Music School

‘This Is Us’ Series Finale Review and Recap Made Us Cry the Perfect Amount

At the start of the It’s us finale, all-time great emoter Randall Pearson (Sterling K. Brown) effectively sums up my mood about writing this farewell to the NBC drama: “I’m fine. I am rightly sad and I am rightly anxious about this eulogy. Last week, the extended Pearson clan said …

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Disability businesses struggle to stay afloat

Yangyel Lhaden Almost six months after the Disabled People’s Organization (DPO), with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), established four businesses for people with disabilities (PwD), only one music school is operational today. The prolonged lockdown has severely hampered businesses. …

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The Manhattan School of Music held the 2022 gala in New York’s iconic Rainbow Room

The Manhattan School of Music (MSM) hosted its 2022 Gala on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at the Rainbow Room, Rockefeller Plaza, New York City. The gala honored Trustee Emeritus Carla Bossi-Comelli (HonDMA ’20) and celebrated the 30th anniversary of the School’s prestigious Orchestral Performance Program (OPP). Hosted by Isabel Leonard …

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Music Exec Justin Lubliner Buys a Sleek Los Angeles Home – DIRT

In the early 2000s, while still a student in his twenties at USC School of Music, Justin Lubliner formed the marketing and public relations firm The Darkroom. . He then converted the company into a record label and consulted with Republic Records’ A&R team, and eventually partnered with Interscope Recordings. …

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Friends of Music Helps Fund New Drums for Martinsburg High School Band | Journal-news

MARTINSBURG — Friends of Music recently awarded Martinsburg High School a $500 grant to help purchase new drums for its marching band. The school’s band director, Casie Rogers Adams, applied for the grant as part of a successful effort to raise money from the community to replace all of the …

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How Music Attracted Me From The Age Of Nine – Zilly Tiger

Oguro Ibos, better known as Zilly Tiger A of the life’s greatest discoveries is for find your goal the word go. It creates a sense of direction and builds a wall against misguided beliefs and advice. Italy-based Nigerian singer, Oguro Ibos popularly known as Zilly Tigers was blessed to have …

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Greenpoint this week: Angels Cafe, Our Voices exhibit and more

Hello Greenpointers, Looks like it’s shaping up to be another dreary and gray weekend. Wake me up when summer has officially started. Take a first look at a cool new exhibit coming to North Brooklyn – a celebration of fifty years of neighborhood activism. Meet the new resident of Newtown …

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Coffee On The Go: Central Station will add a location at Wilmette Metra Station

Wilmette commuters will soon have a more convenient way to get their morning caffeine fix. Central Station Coffee & Tea is expected to open a secondary location inside the Wilmette Metra station, possibly by mid-summer, according to store owner Katie Degen. Wilmette Village Council on Tuesday May 10 approved a …

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Spend the summer with the Hoff-Barthelson School of Music

Enrollment is now underway for the Hoff-Barthelson School of Music’s popular summer arts program for students entering grades 1-10 and for students of all ages, Summer School. About the Summer Art Program The popular Hoff-Barthelson School of Music Summer Arts Program is the perfect setting for an engaging, challenging and …

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McNary’s Music Celebration Lights Elsinore

McNary High School Performing Arts Groups held their celebration of music at the historic Elsinore Theater in Salem on Tuesday, May 3, in what is hoped to be the first of a new annual tradition. Carlos Sanchez plays clarinet during wind ensemble rehearsals for McNary’s Music Celebration at the Elsinore …

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DJ Q&A: Candice Choi | Culture & Leisure

CREATING HARMONY ONE NOTE AT A TIME: CURRENT MUSICIANS DIRECTOR CANDICE CHOI CREATES A COMMUNITY FOR STUDENTS, YOUNG AND OLD. DJ: You are a music teacher and director of a school for musicians. How did you come to your profession? CC: I was born and raised in Daly City. Both …

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Seattle Opera and the PNB Orchestra will share the stage for the benefit of Ukraine

