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The Dr. Grier Williams School of Music at the University of West Florida will present a Chamber Winds Faculty and Friends Concert on Monday March 28 at 7:30 p.m.. The show will take place at Rolfs Music Hall in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, Building 82, on the Pensacola campus. The Chamber Winds …

EASTHAMPTON — Although construction of the new Mountain View School is still underway, complaints are being raised about the music room’s practice and performance space inside the $109 million building. An online petition launched last week by Shelby Hyvonen, a parent of two who is part of the college band and parent volunteer for the …

THE WOODLANDS, TX – Spring break is approaching for students – and teachers – in the Conroe Independent School District, and parents and guardians everywhere are wondering what to do with their little loved ones. The Woodlands is renowned for its spring break camps, but how about some camp-free hookups for the whole family? Now, …

Kitty Dubin is celebrating her 25th birthday this year by teaching playwriting classes at Oakland University. She established the first class in 1997 and now teaches beginner and advanced classes, which are offered through both the School of Music, Theater and Dance and the Creative Writing program, which is part of the Department of English. …

As a professional dancer, she traveled the world, but also performed in juvenile correction centers, inspiring disadvantaged young people. Today, as Dean Phyllis and Andrew Berwick and professor of dance at the OU School of Music and Dance, Sabrina Madison-Cannon promotes the advancement of women in higher education by advocating for the gender equity and …

Erik Christian Peterson, who holds a doctorate in musical arts, will be the new executive director of the Taos School of Music (TSOM). In a press release, TSOM Board Chair Joan Woodard said she was “delighted to welcome a uniquely skilled Executive Director who will be invaluable in building community relationships with Taos and Taos.” …

Feb. 20 – POTSDAM – Plans for a memorial for SUNY Potsdam music education major Elizabeth Howell, who was killed Friday night, are underway on campus. A vigil is scheduled to take place on Monday. Plans were still in the works Sunday afternoon, according to university spokeswoman Alexandra M. Jacobs-Wilke. “We work with students who …

ST. JOHN’S, NL — Maggie Burton had never run for public office before running for general council in the 2017 municipal election in St. John’s. But a campaign based on taking a more progressive approach to governing in Newfoundland and Labrador’s capital certainly resonated with voters, and it did four years later when it sought …

As the XXIV Olympic Winter Games take place in Beijing, China, we look back 42 years to the XIII Olympic Winter Games which were held in Lake Placid from February 13, 1980 to February 24, 1980. Land of the Miracle on Ice and speed skater Eric Heiden winning five gold medals, the Lake Placid Winter …

Posted February 3, 2022 7:01 PM by West Side Rag By Dena Twain District 3 parents are unhappy with the choices available to them as they face the March 1 deadline for New York City Department of Education (DOE) high school applications . The Zone 3 School District Community Education Council (CEC3) met Wednesday night …

Editor’s Note: This story makes mention of sexual violence. Students at the Jacobs School of Music said they continued to feel unheard after faculty and other university staff held a town hall Monday night to discuss the recent investigation of the Indiana Daily Student regarding allegations of sexual assault by current jazz student Chris Parker. …

PETAL, Miss. (WDAM) – Five months ago, Kristi Linton was fighting for her life. She was diagnosed with COVID-19 in August 2021 and was eventually admitted to the University of Mississippi Medical Center, according to WDAM. “The doctors didn’t think I was going to make it,” Linton said. “I told my family that they had …

Nothing beats the satisfying feeling of unwrapping the perfect Christmas present or opening a long-awaited school acceptance letter. Azusa Pacific University alumnus Erick Quintanilla ’11, MM ’13, had the same magical feeling the first time he opened a saxophone case in his 7th grade band class. From the moment Quintanilla laid eyes on the shining …

AVON, Ohio — Three musicians from Avon High School are very excited about their next chance in the spotlight. In fact, you could say they’re jazzed up. Senior Zack Britting, who plays baritone saxophone; junior Anthony Kwasny on trombone; and second Eli Leder, on bass, are among 17 Ohio students selected to perform with the …

The 10th Annual North Carolina High School Organ Festival and Competition will be held Friday, January 28 through Sunday, January 30 at the host school, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) and Augsburg Lutheran Church in Winston-Salem. Some events are open to the public free of charge. Competitors are expected from …

Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts DEAN OF THE MUSIC SCHOOL In a city renowned for its international outlook and connectivity, the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts plays a unique and influential role in the development of future generations of performing artists, including performers, practitioners, designers and technicians. The Academy’s six schools: Chinese opera, …

