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The history of Jazz is rife with disreputable tropes—brothels, gangsters, dives and dope. But transgressive or not, jazz is an art that prizes finding your own voice and it has always attracted an idiosyncratic cast of characters. Consider O.G. Jelly Roll Morton, borderline-sadistic practical joker Joe Venuti, cigar-chomping, wise-cracking, Yiddish-speaking Willie “The Lion” Smith, part-time …

Students and staff were quickly evacuated from the residential school building as help was called to the scene. They waited outside while four fire trucks arrived to deal with the situation. Fortunately, no one was injured in the incident. The school declared extensive damage to its Whiteley Hall and water damage to the school gymnasium. …

Flags were fluttering. Patriotic music played. Historical references were abundant. Stark County’s 1976 U.S. Bicentennial celebration included activities ranging from formal ceremonies to fireworks, but Tom Haas, then young head of the Canton’s American Revolutionary Bicentennial Commission, remembers a simple memory that seems to symbolize the celebration. “The city of Canton has decided that the …

Music School Software Market (2021 Update) The Global Music School Software Market report delivers information on the global industry including valuable facts and figures. This research study explores the global market in detail, such as industry chain structures, raw material suppliers, along with manufacturing. The Music School Software Sales Market examines major segments of the …

Food and community are at the heart of Laekan Zea Kemp’s debut novel, Somewhere between bitter and sweet (Little, Brown), so it’s no surprise that the book’s bustling restaurant setting was inspired in part by the experiences of Kemp’s longtime partner, who worked in a restaurant as a teenager. “He would have all these hilarious …

by Michael Caruso The Philadelphia Orchestra’s last “virtual” concert of its 2020-21 regular season delivered one of its most compelling schedules since the suspension of “in-person” performances at the start of the COVID-19 lockdown. Led by Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin, the music list opened with the Overture from Mozart’s opera, “The Magic Flute,” followed by …

ANN ARBOR, MI – Tony-nominated musical theater actor Michael McElroy has been named president of the School of Music, Theater and Dance at the University of Michigan. McElroy, whose appointment was approved by the Board of Regents on June 17, will begin his term this fall, succeeding Vincent Cardinal, who has served as president since …

Staff members at the University of Auckland’s music school claim they’re being silenced and students are suffering without help in the wake of revelations a former head of the school sexually groomed and exploited students over 20 years. Alison Mau reports. Staff at Auckland University’s music school allege students have been left waiting for mental …

Through IANS MUMBAI: On World Music Day Monday, singer-songwriter Shekhar Ravjiani of popular duo Vishal-Shekhar shared his take on remixes, which currently play a dominant role in Bollywood music. “There was a time when remixes also had a strong, fresh and creative approach, which made them popular with people. They were also a great way …