Seattle show for Ukraine: “We have to react, especially now, and take this music back”. It’s a premier music event in Seattle, all to benefit Ukrainian artists. Seattle Opera and Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra announced that they would organize a concert for Ukraine. Seeing either band alone is a special …

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The Outer Banks Voice – Artrageous Kids Art Festival will bring magic to Dowdy Park

MAY 7 ARTRAGEOUS Kids Art Festival will bring magic to Dowdy Park By Story submitted on May 2, 2022 Presented by PNC Bank Families are invited to enjoy free interactive visual and performing arts at the 33rd Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival presented by PNC Bank, which will be held …

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The TTU School of Music will give an end-of-year concert on May 1 | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Here is a press release from Texas Tech University: WHAT: The Texas Tech University School of Music, part of the JT & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts, will be performing and will feature the university’s college choirs and symphony orchestra. WHEN: 7:30 …

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NCPA Announces Inauguration of SHRUTINANDAN Music Center of Excellence NCPA

The National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA), India’s premier performing arts institute, announces the inauguration of the ‘SHRUTINANDAN NCPA Center of Excellence in Music’, a music academy dedicated to the preservation, propagation and perpetuation of Indian music. The academy is in association with Shrutinandan of Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty, Kolkata, …

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Olivia Rodrigo reunites with two ‘High School Musical’ bandmates: Pic – Billboard

When Olivia Rodrigo and her co-stars sang “We are all in the same boat” on High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, they really meant it. Julia Lester and Larry Saperstein, who played Rodrigo’s high school comedians on the show, attended the Sour Tour on Tuesday, April 26, to meet …

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The U de I music school celebrates its 125th anniversary

Urbana, IL (WCIA) The University of Illinois School of Music will celebrate its 125th anniversary from April 29 through May1, 2022, with a weekend of special concerts that showcase the talent and range of itsstudents, teachers, alumni and community artists. Concerts at Smith Memorial Hall are free and do not …

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Rachel Hagans breaks 41-year-old high school long jump record

History links UK Invitational Results (PDF) Murray State’s Rachel Hagans was the top performer on the Racer women’s track and field team at the Kentucky Invitational and Illinois Invitational At the British Athletics Complex in Lexington, Kentucky, Hagans broke Murray …

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IP High Court Dismisses Music School Students’ Copyright Infringement Claim

(No. 10022 (Ne) of 2020, IP High Court (March 18, 2021)) Article 1 BACKGROUND The plaintiffs (those who operate music schools) sued the defendant (JASRAC) for declaratory relief regarding the non-existence of liability for damages for copyright infringement, claiming that the lessons and miscellaneous types of performances played in music …

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School board approves optional instructor and musical trip to Valley Fair – Crookston Times

Jess Bengtson Chief Editor After approving consent items on the agenda, including the resignation of two primary school teachers from Highland Elementary and approving the hiring of a new agricultural instructor for Crookston High School and two contracts administrative assistant for CHS, the Crookston School Board has approved the addition …

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Composer Harrison Birtwistle dies aged 87 | Classical music

Harrison Birtwistle, one of Britain’s greatest songwriters, has died aged 87. Birtwistle’s compositions of uncompromising modernism – ranging from large-scale grand opera to intimate pieces for solo piano – have dominated British music for more than five decades. He was born in Accrington in 1934 and as a young clarinetist …

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Labette County High School Students Receive Music Awards | News

ALTAMONT — Labette County High School senior Marlee Mikel received the National School Choral Award at her final high school concert Monday. The award is the highest honor for high school choir performers, recognizing singular merit, ability, and achievement of outstanding contributions to the success of the school’s vocal program. …

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Prizes awarded at the Carl Nielsen International Competition 2022 | News

The winners of the Carl Nielsen International Competition were announced last night in Odense, with a surprise joint first prize for the violin discipline. Hans Christian Aavik and Bohdan Luts both received first prize from the violin jury, chaired by Noah Bendix-Balgley. Although the price has not yet been decided, …

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These 3 hits prove that Apple TV+ is a serious competitor to streaming

