Sep 02, 2021 · Although he is better known for his film music (The Godfather, Romeo and Juliet etc) and larger-scale works, Rota’s piano pieces are receiving renewed attention (Eleanor Hodgkinson has just begun releasing his complete solo piano works on Grand Piano). Both Preludes Nos 2 and 13, which Le Sage plays with soul and restraint, have the air of ...
Sep 08, 2021 · Chamber Music by William Walton. Colin Clarke. Sep 8, 2021 • 2 min read. Four works of chamber music here, representing all of Sir William Walton’s chamber music involving both violin and piano, spanning the years 1918 and 1950. Part of a Guildhall School research project entitled ‘Walton: his voice through the violin’, inspired by ...
Sep 02, 2021 · Norwegian Classical Favourites (album) ... Sleep. Eric Whitacre (composer) ... Mozart: Chamber Music for Winds and Strings (album)
Sep 01, 2021 · The city’s most intimate and passionate classical music is at your fingertips. Register for CMLA’s MusicBox and get exclusive access to the concerts of Salastina, Jacaranda Music, Pittance Chamber Music, Camerata Pacifica, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, and The Colburn School.
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- Jazz Studies & Contemporary Music
- Recording Arts
- Strings Chamber Music
- Music Theory
- Woodwinds | Brass | Percussions
We offer Jazz Studies in Jazz Guitar, Jazz Piano, Keyboards, Jazz Bass, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Strings, Jazz Vibraphone, Drums and Vocals. Jazz Theory 1(9:15 AM): The study of harmony, melody and rhythm as it relates to modern jazz from 1944 through the present. Scales, Modes, Triads, 7th Chords, Non/Modal Scales, Reading Syncopated Jazz Rhythms are covered. Jazz Performance 1(10:10AM): The application of the information from Jazz Theory 1 is the content of this course. Blues, Level 1,2 Jazz Standards are used as material for implementing Scales, Modes, Triads, 7th Chords, Non/Modal Scales in jazz improvisation. Jazz Combo 2 Honors(1:30PM): You must take Jazz Theory1 and Jazz Performance 1 to be admitted to this class. The combos consist of 4 or 5 musicians working on Level 2 and 3 Jazz Standards. Learning to play the melody, chords and improvise on 2 songs per quarter is required. The class consists 3 to 4 combos working in small rooms alone and working with the instructor i...
Recording Arts involves students recording their scheduled personal projects, setting up recording and mixing live concerts for each Music Department and/or recording remote events. We have a small PA system which we use for live concerts which gives some limited experience with live sound mixing for students interested in that area. That system also doubles as an interface for recording up to 18 channels of audio to Protools 10. Recording Arts Website
The Fine Arts Center offers a unique approach to string education in the United States. A daily chamber music class is offered to develop individual technical proficiency, rehearsal technique, performance, communication, advanced musicianship, and musical decision-making skills. Students perform several formal public concerts at the school and in the community, and participate in guest master classes. An advanced technical regimen, solo and chamber music of professional caliber comprise the musical literature of the course. Students participate in a variety of chamber ensembles performing works ranging from the Baroque era to premieres by contemporary composers. Strings Chamber Music Website
Each applicant is given a placement test to help us decide which level of music theory will be most appropriate for their needs. Some students arrive with no knowledge of music theory, while others have had previous exposure to the material throughout their musical training. We are well equipped to accommodate students of all levels in this subject. Music Theory Website
Each student is given one-on-one vocal training in a master class setting. Students will study vocal technique, singer's diction in English, Italian, French, and German, as well as a wide range of musical repertoire spanning classical and musical theater genres. In addition, students will train as "singing actors" which will incorporate acting techniques that will help them become communicative, versatile, and creative vocal artists. Music Theory is a required elective for the vocalists in the program. Music Theory education is essential to becoming a strong musician. Students receive college level training that will prepare them for higher education. Several exciting performance opportunities will be available to the voice students such as recitals, regional competitions, fully staged scenes programs, and master classes with guest artists from around the country. Voice Website
The goal of Fine Arts Center Wind & Brass Chamber Music (W&BCM) is to increase students’ astuteness, facility and creativity as musicians. Responding to the page of written music as well as to his or her colleagues, each musician will be able to: 1. portray more fully and accurately the objective elements of musical notation, including pitch, rhythm, dynamics and articulations; and beyond this, elements of tuning (both as an individual and among others in a group) 2. portray the implied elements of musical performance by learning about the structures, histories, and traditions of phrasing and musical interpretation 3. tap into and use students’ emotional and creative inspirations as a part of music making To meet these goals and to explore the experience of music making, students study, practice, and perform solo, small ensemble, and large ensemble music arranged and/or composed expressly for Fine Arts Center Winds & Brass Chamber Music. Qualities that will be developed in this cour...
Sep 11, 2021 · A hobbyist musician and collector of instruments from around the world, Jeff has what he describes as a “passable” command of southern string-band music on fiddle and banjo, and he is a long-time student of the classical music of Northern India on instruments such as the sitar, sarangi and tabla.