Neil Nongkynrih, the Shillong-based pianist who transformed a group of Shillong musicians into a world-class multi-genre choir, died Wednesday evening in Mumbai. Nongkynrih, founder, conductor and mentor of the Shillong Chamber Orchestra, was admitted to Reliance Hospital in Mumbai after a sudden ulcer rupture, which led to emergency surgery. But according to William Basaiawmoit, the …

HELENA – From elementary school to middle school, holiday music concerts have changed over the past two years due to COVID-19. Yet despite the need to adapt, holiday cheer is still in the air for college students. Last year there was no vacation program for students at Jefferson Elementary School “Strange void. What month is …

Musicians in Action and Guitar Center Music Foundation team up to help drum educator Gerald and Jacquelyn Malone (Courtesy photo) Musicians in Action, Inc. (MIA) and Guitar Center Music Foundation have come together to help TJ Fisher present alternative careers to urban youth. Gerald and Jacquelyn Malone, President and CEO of MIA, have respectfully dedicated …

Elliot Doyle was awarded a scholarship from the Augustana University School of Music for the 2021-22 academic year. The scholarship is designed to recognize students’ musical talents, their ability to contribute to the excellence of AU ensembles and to make an Augustana education more affordable. Four School of Music scholarships are available including the Pro …

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and School of Music is proud to announce that Maestro Bramwell Tovey has undertaken to enter into a new five-year contract with the expanded title of Principal conductor and artistic director. The new agreement is effective immediately and runs until August 2026. The extraordinary Grammy-winning and Juno-winning composer, conductor and pianist …

Artium Academy, a Mumbai-based online music education platform, launched music learning courses in southern India on Tuesday. The academy has also recruited prominent Carnatic singer Aruna Sairam, popular South Indian movie-playing singer KS Chitra and vocal training expert Ananth Vaidyanathan as members of its board. “India has a rich musical tradition, but unfortunately there has …

Rather than an obscure cabal taking the members’ best voters, considering them, and still making their own final decision on the nominees, the Recording Academy says those choices are pure: whoever got the most votes from their peers in the world. The music industry is who is listed on the final ballot. Do you see …

Acclaimed Russian pianist Katya Grineva returns to Carnegie Hall for its highly anticipated annual holiday concert for one night only on Monday, December 27. Celebrating her 20th appearance at the Stern Auditorium, Katya is the most performed female solo artist at this iconic venue. In what has become a seasonal tradition for local New York …

The violin chain recently discussed the new program with Marc Clodfelter, Acting Director of the Music School of University of Delaware. The University of Delaware was founded in 1743 and offers 148 bachelor’s programs, 121 master’s programs, and 55 doctoral programs at its eight colleges. How does your music school fit into this great organization? …

Nearly 700 University of Michigan faculty members signed a open letter dated October 21, requesting that Professor Bright Sheng of the School of Music, Drama and Dance be reinstated as a teacher in his undergraduate composition seminar within a month of retiring from the course. The letter also asks the University to issue a public …

Posted on October 30, 2021 8:14 AM Whatever their living environment, everyone has a story to tell and a brand to market. Soon they will have a platform to showcase their talents at Off The Charts Media in Palmerton. Owner Jocelyn Russo said the school has partnered with Off The Charts School of Music at …

Please join the Advancement Office in welcoming Saxton Rose as Dean of the School of Music on Wednesday, October 27 at 6 p.m. at Watson Hall. This event will feature a conversation between Dean Rose and Acting Vice-Chancellor for Advancement, Rich Whittington, followed by a question-and-answer session and cocktail party. Register to attend Contact: John …

For five decades, singer, songwriter and musician Steve Wariner has had a long and successful career in the world of country music. His combination of talent and drive has earned him four Grammy Awards, over 50 Billboard singles and 14 number one songs. But before establishing himself as a major recording artist and award-winning songwriter, …

Radha Windham opened the Radha School of Music in 2016 at the age of 18. (Trent Thompson / Community Impact Newspaper) Not all businesses start with a Craigslist ad, but the origins of the Radha Windham School of Music can be traced back to one. At the age of 16, Windham found a student on …

“The sound of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band has changed the way listeners connect to music, ”said Donna Parsons, who was a lecturer at the University of Iowa School of Music and an expert on pop music, the Beatles in particular. “Its revolutionary status was rooted in the nature of experimentation and the science …

