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With record breaking Christmas spending predicted for 2016 should you consider on-demand staffing?

With record breaking Christmas spending predicted for 2016 should you consider on-demand staffing?

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UK Christmas spending is set to hit a record breaking £77.56 billion this year.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 10:27AM
Casio pushes #ActionInMusic initiative with Celviano Grand Hybrid tour

Casio pushes #ActionInMusic initiative with Celviano Grand Hybrid tour

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Casio’s latest initiative celebrates the achievements of teachers and their determination to motivate students all over the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 3:38PM
Fulcrum Acoustic appoints Distribution Representative for The Netherlands

Fulcrum Acoustic appoints Distribution Representative for The Netherlands

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Fulcrum Acoustic has appointed Timo Beckman Geluidstechniek as distribution representative for The Netherlands.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 2:30PM
Listening to different musical instruments can 'change the taste of chocolate'

Listening to different musical instruments can 'change the taste of chocolate'

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A new study by food scientists at the University of Oxford has found that chocolate tastes different depending on what musical instrument you’re listening to.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 10:54AM

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Adam Ironside joins D'Addario's UK team

Adam Ironside joins D'Addario's UK team

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D’Addario UK has announced the appointment of Adam Ironside as D’Addario’s fretted specialist.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 10:13AM
Get involved in our Black Friday deals feature

Get involved in our Black Friday deals feature

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Are you a retailer, distributor or manufacturer planning to run Black Friday deals this week?

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 3:02PM
Imogen Heap named CEO of the Featured Artists Coalition

Imogen Heap named CEO of the Featured Artists Coalition

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Musician Imogen Heap has been named as the new CEO for the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC).

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 11:16AM
MU responds to Government's Music Education Hub investment

MU responds to Government's Music Education Hub investment

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The Musicians’ Union (MU) has said the continued investment in Music Education Hubs from the Government will provide ‘welcome relief’ to those working in the sector.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 21st 2016 at 10:02AM

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Gravity Stands wins design award

Gravity Stands wins design award

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Gravity has won the German Design Council’s ‘Special Design Award 2017’ for its microphone stands.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 20th 2016 at 4:42PM
BBC Radio 3 plans special day of programming to celebrate 70th anniversary

BBC Radio 3 plans special day of programming to celebrate 70th anniversary

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BBC Radio 3 has put together a special day of broadcasting in celebration of its 70th anniversary.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 20th 2016 at 3:33PM
Government injects £300m into youth music teaching hubs

Government injects £300m into youth music teaching hubs

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Ministers have announced that £300 million will go towards 121 Music Education Hubs in England over the next four years.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 11:25AM
Top 10 biggest stories of the week

Top 10 biggest stories of the week

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The biggest stories on MI Pro this week have been a mixture of trade appointments, musical world records and product reviews.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:50AM

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Influential cymbal maker Robert Paiste dies

Influential cymbal maker Robert Paiste dies

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Robert Paiste, family member, visionary cymbal maker and perennial company principal at Paiste has passed away.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 18th 2016 at 9:52AM
Learning a musical instrument is better than any brain-training app

Learning a musical instrument is better than any brain-training app

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We’ve all seen the abundance of apps on offer promising to improve maths ability, memory, language skills and more through brain training exercises and games.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 17th 2016 at 4:16PM
WATCH: Metallica performs Enter Sandman using toy instruments

WATCH: Metallica performs Enter Sandman using toy instruments

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Metallica appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to play an unusual version of their biggest hit.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 17th 2016 at 2:06PM