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  • Dream In Color
    Dream In Color
    Last month I had the opportunity to interview some great indie artist all around the United States. One of these artist was Shenna. Shenna is a 20 year old Indie-R&b/Pop singer-songwriter, actress, and model from Woodbridge, VA. She released...
  • Composer Trevor Morris
    Interview: Composer Trevor Morris Ready for "Vikings" Season 3
    Composer Trevor Morris feels lucky that he’s been able to score such television shows as “The Tudors” and “Vikings” which have rich stories and characters.“We’re in this amazing ‘Second Golden Age of...
  • William Grant Still: He dreamed of being a classical music first
    William Grant Still: He dreamed of being a classical music first
    The history of classical music is filled with names of great composers, symphonic orchestras, opera companies and great conductors who were the first among their peers to become well-known for their classical music endeavors. Many of these artists...
  • Charlie Parker gravesite
    Where America's jazz greats are spending eternity
    We know from this article about the huge number of jazz greats buried in New York's Woodlawn Park Cemetery. But there are many other jazz greats beyond Woodlawn's beautiful grounds. Learn more about these amazing musicians below. Their...
  • ASCAP
    The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
    Last time we met, we went over the benefits of joining a Performance Rights Organization (PRO). We covered one of the three PRO’s found in the United States, BMI. We dove in a bit, going over the costs of joining and what they offer to their...
  • New York Choral Society
    Concert preview: Jennifer Higdon’s ‘The Singing Rooms’ to bow at Carnegie Hall
    New York gets the chance to hear two large-scale works Tuesday, April 29, at 8:00 p.m., when conductor David Hayes leads the 180 talented voices of the New York Choral Society and Orchestra presenting “The Singing Rooms,” by Jennifer...
  • Musician and Composer Israel David Groveman
    Interview with talented Israel David Groveman (Photos)
    On April 23, 2014, musician Israel David Groveman shared about his background and recent entertainment projects. Groveman is located in L.A.In addition to being a musician and composer, Groveman excels in other areas of the arts. He is a filmmaker...
  • Lee England Jr.
    Meraki: The Lee England Jr. Experience
    Meraki: The Lee England Jr. Experiencemeraki [may-rah-kee] (adjective)This is a word that modern Greeks often use to describe doing something with soul, creativity, or love — when you put “something of yourself” into what you...
  • Israel David Groveman
    Interview with filmmaker Israel David Groveman on his art and projects (Photos)
    On April 5, 2014, filmmaker Israel David Groveman shared about his background and recent entertainment projects. Groveman is located in L.A."Israel David Groveman's education includes a Bachelor of Arts in Violin Performance from the...
  • Home Recording
    The Power of Knowledge
    When you're in the music business, having resources is invaluable. Over time I have found that the more resources I have, the easier it is to focus and reach my goals. Whether they are personal or professional goals, the right resources can...
  • Samuragochi
    Composer Mamoru Samuragochi, famed deaf composer, revealed as fraud
    Yesterday, it was reported that Mamoru Samuragochi, famed Japanese composer that was supposedly responsible for a number of acclaimed Japanese musical works, was not the actual composer. Considering he was known for decades as the man behind...
  • Singer
    Copyright 101
    Copyright 101You've woken up in the middle of the night numerous times. Your mind has been restless, lyrics keep whispering in your head and the melody keeps you humming during the day. Eventually you put the pieces together and finish writing...
  • George Duke and his music
    George Duke: Music Was His Passion
    The world weeps when one of its greats departs knowing each of us are unique unto ourselves, so there will never be another George Duke. Duke, whose musical career spanned over 40 years, died of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, on August 5, 2013 at...
  • Marvin Makes Music by Marvin Hamlisch is a touching story about a child who loves music
    'Marvin Makes Music' by Marvin Hamlisch: A picture book to inspire us all
    "Marvin Makes Music" by Marvin Hamlisch and illustrated by Jim Madsen is a beautifully written and illustrated picture book about Marvin as a child who loved music and hated to practice. Many children (and adults) will relate.&ldquo...
  • George Handel
    Getting a Händel on Christmas with a sacred oratorio
    On February 23, 1685, events were set in place in Halle, Duchy of Magdeburg that would have an effect on Christmas celebrations for centuries to come. On this day, George Friedrich Händel, one of the world’s greatest composers, announced his...