Violin

More Than Keeping Time: A Melodic Drumming Demo

Support the news<p>What would you say if I told you that drums can sing? The best jazz drummers have always understood this as fact. Allison Miller has …

Drums

The Subversive Guitarist: Mindful Vibrato

<b>Varieties of Vibrato</b><br>Hi again. These are the five most common vibrato techniques (aside from mechanical vibrato, such as whammy bars and neck-bending).<p>…

Guitar

Bokeh Games Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photo showing bokeh in this photo contest with chances to win a Manfrotto MK393-HM Aluminum …

Photography

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Aug. 19-26: The LA Phil's 'Tchaikovsky Spectacular' and more

<i>Compiled by</i> Matt Cooper<p><b>California Philharmonic</b> The orchestra wraps its summer season with selections from John Williams’ film scores for “Star Wars”, “E.T.,” “Jurassic Park,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and the “Harry Potter” franchise, plus highlights from Bernstein’s “The Young Person’s Guide to …

Jurassic Park

EPS trying to identify thief who switched pricetags, bought $7K violin for $500

Investigators are trying to identify a man who is believed to have swapped pricetags on instruments in an Edmonton music store, and spent hundreds of …

Edmonton

stratospheric performances by a tropical sea

North of Brisbane, south of Cairns and a short boat trip from the turquoise waters around the Great Barrier Reef, Townsville is the site of a …

Flute

Celebrating SummerFest - La Jolla Music Society and UCSD

The La Jolla Chamber Players formally incorporated in 1968, but soon grew to become the La Jolla Music Society. Its mission is to enhance the …

La Jolla

A Brief Guide to Japanese Photobooks

The history of 20th century Japanese photobook publishing is a history of beauty, gravitas, technical brilliance and preternatural creative …

For Men

Premiere: Nadine Khouri - 'A New Dawn'

British-Lebanese songwriter <b>Nadine Khouri</b> devotes herself to atmosphere, with each song seeming to gently envelope you in sound.<p>For a time working out …

Living Rooms

DATELINE TO AIR SPECIAL ON HOMELESS EPIDEMIC THIS SUNDAY

<b>NBC News’ Craig Melvin Reports from Epicenter of Crisis in California</b><p><b>City of Angels</b> <b>Airs Sunday, August 19</b> <b>at 7 p.m. ET/PT, 6 p.m. CT.</b><p>August 16, 2018 – NBC News’ <i>Dateline</i> will air a special hour this Sunday that culminates a months-long, in-depth report on the growing homeless epidemic affecting half …

Homelessness

The Most Fantastic River Cruise--In Beautiful Southern India

If you think of India as one endless stream of people, motorcycles, cars honking their way around cows, pedestrians and dogs…well, you’re right But you also are in for a surprise—and, believe it, a luxurious rest, sailing on the Vrinda.<p>The motor vessel plies the beautiful southern part of India …

Catholicism

Fall Classical Music Preview

In the last days of summer, the <b>New York Philharmonic</b> returns to David Geffen Hall, and it’s back to business. For <b>Jaap van Zweden’s</b> first program as the orchestra’s music director, he conducts Stravinsky’s “Rite of Spring,” as well as a new piece by Ashley Fure and two piano concertos (Ravel’s in G …

New York Philharmonic

Five myths about CEOs

By Jena McGregor<p>Reporter<p>PepsiCo announced this month that Indra Nooyi would step down as chief executive in October, ending the 12-year tenure of one of the country’s most prominent female CEOs. A trailblazer who revamped Pepsi’s lineup of sugary sodas and unhealthy snacks to include more wholesome …

Leadership

Once you play, you never forget

Edna Little's romance with the violin began when her mother bought her a violin in a thrift shop after she begged to have the instrument.<p><b>CAPTION</i> …

Dining Rooms

TV stars headline Theatr Clwyd revival of smash hit play

A new production of an award-winning play is coming to Theatr Clwyd in Mold next month.<p>Belinda Lang and Jonathan Coy will star in Tom Kempinski’s …

Chester, UK

★★★★★ Ray Chen with Julien Quentin (Musica Viva)

<b>Melbourne Recital Centre</b> <b><br>August 14, 2018</b><p>Born in Taiwan and raised in Australia before his acceptance to the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia …

Music Festivals

Friday Mixtape: Grand Union Orchestra's founder curates us a mix on the theme of migration

This week’s Friday Mixtape is a treat. An unusual addition to our usual mix of bands and creatives, this week we’ve handed the reigns over to Tony …

Songwriting

Episode 85 - Unpublished Cases: The Sign of Four

Episode 85 - Unpublished Cases: The Sign of Four<p>Scott Monty 2:21 PM 0<p>"I shall run over to Camberwell and call upon Mrs. Cecil Forrester" [SIGN]<p>We …

United States Marine Band

Build a Handy Slack App that Connects Sales and Marketing to Atlassian using Node.js and Code.xyz

I decided to write this tutorial after creating a handy service for one of our users named Levente. Levente works as a marketer for Midori- a company …

Slack

PAPER REVIEW: MIDORI MD NOTEBOOK

Japan has a pretty unique stationery 'ecosystem'. The Japanese stationery we know today, is still relatively new to us. 10 years ago, it would've …

Stationery

The story behind the social media campaign for Dutch violinist and conductor André Rieu 'Amore'

<i>As The King Of Waltz, André Rieu - the famous Dutch conductor - makes event cinema history this summer with a record breaking £1.66 Million take at</i> …

Social Media

Hughton family launches bigger version of Music for the Gut

Music for the Gut is growing. The eighth-annual fundraiser for Crohn’s and Colitis Canada shifts to TCU Place from its previous church hall locations …

Horns

Remembering Bernstein

In 2000, after recording five members of the New York Philharmonic recalling their former, beloved music director, <b>Leonard Bernstein</b>, Sara Fishko felt she had nothing to add to their very specific, compelling memories - except music, perhaps. Here are the orchestra players in this archival <i>Fishko</i> …

Leonard Bernstein

Grammy and Tony Award-winner Dee Dee Bridgewater on jazz, soul, race and doing things right

You can take the internationally celebrated singing star out of Memphis, but you can’t take Memphis out of the internationally celebrated singing …

Trumpeter

Orchestra appoints committee to investigate abuse

Aug 16, 2018<p>(Cuyahoga County) - The Board of Trustees of the Cleveland Orchestra has formed a special committee to conduct an independent sexual …

Corruption

Beauty Is a Choice It’s Time to Make

—<br>There is a quote attributed to Albert Einstein that I believe is one of the wisest pointers on how to navigate this strange life journey we find …

Joshua Bell

The Sessions at Midori House: Sons of the East, The Monocle Culture Show - Radio

Sydney’s Sons of the East drop by to play us a few indie-folk tracks in the midst of their European tour.

Violin

3 Essential Books for Women Who’d Rather Go It Alone

In 1936, a woman named Marjorie Hillis wrote a book, a best seller in its time and republished in 2005, called <i>Live Alone and Like It</i>, a guide for the …

Flashbulb: Fitzdares dinner, Wilderness festival and Gentle Monster launch

<b>Hold your horses,</b><p><b>Sussex</b><p>What better occasion for Sabrina Percy and Martha Ward to horse about at Cowdray House than the Fitzdares’ Racing Futures …

Lifestyle (UK)

ELO Times Out

In 1981, the last time ELO worked an album in the U.S. prior to nine total shows this month, the UK group’s ninth LP <i>Time</i> preceded <i>Blade Runner</i> by 51 …

Austin