View Poll Results: Hardest Instrument to Learn?

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  • French Horn

    1 16.67%
  • Violin

    1 16.67%
  • Organ

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  • Bagpipe

    1 16.67%
  • Harp

    0 0%
  • Piano

    3 50.00%
  • Accordion

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  • Classical Guitar

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  • Drums

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Thread: Which is the hardest instrument to learn?

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    Default Which is the hardest instrument to learn?

    Just so you know I'm not biased, I used an online top 10 list to pick the choices for this poll.




    Piano is defo the most difficult, though.

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    Speaking as a brass player, I can probably say that the french horn would be very hard to play well as there's a lot more than just blowing (lolbeans) going on.

    Also the violin is extremely hard to nail.


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    I found Piano quite easy honestly. I wasn't particularly good at reading music and the theory aspect of it, but the actual playing of the piano was simple enough.

    I think for me a wind instrument would be the hardest. I tried blowing into a trombone once and I couldn't even get a sound out of it, so yeah, probably something along those lines. I voted bagpipes cause I wouldn't even know where to start.

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    Cello was really tough for me to get to not sound like a dying seal

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pheesh View Post
    I found Piano quite easy honestly. I wasn't particularly good at reading music and the theory aspect of it, but the actual playing of the piano was simple enough.

    I think for me a wind instrument would be the hardest. I tried blowing into a trombone once and I couldn't even get a sound out of it, so yeah, probably something along those lines. I voted bagpipes cause I wouldn't even know where to start.
    Honestly easiest way to start off with brass is to - and I'm 100% serious - make a fart sound through the mouthpiece.


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    Piano is the only one I can remotely come close to playing.

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    I've never seen a piano in a marching band.

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    I've actually never really tried to learn an instrument. I've always wanted to play the piano and the drums, but I've never really had the opportunity to learn them.

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