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Symphony No. 8 (Opus 88) by Antonín Dvorák: Program Notes

Dedicated to the Bohemian Academy of Science, Literature and Arts, this piece was composed in Dvorák’s strikingly yellow summer residence situated in Central Bohemia in the Czech Republic. 383 more words


Hierarchy in Rhythmic Structure: Meter, Beat and Duration

For many years, I have been bothered by the usual definition of a time signature. In common time, it is often taught that the top number refers to the number of beats in each measure, and the bottom number refers to the kind of note that gets one beat. 666 more words

Music Education

It's all in the timing.

This is the first of a series of posts exploring the ideas of musical authority and authenticity in the 21st Century.

Composers have been borrowing music since there has been music to borrow. 552 more words


The Power of Music

//This is an essay I used for my college application. I’m going to upload my writings slowly for exposure and feedback. So please do comment below on what you thought of it! 566 more words


Michael Gordon and Bill Morrison talk about their Miami Beach city symphony El Sol Caliente -- An Indie Ethos exclusive

It’s been 12 years since Bill Morrison came to Miami and blew the minds of a nearly packed house with Decasia in a large screening room at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Miami as part of the Rewind/Fast Forward Festival. 1,593 more words


Largo from New World Symphony by Dvořák

At the beginning of each year, I choose a word that describes my hopeful outlook for that year. For instance, 2013 was recovery and 2014 was… 306 more words

Sound by artists at Film: Art Basel in Miami Beach


Sound by artists

Larry Achiampong, Jennie C. Jones, Stephen Vitiello, Raed Yassin


Film: Art Basel in Miami Beach 2014. Curated by David Gryn.

From December 3 through 6, 2014, Art Basel’s Film sector will include over 80 films and videos. 590 more words