. Alternatively, take a look at other small keyboards for young children. Not got the space or budget for your budding Rachmaninov to play a full-size piano? Or do you […]

Ten toy pianos you and your child will love!



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Updated for 2021. Are you looking for a music keyboard for your child? Read our guide: Choosing Your Child’s Keyboard Instrument Here are my ten recommendations of piano books for kids. They will help your child learn how to play the piano and keyboard, including identifying and playing notes and […]

10 books to help your child learn to play piano ...


Getting children interested in music-making from a young age is so important and can set them up for a lifetime of enjoyment. With so many health and wellbeing benefits associated with the ability to play an instrument, irrespective of what skill level is attained, starting toddlers and very young children […]

Small keyboards for young children: The best of 2021


Welcome to this year’s guide to gifting for the musicians in your life. We’ve split the guide into various categories or types of musician you might want to buy for, and within each are gifts at various price ranges. Hopefully there is something for everyone this holiday season. Skip to: […]

Keyboard Musician Gift Guide Winter and Christmas 2021


Roland GO:PIANO88
Many people agree that anyone serious about learning the piano needs to have an instrument with the full 88 keys at their disposal. Of course there are many stage pianos and even some upright acoustics with fewer keys – 73 or 76 are common – as they are generally more […]

Roland GO:PIANO88 launched for aspiring pianists