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As any jazz musician hopes to do, Moses Lake’s Nathan Fisher continues to walk at his own pace after graduating in June with a musical performance degree from Central Washington University. Fisher is preparing for his audition to be accepted into the exclusive Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz Performance at the University of California Los …

The ceremony, hosted by Broadway, film and television star Corbin Bleu, will be viewed at 7:30 p.m. by visiting JimmyAwards.com. It will remain online until Sunday July 18. The Jimmy Awards will host an evening of student ensemble and solo performances and will conclude with the awards for Best Performance by an Actress and Best …

Be ready before class starts. The transition from high school to college can be a big change for students as they… Be ready before class starts. The transition from high school to college can be a big change for students as they embark on their own, with many moving away from family and friends for …

Jam sessions have intensified across the region as local musicians prepare to battle in Battle of the Bands in August as part of Live and Local Toowoomba. Hosted by the Council’s Young Regional Toowoomba Leaders, Battle of the Bands will be an exceptional opportunity for musicians and bands ages 12 to 25 to showcase their …

[Music]  Cigar Box Guitar Workshop Shows that Less is More Andrew Fabian, [email protected] Count Steve Arvey among those who managed to thrive during the pandemic. The blues guitarist, educator and ambassador took his spare time away from the stage and, with the help of his guitar-shredding YouTube protege Dovydas, beefed up his own YouTube channel. …

Thomas Sleeper, longtime conductor and teacher at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, is battling ALS. The conductor Thomas Sleeper stood before the University of Miami’s student orchestra and prepared to lead them in what any informed observer would consider a likely train wreck. They were about to perform Richard Strauss’s Don Juan. …

The Garden State certainly doesn’t own it, but singer Lesley Gore will be inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame this fall alongside 23 other stars in music, literature, business, sports and public service. Gore, the ’60s teenage pop princess (‘ It’s my birthday ‘,’ You don’t own me ‘) who grew up in …

The best pop music is paradoxically about tactile transcendence – stimulating the senses to take you beyond their limits. That’s the kind of abstract conclusion you draw, anyway, after listening to the music of Cayenne – a 23-year-old Singaporean who calls herself Celine Autumn and who has just started releasing happily post-internet pop music. which …

Music has no borders for violinist Pedro Maia. At the age of 15, he made his debut with the ArtBrasilia Symphony Orchestra and currently performs with the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra. Maia will perform at TSO’s concert at the Celebrate America event in the city of Tallahassee on July 4th. This free community event begins at …

Getting an education is extremely important at any level, and many stars ensured that they secured a diploma or a degree before aiming for the big time. However, many others proved that you don’t need a degree to achieve your dreams. Whether it was leaving college with just a few credits short, or dropping out …