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Music Librarian at Oakland Public Library

Dust Off Your Instrument and Play!

Dust Off Your Instrument and Play! Resources from the music collection at the Oakland Public Library to help you get back into playing your instrument, or learn a new one. Click here to read the complete blog. Advertisements

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House Concerts: A New Twist on a Centuries-Old Tradition

House concerts are once again gaining in popularity. Performing artists are looking to find creative approaches to reaching new and appreciative audiences, and ways to make a living doing what they love. Throughout history, from the early consorts of the … Continue reading

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You Too Can Play the Ukulele

Want to learn to play the ukulele? Do you already play and want to learn more tunes? The Oakland Public Library’s music collection has many ukulele instructional scores/CDs and songbooks you can borrow. Read the full blog here.

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