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Bright Size Life

Pat Metheny is one of the guitarists and musicians that I hold in the highest regard. Besides being  a great player and leader, he is one of jazz’ greatest composers as well. 78 more words

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Anna-Liisa Bezrodny with Orchestra North East at Durham Cathedral on 11th October 2014

Saturday 11 October will see Anna-Liisa Bezrodny (pictured) return to the region to play Sibelius’ Violin Concerto with Orchestra North East. This concert will take place in the imposing surroundings of Durham Cathedral. 312 more words

Prelude

Helsinki, Finland

Hosts to 1952 Olympic Games, Helsinki offers the same charm as it’s nordic cousins. More popular tourist destinations tend to be newer (think 20th century) but that doesn’t mean the city doesn’t have it’s fair share of historical sites. 239 more words

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Network Row Ten

During the school year it is much more difficult to find time for practice, let alone composing and recording. That does not mean that the urge goes away. 58 more words

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The Sibelius Monument and the Harmonic Church of the Diminished Fifth

In Helsinki, Finland, at the time when music was banned, there was one instrument that escaped destruction – all 24 shiny stainless steel tons of it – even though it stood proudly, 9m tall in plain view in the middle of a city centre park. 602 more words

PIANO MUSIC FOR FOUR HANDS IN SIBELIUS

In this tutorial I’ll show the workflow I use to create a four hands piano score, and optionally, how to export a midi/audio reference.

Piano music for four hands has in general the lower part (Secondo) notated on the left hand pages, and the higher part (Primo) notated on the right hand pages. 1,204 more words

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