CODA, Breakup and slow horses all appeared in the top 10 most-watched movies and TV shows of this week. Each is from Apple TV+, and they show the streaming service has become a strong contender against Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+. Perhaps that will quell lingering doubts about Apple’s foray into …

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William Long Named 2022 Arts Division Alumni Distinguished Graduate Student

Each year, the five academic divisions of UC Santa Cruz—Arts, Baskin School of Engineering, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Physical and Biological Sciences—select a former graduate/a/i student as their Honored graduate student. The awards ceremony for the 2022 cohort will take place on April 23 during the graduate weekend. UC Santa …

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Source Music denies allegations that LE SSERAFIM’s Kim Ga-ram was a school bully

Source Music has publicly denied allegations that Kim Ga-ram, a member of upcoming girl group LE SSERAFIM, was a school bully. Less than a day after the label introduced Kim as a member of the group, a number of netizens claimed that the 16-year-old singer had been involved in bullying …

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Harrison School of Music and New City School of Music to Perform in Elvis’ Hometown: Free Live Stream Available

(Photo: Harrison School of Music) Thirty students from Harrison & New City School of Music will perform at the Guest House at Graceland in Memphis, TN on Thursday, April 7 at 3:30 p.m. EST. Birthplace of Elvis, there are two full days of music from schools across the country featuring …

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Community tells IU that Jacobs ‘time is up’ for not following up on sexual misconduct policies

Editor’s note: This story includes mention of sexual assault. A group of students dressed in black armed themselves with umbrellas and hand-drawn signs. They endured falling temperatures and pouring rain outside the East Studio Building to protest along with more than 150 other students and community members demanding a change …

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Yo-Yo Ma plays Mozart with Afghan refugees in Portugal | International

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Renowned American cellist Yo-Yo Ma joined refugees from the National Institute of Music of Afghanistan in Lisbon, the Portuguese capital, on Tuesday for a performance of Mozart’s Eine kleine Nachtmusik. Ma joined young Afghan and Portuguese musicians on a small stage at the National Conservatory, where …

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Nazareth College uses the power of music to raise funds for a sister school in Ukraine

PITTSFORD, NY (WROC) – More of the Rochester community is showing support for Ukraine, this time from Nazareth College. Through the power of music, Nazareth College put on a heartwarming show not only to raise funds for its sister school in Ukraine, but to unite international students around the world …

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Obituary: Daniel Albert Kirouac

Daniel Albert Kirouac AUBURN – Daniel Albert Kirouac, 68, of Auburn, Maine, passed away peacefully in his sleep on March 7, 2022, at his home. Dan was born in Lewiston, Maine on October 26, 1953, to Paul J. Kirouac and Dorilda M. (Cote) Kirouac and was educated at Lewiston Schools. …

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Ripon Area School District to Maintain Separate Group Stations for Middle and High Schools | News

Residents of the Ripon Area School District listen as the school board discuss the replacement of Ripon High School Orchestra Director Sandy Polcyn, who is retiring at the end of this school year. Photo by Joe Schulz The Ripon Area School District (RASD) will hire a full-time employee to fill …

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Kent State School of Music to commemorate May 4 shooting with Severance performance

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Glauser School of Music at Kent State University will bring nearly 300 students to the Severance Music Center on May 2 for an event commemorating the May 4, 1970 shooting in Kent State. The performance, titled “Stories of Peace, Protest, and Reflection,” will primarily feature students …

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Imagining a new photography studio in Olcott | Local News

OLCOTT – Jessica Stewart has been working as a professional photographer for four years, but took a big step last October, moving her work out of her home and into her new studio on East Main Street. “It works really well,” Stewart said of the new workspace. “I knew it …

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Council Briefs: Variety of Issues Addressed at March 7 Council Meeting

With Mayor John Muhlfeld out of town for the March 7 city council meeting, Deputy Mayor Frank Sweeney and councilors successfully dealt with a myriad of agenda items. Main water supply rejection approved In an unusual twist on typical council procedure, the director of public works, Craig Workman, asked the …

