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Keep Your Collection in Tune: Insuring Your Musical Instruments (12/11/12)
paisley picThey looked like a line of ants at a picnic. Having finished their gig and packed their instruments, the band … More >>


The Drum Kits that Set the Beat for Swing Bands: Slingerland Radio Kings (11/29/12)
photo 5 drum setOne fact is clear regarding 7,000 years of drum history: whenever drums start beating, people start to move. Archaeologists have … More >>


The Bacon & Day Silver Bell: The King of American Tenor Banjos (10/22/12)
Bacon & Day Silver Bell Tenor Banjo (1927) 1The hard-driving banjo in bluegrass music is a familiar sound to most 21st-century Americans. But, before the stylings of Earl … More >>


Celebrity Collector: Dancer Mark Ballas’ Passion Resides with his Guitar Collection (10/16/12)
Mark Ballas guitarMark Ballas became a household name in 2007 when he landed a spot on the popular ABC-TV series “Dancing with … More >>


Vintage Accordions Making the Migration from Attics to Auction Block (10/1/12)
Piano accordion photo 2American soldiers left for the Second World War with the sounds of American popular music ringing in their ears. City … More >>


Antique Reed Organs Valued as much for Beautifully Styled Cabinetry as for Music (9/5/12)
Photo 1 reed organ EastlakeFor some, the ideal vacation is lying on a beach soaking up rays while enjoying a good book. For others, … More >>


How to Tell if that Gibson Les Paul Guitar is Real or a Counterfeit (8/6/12)
Les Paul cutaway photo 1Jimi Hendrix owned one; so did Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page. The Gibson Les Paul guitar, in continuous … More >>


Evaluating an Antique American Upright Piano – Finding a Diamond in the Rough (7/23/12)
steinway uprightOld pianos are everywhere: in homes, institutions, churches and schools. Many of them are junk, but a fair number of … More >>


Telling an Angel from a Wolf: Evaluating Antique Violins (6/27/12)
StradivariusFirst created in Italy in 1555, the modern four-string bowed violin is arguably the world’s oldest continuously used musical instrument. … More >>


Unloved Antiques: 19th-Century Pump Organs (10/31/11)
eastlakeorganThe next item in this series of Unloved Antiques is the 19th-century “pump” or “reed” organ, or the Estey “Eastlake-style”* … More >>


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