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trombone go pro star wars the imperial march

Trombone plays a magnificent role in the performance of this piece. Who best to illustrate the vital role of trombone (and other members of...
back to the future live orchestra

A few weeks back I talked about a performance of the music from Lord Of The Rings while the film played on screens behind...
kids practice music

Many children have a hard time sitting still for very long if not engaged in something. This is true even with learning something new,...
meryl streep florence foster jenkins

There are few actresses with such remarkable resumes for iconic roles than Meryl Streep. The multi-Academy award winner has portrayed Margaret Thatcher (The Iron...
pittsburgh symphony pokemon

Video games and anime have fans in many different genres and entertainment circles. One of those is the classical music ensemble of the Pittsburgh...
czech philharmonic gopro camera

It’s always nice to see orchestras trying to embrace new technology to build more of an audience for classical music and the Czech Philharmonic...
little beethoven jacob velazques

Jacob Velasquez seems like an ordinary seven-year old. He enjoys doing what he sees him parents do and thinks he can conquer the world....
the glass child Charlotte Erickson

Passion leads to unexpected places, especially for artists. For Charlotte Erickson, music is more than a passion, it’s a journey that has taken her...
voice sounds different when recorded

Being in radio, I’ve gotten used to the sound of my voice when heard outside of my cranium. But it is strange at first...
us airways bassist denied flight

When you’re a traveling musician, it’s highly important that you are able to get not only yourself and your baggage to the next connecting...