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Jamie Call Blankinship Receives UNC Board of Governors Award for Teaching Excellence

Jamie Call Blankinship, an alumnus and longtime faculty member of UNCSA, has been named the recipient of the 2022 University of North Carolina (UNC) Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching. Blankinship is Director of the Stage Management Program at UNCSA’s School of Design and Production (D&P). She is …

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Ron Miles, discreet master of the jazz cornet, died at 58

He started playing the trumpet in college, as part of a summer music program, and dedicated himself to the instrument as a student at East High School. Mr. Miles played in the jazz band alongside future actor Don Cheadle, who played saxophone, and soon began an apprenticeship with respected Denver …

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HBAAT and V+: Cultural space and municipal cinema MarcqenBarœul

Hart Berteloot Atelier Architecture Territoire (HBAAT) in Lille and V plus in Brussels won the 2017 competition and were commissioned by the town of Marcq-en-Baroeul, in Hauts-de-France, to design a new cinema on Place Doumer.The municipality wanted a building illustrating a modern cultural system for Marcq-en-Baroeul, where the arts come …

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Lecturer Kitty Dubin Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Playwriting Donated to OU – 2022 – School of Music, Theater & Dance – News – OU Magazine

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 …

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Concord Town Crier for March 6, 2022

PENACOOKCommunity meals ■The Open Door Community Kitchen serves free hot, nutritious meals every Monday and Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Penacook United Church. Meals are served in Fellowship Hall, please use the rear parking lot entrance door. Everyone is welcome. CHERYL STINSON [email protected] WESTERN COASTPet vaccines ■ Visit …

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WIU Festival celebrates new music

The Western Illinois University School of Music will host its 35th annual New Music Festival on Monday and Tuesday. Events will take place in Browne Hall and the College of Fine Arts and Communication Recital Hall on the Macomb campus. WIU School of Music professor James Romig and assistant professor …

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Music teacher hailed by Gateshead School for inspiring harmonious learning

A music teacher with over ten years experience teaching children in Gateshead has been praised by pupils and staff. Lesley Mathison, who has been teaching music at Roman Road Primary School since September, has received wonderful feedback from pupils in a school-led survey. Students as young as five years old …

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Former Eastman School of Music student tries to escape Kiev

ROCHESTER, NY – An Eastman School of Music graduate attempts to escape the city of Kiev, Ukraine as Russian troops continue their assault on the country. “Everyone is nervous here right now,” said violinist Kostia Lukyniuk. “It’s very stressful, but you know, we’re holding on.” What do you want to …

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Goulburn’s Hume Conservatorium will showcase a new creative district during a musical weekend | Goulburn post

news, Want to have fun at the Hume Conservatorium? Well, you have the chance to do so when the music school opens its doors and welcomes the community to go discover the new creative district and make music. Last December, the conservatory received $10,000 from the Veolia Mulwaree Trust. The …

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Opera Based on Italian Novel ‘The Leopard’ Debuts in Florida

MIAMI (AP) — A new opera based on the acclaimed Italian novel “The Leopard” makes its world debut in South Florida. Based on the 1958 novel by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, the opera premieres March 5-6 at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center in Cutler Bay, south Miami. The music …

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Music school gets green light from panel to subdivide land

An Evanston music studio is set to get city approval for plans to subdivide its property and stay in business. The Evanston Land Use Commission approved a 7-2 recommendation on February 23 allowing the Butcher Boy School of Music Production, 1224 Washington St., to split its lot.Studio owner Jim Tullio …

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American Idol winner Ruben Studdard will teach at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC).

