It is my humble opinion (and therefore the complete and utter truth, obviously…*not being sarcastic at all*) that music makes everything better. This, naturally, applies to films, games etc. 445 more words
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There are some people in this world who are annoyingly talented and Shane Thomas fits this category to the hilt. And then some.
Officially the youngest person in history to be signed to a music publisher (EMI) at the age of 10, Shane Thomas has wowed newspapers, royalty and even bastions of musical prowess such as the Royal Academy of Music. 500 more words
I daresay it’ll take interested readers another day or two to make their way to the end of those videos of Fall of Berlin (1950) in search of all the music contributed by Shostakovich — so let me ‘tread water’ a little with a lightweight, single-issue posting that relates to another, much shorter Shostakovich-related clip I posted a few days ago. 1,368 more words
It’s getting pretty busy in Toronto. Here are a few upcoming things of interest that I haven’t already mentioned.
This year, the Faculty of Music’s annual student composer project is a co-production with Campbell House Museum, the 19th century home of Sir William Campbell, Chief Justice of Upper Canada. 249 more words