Wednesday, May 15, 2019
The musical legacy of the Bluff City is exciting, diverse, and extremely significant in the history of American culture. Today, Memphis' own Beale Street and Graceland are intimately associated with American music history, especially that of the blues, rockabilly, and rock-n-roll. Many native Memphians agree that it’s hard to talk about the history of music in Memphis without thinking of Amro Music. We agree wholeheartedly! Since nearly a century ago, Amro Music has been an...
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Tuesday, April 30, 2019
There are times when you will need to return your rented instrument to Amro Music, whether your child is just not going to be playing anymore, or if they are ready for an instrument of their very own. Read on for information on returning an instrument to Amro Music.
If your child is still in band:
We recommend that you keep your instrument if your child is going to continue participating in band or orchestra.
Your instrument has been selected with the preferences of your band...
at Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Beginning band students are the lifeblood of every music program. The quality of a beginner band class can influence the next 6-7 years of a program. Effective recruitment is a key determining factor for the future success of the band program.
Expecting students to sign up for band on their own simply won’t work. Most students don't know enough about band to decide whether they want to join. They have to be shown the band, told about its activities and benefits, and convinced...
at Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Monday, March 25, 2019
Here at Amro, one of the events that we look forward to every year is our Spring Keyboard Festival. It’s so rewarding to see the store bustling with students and families who are excited about making music. With the registration deadline fast approaching, you may be wondering about some of the benefits of participating in a festival like ours. Read on to learn more about this event and what your students can gain from it!
Benefits of Music Festival Participation
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Tuesday, March 12, 2019
If you or someone you know plays piano, you’ve probably heard the terms digital piano, keyboard, electric piano, and electronic piano all used interchangeably. Did you know that there are actually several important differences between these instruments?
Keyboard is a widely misused term that often causes confusion. In reality, the word keyboard simply refers to the set of black and white keys featured on many instruments including pianos,...
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Saturday, February 23, 2019
You may have seen some Facebook posts or emails about our annual Fiddle Fair, but if you’ve never been before, you might be wondering, “What is Fiddle Fair?” Read on for a breakdown of the weekend, including information on exclusive offers for you, our loyal customers.
Photo by Austin Britt
Alice Hasen joined the Amro family in 2017 as a Band and Orchestra Specialist. She came to us with three years of band directing experience from Coahoma County...
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