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May 21   -  

Food and Music: Balancing creativity and hard work

It is important for artists of any kind to find inspiration outside their craft. I write about nature on this blog a lot but for a while now I have been inspired by chefs and food. Cooking is my dad’s hobby and growing up I always knew how much ...

May 21   -  

CCM Spotlights Talented Young Performers and Acclaimed Guest Artists During Summer 2015 Performance Series

Young artists from all corners of the globe will make their way to Cincinnati this summer to work with CCM’s world-class faculty and renowned guest artists while in residence at the state-of-the-art CCM Village. CCM offers a wide array of high ...

May 21   -  

A Journey to Interstellar Space

John Coltrane is one of the most influential and imitated Jazz musicians to ever sound a note. I know the first music I ever heard Coltrane play is on the Miles Davis album “Kind of Blue” . That started me on a lifelong quest to ...

May 21   -  

Day 8: Far From a Virtuoso

So last night I went to a classical guitar concert with some friends who study music at UCT. And it was actually pretty cool. Except for the overwhelming amount of pretentiousness that surrounded the whole occasion. I’m sure that a lot of the ...

May 21   -  

Classical FM Handy Guides: Video Game Music (A Review)

I may not be able to tell the different between Beethoven or Mozart, or tell which of Vivaldi’s seasons I’m listening too, but I have always considered myself a lover of classical music. It wasn’t until I was sitting in the cinema ...

May 21   -  

Nashville Symphony Formalizes Partnership With NSA

from my Instagram feed: NSA dancers wait for their cue during a performance of Swan Lake with the Nashville Symphony at Schermerhorn, February 11, 2015 This week Nashville Symphony Education staff met with Oceana Sheehan , Assistant Principal of ...

May 21   -  

Thomas Tallis, Tudor Church Music (record 1), Choir of Kings Collage, Cambridge, Argo, UK, Stereo, 1965

I first came across the name Thomas Tallis via Vaughn Williams and his variations on a theme from Tallis. I have always loved this piece of music. It wasn’t until earlier this year I became aware of who the man himself was: one of ...

May 21   -  

"Pachelbel'ed ~!

There was a period in my life when I’d have ‘Pachelbel Canon’ playing on repeat, softly on the warm afternoons. I can’t remember very distinctly what I was going through in that period, but I remember it was the only track ...

May 21   -  

Classical music: Percussion ensemble Clocks in Motion joins UW-Madison ceramic artist in making an MFA installation a “smashing success.”

By Jacob Stockinger Loyal readers of this blog know very well the name of Mikko Rankin Utevsky. The young violist, baritone and conductor is a junior at the University of Wisconsin -Madison School of Music, where he studies with Pro Arte Quartet ...

May 21   -  

Finally! (or, Last Minute Poulenc Footage!)

Well the challenge hasn’t gone beyond day 10 (or 11?) … but nobody said it was meant to
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