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Welcome to music and learning resources. Find information on learning and playing guitar. As well find resources on music festivals and events in Atlantic Canada.

Music – Festivals, Travel and More

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Looking For Music When You Travel?

Find accommodations, music festivals, jam sessions, open mics or listen to good music while you are dining. We are adding the best music events anywhere. Atlantic Canada offers some of the best music anywhere.

Find Music Events In:

Nova ScotiaNew Brunswick Newfoundland & LabradorPrince Edward Island


Music Learning Resources

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What I Wish I knew Before Learning Guitar

If you are thinking about learning the guitar read this first. I wish I knew then what I know now. Now you can benefit from my experience in learning. There’s so much information out there but there are things you need to know before you start. Additionally find the best guitars for you, and a lot more.

First step on your learning journey here.


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Why You Should Jam With Better Players

One thing I hated growing up was playing sports against better players. But in hindsight it was the one thing that made me a better player. The same goes for playing guitar. You need to chase the fastest player.

Read more here.

Music – Gear Resources

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Perfect Sized Guitars

You might be surprised at how many different guitar sizes there are. Of all the different sized guitars, which one is the best fit for you. The best news is that there is really good guitars at an affordable price. Find out which ones we recommend.

Find the guitar for you!

Other Music Learning Resources

learn to play piano

Piano For All

“This course is exactly what I have been looking for with all the shortcuts that have been such a mystery to me for years. Well done Robin an excellent product. Kind regards. Paul”

Paul Saxon , UK

Check it out here.


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Learn To Sing

This comprehensive program covers every aspect of singing mastery that gives you step-by-step tuition to transform your overall tone, pitch, rhythm and clarity as well as maximizing your range by an octave or more. And doing so in the fastest and easy-to-understand manner.

Check it out here.


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Blues Jam Session

Get instant access to over 60 blues jam tracks, 3 hours of videos lessons and improvisation guides! As seen on guitar player magazine.

Check it out here.


Learn Delta Blues With Jim Bruce

Learn Delta Blues With Jim Bruce

 Over 60 complete lessons focusing on the old authentic blues acoustic guitar picking techniques, from songs in open G tuning to the most complex Piedmont styles.

Check it out here.


Make Your Own Musical Instruments

Make Your Own Musical Instruments

Build your own Marimbas, Xylophones and Vibraphones. Make these instruments in a snap with the easy to follow step by step plans and video instructions. It’s much easier than you might think!

Check it out here.


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