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All-State music conference showcases talent in Marian students


The Nebraska Music Educators Association (NMEA) is a non-profit organization of music educators founded in 1937. The NMEA provides its members and member students with countless musical opportunities. 391 more words


"An Art Research on Tuba-Making Tradition"

Written by Ma. Sheena Escordial, B.S. in Applied Mathematics III.

 “Carrying a tuba container or “dawatan” on his back, a coconut pilot, or what is locally known as “mananggiti,” climbs a coconut tree or “niyog.” When he reaches the top, he picks the small container (or “salod”) hanging at the end of the flower (or “suwak”) and pours the sap collected in it into his dawatan.” 1,704 more words

Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Musical Chairs

Several ‘music’ and/or ‘chairs’ entries for this week’s challenge!

The pit band at the circus:

Waiting for the band concert to begin (we get there early to get a good seat): 62 more words



This piece was written for Disquiet Junto Project 0254: Fog and Steam – Step 1: Download these two samples: Fog Horn: freesound.org/people/schaarsen/sounds/69663/ Train Whistle: freesound.org/people/ecodios/sounds/119963/ Step 2: Create an original piece of music utilizing just those samples from Step 1. 90 more words


Silent Brass for Euphonium & Tuba

At long last, the new Silent Brass mutes have been announced for Euphonium and Tuba, and are now in stock!

The new SILENT Brass Pickup Mute is designed to be significantly smaller and lighter than previous models to improve the balance when playing, yet it offers the same muting efficiency with a stable pitch over a wide range and unrestricted air flow. 79 more words

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Unedited Videos: “The Big Horns”

As often happens in November, which along with April is one of the two busiest months in every university music department, I have found keeping my regular blogging schedule to be impossible. 245 more words


Dan Trahey Selected as a Semi-Finalist for Music & Arts Educator of the Year

Faculty member Dan Trahey (BM ’00, Tuba, Music Education) has been selected as a semi-finalist for Music & Arts Educator of the Year for his work with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Orch Kids. 15 more words