Found 78 articles matching Music and Music-Related Instruments category.
  • Aug 9 2017
  • 9 Aug 2017

Getting to Know You: Wayne Jordan

1. Who are you and what do you do? Retired antique furniture and piano restorer, musician, shop owner, auctioneer, and appraiser. Currently I’m a columnist […]

  • May 26 2017
  • 26 May 2017

Selling a White Elephant (or a HUGE Horse)

  I was driving through our town recently on a Saturday morning, and saw a very Norman Rockwellian scene.  In a residential neighborhood of side […]

  • May 17 2017
  • 17 May 2017

Auction Update May 2017

Auction Update May 2017 Welcome back… If you collect rare, luxury, or celebrity items, you’ll like this month’s Auction Talk. Items crossing the block in […]

  • Feb 26 2017
  • 26 Feb 2017

You Like Me, You Really Like Me: Collecting Oscar and the Other Big Awards

“And the award goes to…” This is always a great opening line for articles like this, when the Oscar (for film), the Emmy (for television) […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

Must-Have Collectible Christmas Vinyl Records

If I were a songwriter, I’d make a special effort to compose a catchy Christmas tune. Think about it: they get played year after year, […]

  • Nov 3 2016
  • 3 Nov 2016

Vinyl Record Albums: To Have and To Hold

“Sing along with Mitch”  was a show we used to watch and that memory reminds us of the ongoing love of music that many of […]

  • Oct 17 2016
  • 17 Oct 2016

Fabulous Finds: Rare Beatles 45 RPM Record

My “Fabulous Find” story begins with a caveat. We have to go back in time to the 1980s. Collectors looking for fabulous finds had a […]

  • Oct 5 2016
  • 5 Oct 2016

Mechanical Music, More Politics & Mid-Century Mod Furniture featured in October’s Auction Highlights

Welcome back… Fall is my favorite time of year to attend an auction! The thrill of the hunt is heightened by the crisp weather, good […]

  • Aug 24 2016
  • 24 Aug 2016

Fabulous Find: A Hand-Made Appalachian Five-String Banjo

I’ve followed WorthPoint’s newsletter feature “Fabulous Finds” with enthusiasm. I enjoy reading personal stories from collectors about how they discovered a sought-after item. It is […]

  • Jun 1 2016
  • 1 Jun 2016

Is there Gold in Your Piano Bench? Collectible Vintage Sheet Music

While browsing through Russell Sanjek’s “American Popular Music and its Business” a statistic jumped off the page and stuck in my head: in 1918, the […]