Next month, American Idol season two winner Ruben Studdard will give a masterclass for performing arts majors at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC). The course, which will take place March 7 and 28, will include first-hand experience from Studdard on how to prepare for the music industry while …

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SBTV founder and music entrepreneur Jamal Edwards dies aged 31 | Jamal Edwards

Jamal Edwards, known for founding media platform SBTV, which helped catapult grime and a wave of new artists to a global audience, died Sunday morning at the age of 31. Edwards was also a director, author, DJ, entrepreneur and designer, and received an MBE in 2014 – when he was …

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Music teacher Liam Birch sentenced to 11 years in prison after treating school students

A music teacher guilty of a campaign of rape, abuse and grooming against six female students has been jailed for 11 years. Matthew Birch, who saw girls as ‘fair game’, lashed out at his victims while working in secondary schools in North Lanarkshire and Fife. The 45-year-old former police officer …

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Two Medway High School Choir students win seats at the 2022 All-State Music Festival

For immediate release MEDWAY – Principal John Murray and Choir Director Ashley Nelson-Oneschuk are pleased to announce the selection of two Medway High School Choir students to the All-State Music Festival. The festival is organized by the Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA), an association of the National Association for Music …

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High contact sports, more after-school music programs can resume in Ontario schools

High contact sports, choir and other extracurricular activities can resume in Ontario schools after a temporary pause in activities when students resumed in-person learning amid the Omicron wave. The province announced the changes Thursday. Some low-contact sports that allow for physical distancing like tennis are played in schools, but high-contact …

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Lior Poly overcame a lifetime of challenges to become a rising star

Lior Poly’s single “69 Letters”, released in August 2021, hit the Billboard charts and topped the iTunes charts. The music industry has become a bustling place for young talent in the age of social media and digitalization. Fortunately, passionate people don’t have to wait at the mercy of popular artists …

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Global Platinum Guitar Market Size, Value 2022-2029

Market research on the global turntable guitar market examines the performance of the Platinum guitar market 2022. It contains an in-depth analysis of the Turntable Guitar market status and competitive landscape globally. Global Turntable Guitar Market can be obtained through market details such as growth drivers, latest developments, Turntable Guitar …

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Sounds of the 1980 Winter Olympics: “Give it All You Got” by Chuck Mangione and the Crane School of Music compose a soundtrack for Lake Placid

As the XXIV Olympic Winter Games unfold 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, …

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West Side Rag » Parents unhappy with local high school options, as application deadline approaches

Posted on February 3, 2022 at 7:01 p.m. 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 …

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This is Us Season 6 Episode 5 Recap: Love and Connections

NBC this is us season 6 episode 5 “Heart and Soul” is out now. Directed by Chris Sullivan, Julia Brownell wrote today’s episode. The episode features Milo Ventimiglia as Jack Pearson, Mandy Moore as Rebecca Pearson, Sterling K Brown as Randall Pearson, Chrissy Metz as Kate Pearson, Hannah Zeile as …

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Show Choir Performance Group Added to Vocal Music Program for 2022-2023 School Year – The Lancer Feed

Group to mix singing, dancing in a class, performance format which will require acceptance through an audition process A typical show choir is a mix of dancing, singing, bold costumes and music to soothe the ears. For the 2022-2023 school year, Lafayette will reintroduce a show choir to its offer …

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Miss. teacher returning home after being hospitalized for 139 days with COVID-19

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 …

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A Crescendo of Opportunities – APU Articles

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 …

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MIAMI’S ELITE FROST MUSIC SCHOOL PRESENTS A WORLD PREMIERE OPERA BASED ON ONE OF THE GREATEST NOVELS OF ALL TIME LATER ADAPTED TO THE AWARD-WINNING CLASSIC FILM

THE LEOPARD Music by Michael Dellaira Libretto by JD McClatchy SATURDAY AND SUNDAY – MARCH 5 AND 6, 2022 South Miami-Dade Cultural Center for the Arts 10950 SW 211 St. Cutler Bay, FL 33189 786-573-5300/ SMDCAC.ORG Show time: 3:00 p.m. Based on Il GattopardoOne of the greatest literary works of …

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The Avon High School musicians have teamed up to perform at the Educator Conference Feb. 3-5

AVON, Ohio — Three Avon High School musicians 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 …

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Bands, choirs and night camps allowed

“For a while we had virtually no orchestral ensemble and no choir. Loading “When we started having ensemble groups training again, they were very split into very small age groups, so we couldn’t play together as one big ensemble. It was really sad because a lot of my close friends …

