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Which Orchestra Instrument Are You?

By Janet ManleyMay 7, 2013
Take this quiz to find out! 1. On a Friday night, you can typically be found: a) twirling in a meadow b) doing jazz dance... More  →
Which Orchestra Instrument Are You?

Which Hipster Folk Instrument Is Right for You?

By Janet ManleyApril 9, 2013
Sparklers, the sun is shining, sheer fabrics are back, and we will all soon be hopping through the forest with feathers in... More  →
Which Hipster Folk Instrument Is Right for You?

Talie Plays the Ukulele (With Actual Video Evidence)

By ContributorMay 17, 2012
Talie actually learned how to play the uke! We're totally impressed. —Sparkitors I, Talie the Tragically Boy-Challenged, completed a seemingly IMPOSSIBLE... More  →
Talie Plays the Ukulele (With Actual Video Evidence)

A Guide to the Pit Orchestra

By ContributorDecember 30, 2011
LadyLuckytheFlutie is here to tell you the peaks and pits (ha!) of being in the orchestra!... More  →
A Guide to the Pit Orchestra

I Switched Instruments in Marching Band-Now What?

By ContributorDecember 19, 2011
Millymellophone is back with another helpful and hilarious marching band post!—Sparkitors Every once in a while, a band member switches... More  →
I Switched Instruments in Marching Band-Now What?

Quiz: Which Hipster Instrument Should You Play?

By Rachel KorowitzAugust 30, 2011
WHATever. You've barely even read this, and you're so over it already. Besides, you've got to go back to living in an... More  →
Quiz: Which Hipster Instrument Should You Play?

Life Lessons from a Bando

By ContributorJune 24, 2011
starkidette, how are you this insightful after just one year as a bando? By the time you're a senior, we... More  →
Life Lessons from a Bando

Love Story and Viva La Vida Make Beautiful Music Together

By Aislinn ShevlinJune 21, 2011
Who knew the piano and cello were so awesome?  Apparently amaryllismoon, who sent this in! I wish I... More  →
Love Story and Viva La Vida Make Beautiful Music Together

A Musical Staircase!

By Aislinn ShevlinJune 15, 2011
I love this "fun theory" idea! I think every public staircase should have piano keys. They should at least do one of... More  →
A Musical Staircase!

How To Be a Renaissance Sparkler, Part 4: Music

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 30, 2010
This is the fourth in a series of posts that will basically make you perfect at everything by the end... More  →
How To Be a Renaissance Sparkler, Part 4: Music