For the last evening of 2013, here’s a great video of the esteemed music educator Marvin Rabin, who recently passed away at age 97. I only worked with him one (at Northwestern University in the nineties), but I found him remarkable even in that one encounter, and his influence on the world of music education […]
Worth reading for anyone thinking about majoring in music: Buyer Beware: Education Debt | NewMusicBox.
Wabass is now accepting applications for their June 23-29 2013 season. Information is provided below and can also be accessed via http://www.ranaanmeyerentertainment.com/#!wabass-institute/c1s1o The Institute is 6 days of intense study, with morning bass class, lessons every day, and a masterclass or performance each night. Students study with Hal Robinson, Eric Larson, and Ranaan Meyer. The best […]
IU Jacobs School of Music appoints double bassist Kurt Muroki to faculty FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 24, 2013 BLOOMINGTON, Ind — The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that double bassist Kurt Muroki will join its faculty as professor of music in the fall of 2013, pending approval by the Trustees […]
Cool info just sent out from the International Society of Bassists. For more information go to www.isbworldoffice.com/contact_us/advertising.html. The Montecito Summer Music Festival, July 15 – August 3, 2013, is open to outstanding string, clarinet, flute, and piano students, ages 13 and up (with possible exceptions for highly gifted students). Participants will experience three weeks of […]