Sydney Recording Studios: Who Invented the Piano Part II

Sydney Recording Studios: To give a short, clear answer as to who invented the piano, it would be Bartolomeo Cristofori, without a doubt. What was his major success as inventor of the piano? What he did successfully was solve the main problem with piano design at the...

Recording Studio: Who Invented the Piano Part I

Recording Studio: Who invented the piano? When was it invented? Why was it invented? The invention of the piano is credited to Bartolomeo Cristofori but there are others who contributed to what it has become. In this article we will give credit where credit is due. We...

Recording Studios Sydney: History of the Banjo Part IV

Recording Studios Sydney: Perhaps the most prolific of the banjo makers and enthusiasts of this period was S.S. Stewart of Philadelphia who made a whole range of instruments to fit every pocket book. He began in 1878 and produced banjos of all sizes and models, some...

Audiobook: 'Mythos' by Stephen Fry

What Audiobook Are We Listening To? This week at Crash Symphony Productions, we’re listening to Mythos as written and read by Stephen Fry. This audiobook brings to life the classic Greek myths, retold in Stephen Fry’s inimitable voice. In other hands, this would...

Sydney Recording Studios: History of the Banjo Part III

Sydney Recording Studios: After the War soldiers carried the knowledge and appreciation of the instrument home to almost every corner of America. During most of this time the banjo was looked-down upon by the more well-to-do classes of the population. Articles in the...