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Fall Line Now Has Late Night Electronic Music

Rein Tahk is the resident DJ at Fall Line Kitchen & Cocktails.Rein Tahk/Courtesy Photo Fall Line Kitchen & Cocktails in Vail Village adds a new option to Bridge Street’s nightlife scene. From now until the end of the ski season, resident DJ Rein Tahk will play original house music sets …

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Fermanagh united in grief over Ashling Murphy murder

THE PEOPLE of Fermanagh have joined in the outpouring of grief seen across Ireland in recent days following the murder of Tullamore teacher Ashling Murphy. From Belleek to Tempo, from Enniskillen to Roslea, vigils were held across the county this weekend in memory of the talented and much-loved 23-year-old who …

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Invercargill opera singing teacher speaks six languages ​​and is learning a seventh

Rewi Pene, a teacher at Invercargill School, speaks six languages, is learning a seventh and is an accomplished opera singer. Raised in a Maori-speaking family in the far north, he now passes on his love of languages ​​and music to students at Te Wharekura o Arowhenua Maori School in Invercargill. …

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Local Piano Students Share Gift of Music During Africana Telethon | Sunday stories

KINGSPORT — Carol Stone Piano Studio students have happily accepted an invitation to perform on Africana Telethon, sponsored by the Brooklyn Music Teachers Guild, Inc. The philanthropic virtual concert series took place on December 5 with donations from the telethon going to the Africana Project, which supports music education in …

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The founder of All4One in song with a new campus focused on music

Some 160 jobs are to be created over the next two years by the Irish Institute of Music and Song, which is investing 12 million euros in a new campus in Balbriggan, Co Dublin. The brainchild of One4All founder Michael P Dawson and his son Michael T Dawson, the campus …

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A student of Slain Towson University, the musical artist was nearly done with school

To print Wednesday, January 12, 2022Barry Simms, WBAL-TV 11 Relatives of a Towson University student who was shot and killed off campus remember a musical artist who had nearly graduated. Ikemefuna Eguh, from East Orange, New Jersey, started recording music in 2019, posting his work on YouTube and other social …

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2 teenage instrumentalists named 2021 Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Young Artist

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra has announced that flautist Abi Middaugh and violinist Lily Sullivan are the winners of its 2021 Young Artist Competition. Initially, twelve finalists competed on December 11, 2021 at Eastern Michigan University, with the winners having the chance to perform at one …

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Edmonds Kind of Play: son’s 16th birthday, a time to reflect on our favorite things to do over the years

Try out hockey for free at the Olympic View rink on March 5th. Being somewhere between a birthday party “in the car” and a birthday “in a room full of aerosols” makes celebrating your 16th birthday stranger than it already is. No one other than me is surprised that I …

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Dean of the music school at THE HONG KONG ACADEMY FOR PERFORMING ARTS

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 …

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BLITZ BORDER BOWL is January 15th | Community | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, Music

WSAV recently announced the fourth annual Border Bowl Blitz to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire. The Border Bowl Blitz is a high school football game that pits the best seniors in the South Carolina Lowcountry against the best seniors in the Georgia Coastal Empire. The Border …

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Arts Beat: UMass summit to help artists relaunch their activity

ArtsHub Virtual Summit: “How to Recover and Thrive” provides support to artists and businesses in the creative economy of western Massachusetts, Jan. 10-14. The summit invites emerging and established artists, performers, artistic directors and those in the creative fields to join a series of interactive virtual workshops, training and week-long …

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Carolyn EH Johnson | News, Sports, Jobs

Carolyn EH Johnson Carolyn “Connie” John-son passed away on December 27, 2021 at the Rouse Home in Youngsville, Pennsylvania. She was born on March 28, 1936 in Warren, Pennsylvania, the second daughter of Everett H. and Helen M. Eddy. Connie graduated from Warren High School in 1953. In 1957, she …

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Happy Birthday Ok Taecyeon: dissect his feat of the 3 best roles. Vincenzo, save me and dream high

