Latest News for: Music lectures


Overcoming Fear: ‘Can We Try It In Cow?’

Vermillion Plain Talk 08 Dec 2023
I hadn’t had great experiences with public music performances, so I avoided it at all costs ... After my first attempt, one little girl asked if I was going to be the music leader, and I said yes ... Using music that way was more effective in helping them understand than all the lectures I could give ... “What does color have to do with music?”.

Folk music stars join protests over plans to axe Gaelic at Aberdeen University

The Guardian 08 Dec 2023
... scholars, lecturers and politicians over plans by the University of Aberdeen to axe its languages courses.

A/E: Sparkling talent finds jazz outlet

The Norman Transcript 08 Dec 2023
School of Music organ performance major Galina Brauer was among those ... It broadens my horizons and understanding of music.” ... “School of Music in particular is very supportive of anything,” she said ... Brauer gave Spritzer, Coordinator of Jazz Studies Professor Jay Wilkinson and Lecturer of Music in Jazz Studies Dr ... Life in America influences the music.

1998: Mayo Clinic to open an office in Dubai

Post Bulletin 08 Dec 2023
1998 25 years ago The Miss Minnesota pageant is moving to St. Cloud after 33 years in Austin ... Several educational projects are in the works ... Police Chief Newsome lectured the boys and let them go, informing them he would talk to their parents. At the Bach Music Company, a new 88-note player piano and bench is $385, which includes delivery.

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Dec. 7-14

LA Daily News 07 Dec 2023
Join in the first night of Hanukkah’s three blessings, followed by the lighting of the first candle for 2023, plus music by 8th Day and Hanukkah treats, 5-7.30 p.m ... The event includes live music, Hanukkah food treats and concludes with a fireworks show ... MUSIC ... Music guild president Tom Neenan gives a pre-concert lecture, 7.10 p.m.

Album by 'đàn nhị' artist presents contemporary version of traditional music

Vietnam News 06 Dec 2023
HÀ NỘI — Sixteen years after her debut album in 2007, Vietnamese two-string fiddle artist Dương Thùy Anh has released her newest album to celebrate her 40-year journey in music ... A graduate of the Hà Nội College of Art, majoring in the two-string fiddle, Thùy Anh currently is a lecturer at the Traditional Music Instrument Department.

The enduring wartime spirit that powers classic Christmas songs

The Conversation 06 Dec 2023
It was written for the musical Meet Me in St Louis (1944), only part of which is set at Christmas – but no matter. Its music and lyrics by Hugh Martin have come to represent the epitome of the classic Christmas song ... Thus Sinatra’s musical version of a 1950s American Christmas was firmer, less poignant.

What Might Your Taste In Music Say About Your Moral Compass?

IFL Science 05 Dec 2023
"Our study provides compelling evidence that music preferences can serve as a window into an individual's moral values," Dr Charalampos Saitis, one of the senior authors of the study and Lecturer in Digital Music Processing at Queen Mary University of London’s School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, said in a statement.

Biting, kicking, hurling blocks. Preschools struggle with California law limiting expulsion

Hastings Tribune 05 Dec 2023
LOS ANGELES -- Kristin Hills is at her wits' end with how to handle the chaos in her preschool classrooms ... "But it's hard." ... One parent she interviewed described how the family car ride to preschool went from being a daily moment of connection while listening to music to a stern disciplinary lecture on how the child needed to sit still ... .

9-Year-old Singer/songwriter Releases Debut Album and Singles on Global Streaming Platforms

Maryville Daily Forum 04 Dec 2023
Prior to these concerts, Aaria was profiled by the Montreal Academy of Music at the age of 5 for her live performances of Beethoven and Broadway classics ... Children can follow Aaria’s lectures on music, science and chess under the respectively named playlists at the above social media channels.

Paul Cherry

Vermillion Plain Talk 04 Dec 2023
Early in his tenure at USD he began teaching music history, and he subsequently earned a Ph.D ... The annual class discussing proportion in classic art, sculpture, and music, for example, became known as “The Naughty Bellybutton Lecture.” He was awarded the USD Outstanding Teacher Award and the 1999 Belbas-Larson Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Music professor hands over the baton

RNZ 04 Dec 2023
Some music you don't forget, especially if it was your responsibility to copy out all the parts by hand. That was one of the early jobs Peter Adams landed at Otago University's music department ... It obviously didn't put him off working there, he ended up becoming the music professor himself ... "They are one of the best examples of good community music.

‘I’ve been sacked for asking for time off to tour’: the perils of being a musician with a second job

The Observer 04 Dec 2023
The first Musicians’ Census recently found that almost half of working UK musicians earn less than £14K a year from music ... We spoke to three visibly successful musicians about the difficulties and realities of balancing a career in music and a “parallel life” ... I work for Wipe Out, a music publisher in the north-east.

Caesars Foundation of Floyd County awards $350k in grants

Cleburne Times-Review 04 Dec 2023
This fall, the Caesars Foundation Board of Directors allocated $350,000 to fund organizations supporting Floyd county residents in the biannual grant cycle ... Photo provided ... -Community Music Alliance is receiving $11,500 to provide a concert, masterclasses, and lectures free of charge to the community from two world-class musicians ... -S ... -St ... ....

Qatar Museums concludes World Wide Walls International Mural Festival

Gulf-Times 03 Dec 2023
... the MENA region with inspiring and thought-provoking artistic works.The World Wide Walls organization has evolved into a global network of artists, hosting gallery shows, lecture series, art and music schools, mural projects, and live art installations across the globe.