EXPLORING MUSIC


THE GUITAR ENSEMBLE AT BSM

Bloomingdale now has a Guitar Ensemble! Learn about the inspiration behind this unique ensemble, new to BSM.

TABLA: DRUMS OF NORTH INDIA

Tabla is the most famous percussion instrument of North India. It is most commonly used in North Indian classical music.

THE OBOE

The oboe, a double reed instrument in the woodwind family, is one of the most beautiful, important, and unique musical instruments.

THE SAXOPHONE

The saxophone is one of the most unique and versatile wind instruments of all time.

THE VIOLA

When thinking of string instruments, the viola often is forgotten amongst its smaller and larger cousins, yet its rich, dark timbre and interesting history make taking a closer look worthwhile.

THE GUITAR

The guitar comes in many different shapes, sounds, sizes, and styles, and can be heard in concert halls, rock arenas, and street corners.