Monthly Archives: November 2013

More Sound Advice To Maximising Your Training At Music College…

WRITTEN BY Michael D’Angelo Musician • Tech Geek • Lecturer in Jazz Studies at @UNCWilmington “BARELY BREATHING” BY BRETT WILLIAM DIETZ Advice to a College Music Student I started teaching at the University of North Carolina Wilmington right after finishing my … Continue reading

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Esa-Pekka Salonen on Becoming a Good Conductor…

Here are a few tips from the top on becoming a good conductor. Esa – Pekka Salonen reveals all to BBC News… Esa-Pekka Salonen: 10 tips to becoming a conductor By Alison Feeney-HartBBC News Esa-Pekka Salonen is the principal conductor … Continue reading

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The Enforcer!

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Piano Humour!

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Principal Trumpet Vacancy – London Symphony Orchestra

Principal Trumpet (one of two equal principals), London Symphony Orchestra The London Symphony Orchestra invites applications for: Principal Trumpet (one of two equal principals) Please send your completed application form (no CVs please) and your equal opportunities monitoring form to … Continue reading

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Michael Finnissy – The History Of Photography In Sound…

My old school chum from my times at Chetham’s School of Music, international concert pianist Ian Pace, has recently released his latest album – a recording of Michael Finnissy’s epic – ‘The History of Photography in Sound’. On the Divine … Continue reading

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Build Your Own Lego La Scala Milan!

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Andrew Manze Conducts The RLPO

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra are working exclusively with the hugely talented conductor Andrew Manze over the next two weeks. We are having a series of two week ‘Artist-In Residency’ programming slots this season. We have had Bryn Terfel already, … Continue reading

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Pianist Found Not Guilty Of Noise Pollution & Psychological Distress!

Spanish court acquits pianist accused of noise pollution & psychological damage Pianist Laia Martin reacts in a court in Girona, Spain, Friday, Nov.15, 2013. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) MADRID, Spain — A Spanish court has acquitted a 28-year-old concert pianist on … Continue reading

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Poem Of Ecstasy – Orchestra Of The Bolshoi Theatre

During a discussion yesterday, people were bemoaning the fact the orchestras the world over sound the same these days. This debate has it’s merits. The recording industry has been largely held to blame for this state of affairs. This nuggett … Continue reading

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