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    10 Different Types of Clarinets

    Just like most musical instruments have evolved gradually to become what they are in their present form, the clarinet has also undergone quite an evolutionary journey. The clarinet is best described as a woodwind instrument that has a cylindrical bore, body, and a single reed. From upbeat jazz music to soulful classical music, the clarinet is […] More

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    11 Different Types of Drums

    Also known as membranophones, drums have been used as musical instruments for the longest time. Their name is given to them owing to the fact that the drums produce a sound when the membrane is struck with an object. This object can be a stick or even the fingers of the person playing the drums. When […] More

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    17 Different Types of Accordion

    The term “accordion” is derived from the German word “akkord,” which means musical chord or concord of sounds. The accordion is a family of the squeezebox, free-reed, aerophone-type instruments. These instruments involve a reed set into a frame over an opening. When air passes through the opening, it causes the reed to vibrate, which produces musical […] More

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    22 Different Types of TV Shows

    Attempts to make a machine that could project images and moving pictures started in the early 1800s, but it wasn’t until around 1920 that the first television came into existence. And by ‘first television’, we mean a rotating disk that had holes arranged in a spiral pattern. What started out as an ‘electric telescope’ (according […] More

  • A Saxophonist with a Saxophone in His Hands

    12 Different Types of Saxophones

    Saxophone, a single reed, woodwind instrument was originally invented in Paris some 100 years ago mainly to be used in military bands and orchestras. Back then, it was never used as an orchestral instrument by most composers; however, today, it holds a significant position in most styles of music. Also known as Sax, this popular […] More

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    The 13 Types of Movies You Can Choose From (Genres)

    The movie “A Star Is Born” recently hit the cinemas, starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga and their fans lost their marbles, in a good way, of course! Was it the cast? Was it the storyline? Perhaps, it was the romance, musical and drama genre of the movie that you just couldn’t wait to watch […] More

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    22 Different Types of Books (Genres and Non-Fiction Options)

    If you consider the thousands of different books available in the world, the adage, “So many books, so little time” takes on a completely new meaning. In fact, just the genres and sub-genres are so many that they are impossible to list down. All book lovers have their own favorite genre — in fact, multiple […] More

  • The cast of Married...With Children

    25 Little-Known Facts about Married…With Children TV Show

    Married With Children was an American sitcom that aired in the ’80s and ’90s. It ran for 11 seasons and turned little-known actors Ed O’Neill and Christina Applegate into bona fide stars. The show has remained iconic since its debut–as sort of an anti-Brady Bunch. It was a trailblazer in breaking the mold of TV […] More

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