Ok Taecyeon made his way into the entertainment industry after debuting as a member of JYP Entertainment’s boy group 2PM. He took on the role of lead rapper and eventually went on to become a singer and songwriter. Taecyeon first launched his acting career as a part of the drama …

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Franklin High School students greeted with music

RPCHESTER, NY – Students at Franklin High School were greeted with smooth jazz at the school on Thursday. Grammy-nominated musician Jimmie Highsmith Jr. performed in the hallways as the students walked towards the classroom. The greeting was delivered by Fathers Initiating Restorative Engagement or FIRE. The organization is a group …

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Students and alumni angry after episcopal school cancels dance performance featuring same-sex couple

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Jacksonville Episcopal School administrators receive backlash from a group of college students and alumni after a planned dance performance, featuring a same-sex couple, was pulled from a next recital. The dance number was a song from the musical / movie “The Prom,” in which a lesbian couple …

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TCU 726 graduates in early fall

December 19, 2021 Texas Christian University and Brite Divinity School awarded degrees to 726 students from 43 states, including Texas, and 18 foreign countries in two official ceremonies held at the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus. Candidates for the August and December diplomas participated in the …

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Hamburg Church schedules its annual Christmas candlelight service on Sunday evening

• The First United Church of Christ Reformed Church, 76 S. Third St., Hamburg, will hold its annual Christmas candlelight service on Sunday at 6.30 p.m. The service has been a tradition in Hamburg for 65 years and features the Christmas story and Christmas carols. The Jolie Trio – Robin …

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$ 50 million donation to Juilliard targets racial disparities in music

For three decades, The Juilliard School has sought to bring more diversity to classical music by offering a weekend training program aimed largely at black and Latino schoolchildren. Now the famous conservatory is planning a major expansion of the initiative, known as the Music Advancement Program: Juilliard announced on Thursday …

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Lake Hill Elementary wins National Music Competition

The prize is accompanied by a prize of $ 3,000 in gift certificates and a gold record plaque. A music program from Victoria won its category in the annual Canadian Music Class Challenge, while two others placed among the best in the national competition. Lake Hill Elementary won the Primary …

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program Dorothy Gerber Springs turns 20 | Characteristics

The string is the thing By Brighid Driscoll | December 11, 2021 In 2000, a musician named Karey Sitzler was working as the director of education for the Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey. Much of his work was devoted to touring local art students through CTAC galleries. The other …

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Super senior: Natasha Koval Paden

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – At her home in South Burlington, Natasha Koval Paden’s fingers dance on the keys of her grand piano. “Language has meaning. For me sound makes sense, ”said Paden. Chopin’s Fantaisie-Impromptu is very much like his life – there is joy and melancholy. His talents were …

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Augustana School of Music Creates Multimedia Entrepreneurs Through Innovative Programs and Technology

When Gilbert DeWitte ’24, a student at the University of Augustana, heard about the new Multimedia entrepreneurship Program within the Augustana School of Music, he knew this was the one for him. “I chose Augustana not only because they offer a specialization like Multimedia Entrepreneurship that is what I’m looking …

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Palmerton’s ninth annual Christmas in the park features 154 trees – Times News Online

Posted on December 06, 2021 at 1:45 p.m. Santa and all his magical elves ushered in the ninth anniversary of Christmas in Palmerton Park held in Palmerton Borough Park on Saturday. Mayor William Gallagher told those in attendance that Michele O’Neill, chair of the Christmas in the park committee, approached …

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Bandmates launches non-profit to bring music to young people in need

Two musicians have created a non-profit organization that provides disadvantaged young people with free musical instruments and three months of music lessons The nonprofit MusicCan was launched on December 1 to help underserved people by providing them with free instruments along with three months of music lessons at a local …

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I paid my NYU tuition with a music business I started in high school

Sam Guyton paid his school fees with money from a music business he started in high school. Today, he is the 23-year-old owner of Vali Entertainment, a corporate entertainment company. He explained how he started a thriving high school and new business during the pandemic. Sam guyton has music and …

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New Class at Greenville High School Engages More Students in Music