Names like Samuel Barber and George Gershwin are well associated with the “American style” of classical music. But, they are just the tip of the classic American iceberg. Fans of classical music history will know that the all too famous Antonín Dvořák’s “American Symphony” is partly inspired by black spiritualities, as well as themes from …

As has been rightly said, music is indeed the universal language of humanity. There is hardly anyone alive who does not appreciate or love music. Some choose to listen to it while others agree to be a part of it. And then some plan an instrument or produce or compose music. Whether it is a …

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The Old Dominion University now has an Executive Director for its F. Ludwig Diehn School of Music. Juilliard School graduate Emily Ondracek-Peterson will head ODU’s music department after nationwide research. Ondracek-Peterson has an outstanding musical history, including undergraduate and graduate degrees from Juilliard, an MBA specializing in Business Strategy, Leadership and …

From school to hostel to school again Tuesday, September 28, 2021 5:57 PM Last update: Tuesday, September 28, 2021 6:09 PM Posted: Tuesday September 28, 2021 5:57 PM Joanne wallenstein Hits: 57 The School Lane building, now home to the Hoff Barthelson School of Music, has a rich history, beginning as a girls’ school in …

Click to enlarge Sam Goodman and Joel Zigman open Deeply Rooted Music School in Arvada. Jeff Warnock Sam Goodman and Joel zigman are classically trained musicians who cut their teeth as elementary school music educators in Jefferson County. Teaching children was a rewarding endeavor, they say, but they always felt that music education, both public …

April 11, 1930 – September 15, 2021 Bob Krone lived every moment of his 91st birthday to the full. After graduating from USC, Bob joined the US Air Force. As a member of the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, he was the first squadron commander to complete 100 combat missions in northern Vietnam and was awarded …

September 23, 2021 Christopher Hanning, Dean of the Wells School of Music, says: “Many of ourthe community does not realize that our teachers’ performances are open to the public, andthat our expert teachers, who perform nationally and internationally, can be heardFREE and in an intimate and personal setting. ” The Fall Faculty Recital Series includes: …

UK, MR Precision Reports published the research report entitled Global Music school software Industry 2021 presents an analytical study of the global Music School Software market including detailed analysis of the current and historical performance of the Music School Software market globally. The competitive landscape of the Music School Software industry is also assessed in …

Sphinx Virtuosi, a chamber orchestra comprised of some of the country’s finest classical black and Latin soloists, will return to UNCSA to perform Tracing Visions, a program that aims to challenge and evolve the classical canon by illuminating a new way of listening, sharing and expression. To buy tickets The group’s third concert at UNCSA …

The research report entitled Global Music school software Industry 2021 presents an analytical study of the global Music School Software market including detailed analysis of the current and historical performance of the Music School Software market globally. The competitive landscape of the Music School Software industry is also assessed in this research study. The analyst …

Helga and Gary Westerhoff presented a check for $ 7,500 to the Friends of the Metuchen Arts Council, the non-profit organization whose mission is to help fund the programming of the Metuchen Arts Council. “With this incredible gift, the Westerhoffs continue to be a leader in supporting the arts and culture in our borough. We …

The Hoff-Barthelson School of Music will kick off its 2021-22 school year by offering exciting new classes for all ages and resuming the in-person delivery of most of its programs – including lessons, classes and ensembles – following an impeccable safety record during the 2020-21 school year season and 2021 summer session. Students wishing to …

A few years after the Taliban ousted in 2001, and with Afghanistan still in ruins, Ahmad Sarmast left his home in Melbourne, Australia, with a mission: to revive music in his homeland. The school he founded was a unique experience of inclusion for the war-torn nation – with orphans and street children in the student …

Inland Northwest Opera takes Little Red Riding Hood to eastern Washington and northern Idaho with classic characters and story, but with a few twists and turns. As the tale suggests, the wolf likes the idea of ​​eating things, but his stomach is so sensitive that even if you only talk about food, his stomach starts …

The number of musicians teaching online is growing, and many who were initially skeptical of online lessons are now more comfortable with the idea. Jayanthi Kumaresh The Jayanthi Kumaresh Academy for Veena, launched during the pandemic, attended 20 masterclasses. Students from all over the world – especially from Africa, Singapore, and the United States – …

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. …

Valgene “Val” Phillips was many things to many people, and the following tributes were kindly shared with me to celebrate his memory with you: Fred Tempas: I first met Val as a naïve 17-year-old Humboldt State freshman. Like many others, I was looking for what it was that I would be doing there. I had …

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 …

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 …