Berklee College of Music has launched Berklee Shares, a program that provides free music lessons (protected by Creative Commons licenses, more about that later) via file-sharing networks. The project’s Web site hosts a growing catalog of text, MP3 files, and even QuickTime movies derived from curriculum developed at the college by its own faculty, Berklee […]
The Northwestern University School of Music establishes the Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Musical Composition.
A quintet sits on a raised platform at the front of the hall. Although they perform together, they are not always in tune with each other. Sometimes they even sound like they are in several different keys and rhythms at once. Phillip Bimsteinphoto by Timothy Archibald (Outside magazine) Nonetheless, over the course of the evening, […]
Washington DC, August 14, 2003 Videotaped by Steve Black Transcribed by Jonathan Murphy PHILLIP K. BIMSTEIN: Thank you Senator Hatch for taking this time to talk with us and with the 2,500 members of the American Music Center, and about 20,000 readers of NewMusicBox magazine online each month… SENATOR ORRIN HATCH: Well, glad to be […]