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11.02.09
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by Troy
Behold, she who is…Nina Simone. Nina Simone’s artistry is so vast and expansive that it is often difficult for people to categorize her. She is generally lumped into Jazz, but I put her in the get-inside-you-and-make-you-jive category. Nina Simone is and
12.06.09
Improvised
Check out Stanford University's Mobile iPhone Orchestra making music out of iPhones! Learn more from the NYTimes: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/05/technology/05orchestra.html?_r=1&src=tptw
09.18.09
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I just want to bring some attention to S.T.E.I.M foundation, which has recently joined artandculture as a venue and member. S.T.E.I.M (studio for electro-instrumental music) is a wonderful venue and research centre located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. They host many events
09.08.09
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In thinking about the Anniversaries theme for the music section this month I thought of Somewhere There Toronto's venue for informal creative music which, as I read on the somewhere there blog, is having it's second anniversary soon: "On Tuesday, 22 September, 8pm, Somewhere There
11.20.09
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During the late eighties there was a great American television show called 'Night Music' (originally 'Sunday Night') airing between '88 and '90. Those being years when I was under five feet tall I didn't get to enjoy much of that but
11.19.09
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Beardyman is a young and phenomenally talented beatbox artist who has won the UK Beatbox championship twice, and is now (not surprisingly) an Internet sensation. Although largely associated with hip-hop culture, beatboxing is not limited to hip-hop music; it exists now
10.23.09
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I had a coffee with Scott Thomson while he was in Montreal for his performance project BELGOrientation which featured thirty musicians playing in Montreal’s Belo Building. I asked him about his current and future projects as well as his activities
11.11.09
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Daniel Lizzama captures mystical sounds of nature with celestial energy that channels angelical light to the soul. He also understands that forgiveness and compassion are the consummation of the Holy Spirit’s power for healing. They invoke the divine power of
11.25.09
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Part one here … CW: Can you talk about Somewhere there and it’s relation to all the other organizations which operate in the venue, such as A.I.M Toronto? ST: A.I.M Toronto (Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto) is now almost six
09.25.09
Improvised
by Arty
Oh Happy Day! Check out this fine work of audio/visual POE-try by Jeff B for the forthcoming Poe tribute album by Oilcan Press.
11.15.09
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From September 2007 to September 2008, I worked on my MA at the Sonic Arts Research Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland. SARC is a great place with a lot of interesting people and projects. I just uploaded a bunch of videos
11.02.09
Improvised
by Troy
Faith Hope Consolo, the “Queen of Retail” (retail real estate that is) has said that “Fashion follows food”…where there’s good food, fashion and good shopping follow. Ms. Consolo is also the New York-based powerhouse responsible for putting Marc Jacobs on Mercer
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