Learn how to play by ear

By [email protected] | October 16, 2014

Ear training for song writers (and any other worship musician) For many people, the thought of playing “by ear” or being able to anticipate the chords, notes and musical charges in a song you’ve never heard before seems like an impossible task. It’s often considered a gift rather than a skill that can be learned […]

Has anyone bought more Musicademy DVDs than this guy? We seem to be responsible for an entire houseful of instruments.

By Guest Blogger | May 13, 2014

At the Musicademy office we often find that the same customer names pop up again and again on orders as well as comments to the blog and Facebook Page. One of our most regular customers is someone we’ve only known as “Chris Bracken” with a US military address. Over the years we reckon he’s purchased […]

Gear confessional – guitars (by Ben Mizen)

By Guest Blogger | March 11, 2014

  Ben Mizen works for the Diocese of Portsmouth by day but by night is somewhat of a gear kleptomaniac. Ben was responsible for helping us put on the recent training day in Portsmouth and here he shares his list of all the guitars he’s owned since back in the day: 1 – 1988 – 1992 […]