Category Archives: Instruments

  • Happy Birthday Bartolomeo Cristofori

    Posted on May 4, 2018 by in Instruments, Music Camp

    Today’s birthday is special in the music world. Bartolomeo Cristofori was born May 4, 1655 and he invented what we know as the piano, in 1700. The piano is considered the most important instrument of Western Classical Music. Almost all notable composers were proficient on the piano. Do you know who is arguable the greatest […]

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    International Trombone Week!

    Posted on April 2, 2017 by in Instruments, Music Camp

    Did you know that International Trombone Week is being celebrated April 2 – April 9, 2017? The trombone is a wonderful part of the Brass Family of instruments used in symphonies, marching bands, and even modern jazz ensembles. At Hummingbird Music Camp, we love all the brass instruments and welcome budding trombonists to our camp! […]

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