GREENVILLE, Ill. (KFVS) – Music lessons can sometimes seem boring to students who don’t tune in to older songs. In Illinois, the music director of Greenville High School designed a course called Modern Band to keep kids interested in the topic. “I love how we can come here all the …

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Prism Trio to Present Exciting and Spontaneous Jazz Performance at the Lied Center | Culture

Besides education, going to college gives many students the opportunity to discover new things, explore their passions, and make connections that will help them in their future careers. For a group of music majors from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the university led them to find each other first as friends, …

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RSS is not a military organization, it is a group with a family atmosphere: Bhagwat

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday that the Sangh was not a military organization, but a group with a family atmosphere. Sangh is not a fully Indian music school. Martial arts programs are held there, but Sangh is neither an Indian gymnasium nor a martial arts …

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American Musical Titan Stephen Sondheim Dies Aged 91

The period of Mr. Sondheim’s greatest work began when Harold Prince became his director. They were old friends, having been introduced by Mrs. Rodgers in the late 1940s or early 1950s, and Mr. Prince had been the producer of “West Side Story”. He had also proven himself as a director, …

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Salmon Arm School’s ‘Innovative’ Music Video Gets Love From Indie Rocker Hawksley Workman – Salmon Arm Observer

Hillcrest Elementary Grade 5 students have won over a fan in award-winning Canadian indie rock Hawksley Workman. On Friday, November 19, the school’s video entry to this year’s CBC Music Class Challenge was released on YouTube. It features the school’s 5th grade students performing Workman’s song, Safe and Sound, from …

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Malibu Seen: Ginny Mancini: an appreciation | Malibu life

Some 20 years after winning the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for “Good Will Hunting”, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck have reunited for a new drama called “The Last Duel”. Matt Damon and Affleck are well known names in Hollywood, but there is a large circle of philanthropists, artists and …

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Titles of BR Deodhar, who lent his name to an important crossroads in Mumbai

The lack of uniformity in the style of plaques and signs indicating street names in Mumbai puzzles me. Does the stature of the person whose street is named play a role in determining the style, or is it the power of family, supporters and local politicians that guides such decisions? …

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Afghanistan’s only music school finishes leaving Kabul for fear of Taliban crackdown

The last two of more than 270 students, teachers and staff at Afghanistan’s only music school have left the country following the Taliban takeover, the institution’s founder said on Thursday. “It was extremely moving,” said Ahmad Sarmast, founder and director of the Afghan National Institute of Music, of the students …

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Piano teacher Carmella (Pisano) Aspri dies at 101

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home Enlarge + Carmella (Pisano) Aspri, 101, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 15, 2021 at the Hope Health Hulitar Hospice Center. Born in Barre, Vermont, and raised in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Fiore and Angelina (Barbato) Pisano. She was …

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“I have a key role at certain points in the show”

In a new interview with Guitar world, old Red hot peppers guitarist Josh klinghoffer discussed his relationship with his former band and revealed what it’s like to tour with Pearl Jam. Josh klinghoffer is an American guitarist who rose to prominence as the guitarist of the rock band Red hot …

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Music school turned to zoom to survive pandemic

Danvers, MA – Coming from Berklee College of Music, Darren Muise was trained in music education in the early 1990s. After landing his first teaching contract at a local music store, Muise began to consider to open his own school. That was in 1995. The Music Connection has never stopped …

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Local businesses honored at RJ’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Hundreds of local businesses were recognized during the Record-JournalReaders’ Choice Awards ceremony Thursday, October 14. “We all know that local businesses are the lifeblood of our economy and for our readers this program allows them to learn about their local businesses that we can count on for trusted products and …

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A Noblesville High School graduate returns home to take on a new position as Executive Director of Noblesville Main Street • Current Publishing

Kate Baker was born and raised in Noblesville. She calls the community of Noblesville her rock. So it seems fitting that the 41-year-old resident is the new general manager of Noblesville Main Street. According to its website, Noblesville Main Street is a nonprofit working to enrich the culture and community …

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