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Duluth News Tribune Dylan group infuses art, music into HibbingDuluth News TribuneAmong the Hibbing Dylan Project's events so far was a night of live music by Hobo Revival in April...
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The Independent DJ Black Coffee: 'I dream of doing a song with Beyonce'The IndependentThat is all set to dramatically change when the dapper 41-year-old embarks on his 18-week residency –...
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Ridgecrest Daily Independent Peterson talks future of arts in public education - News - Ridgecrest ...Ridgecrest Daily IndependentAccording to Daniel Peterson, there is good news and there is bad news....
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Herald Scotland Nicola Benedetti receives Queen's Medal for Music and vows to continue campaigning for music educationHerald ScotlandShe said, on receiving the medal, she would continue to campaign for access...
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Charleston City Paper S.O.U.L. Power unites arts community for youth outreach and music educationCharleston City PaperDixon says the organization aims to foster a stronger arts scene through a heavy focus...
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Sphinx Special Artistic Advisor Yo-Yo Ma, Dean Aaron Dworkin of the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance, and pianist Lara Downes, a Sphinx Medal of Excellence winner,...
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one-day- conference on PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES
 This one-day-conference aims to explore how researching professionals transform both their professional practices and identities through innovative approaches to simultaneously engage with professional and academic worlds. This conference will engage...
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Fwd: ULCC upcoming concerts
upcoming ULCC concerts
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Music Education Special Interest Group Research Seminars Announcement Dyslexia, Sensory Ethnography, and Chopi Timbila Xylophone Music in Mozambique: a presentation of the film 'Estevão: a sensory ethnomusicology of learning' Robbie...
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Fwd: Guildhall School ResearchWorks - Summer Term Events 2017
Dear all, We're excited to announce the Guildhall ResearchWorks programme for summer 2017, which showcases the innovative research taking place within the school and invites external scholars to present their...
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3rd Workshop on Intelligent Music Production (WIMP 2017) Call for Papers Friday 15th September Media City UK, University of Salford The production of music often involves interdisciplinary challenges, requiring creativity,...
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CBC.ca Some Ontario schools go silent as music programs are defunded ...CBC.caThe number of Ontario elementary schools with full or part-time music teachers has steadily declined in the last decade,...
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Dear all, The second Conference on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity will be held at the Open University in Milton Keynes (UK) from 11 to 13 Sept 2017. The deadline...
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TAPinto.net Randolph's Music Education Program Receives National - TAPintoTAPinto.netRandolph, NJ– The NAMM Foundation, the National Association of Music Merchants, has named Randolph Township Schools as a Best Communities for Music ...
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The TISMIR Editorial Team and the ISMIR Board are happy to announce the launch of the Transactions of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval (TISMIR), the open-access journal of...
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Cochrane Eagle Oscar Lopez headlines weekend of music educationCochrane EagleAward-winning musician Oscar Lopez has come a long, long way from his first practice sessions – in the humble bathrooms of...
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miPRO ABRSM Shine music education celebrationmiPROMusic lovers can register for their FREE tickets to Shine, a celebratory event at the Barbican Centre. Hosted by ABRSM in partnership with the Barbican...
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Smithsonian Latest National Report Card Shows Little Student Improvement in Music and ArtSmithsonianBut every once in a while the survey also looks at how well students are doing when it...
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Training days led by industry experts, for music professionals View in your browser Forward to a friend Swipe, Tap, Click – Everyday Technology in Music Making With sound-artist Gawain Hewitt...
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Music Education Special Interest Group Research Seminars Announcement Virtual Choirs: Going Beyond Worldwide Massive Collectives Dr Christopher Cayari, Purdue University, USA Tuesday 2 May 2017 14.00 – 15.00 Room: 938...
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Beatboxing after layngectomy
Dr Evangelos Himonides answers questions about a recent public engagement project, funded by UCL Culture.Why did it feel important to you to undertake this project/piece of engagement? and how does...
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Two books produced by CCM staff members and other colleagues are being launched after the DARE/EMEL event next Tuesday afternoon. You are most welcome to come along! Evangelos Himonides will...
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Royal Musical Association 53rd Annual Conference University of Liverpool 7 – 9 September, 2017 Twitter hashtag: #RMAConf2017 The Royal Musical Association announces the biggest programme yet for its 53rd Annual...
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3rd Workshop on Intelligent Music Production (WIMP 2017) Friday 15 September 2017 Media City UK, University of Salford Call for papers The production of music often involves interdisciplinary challenges, requiring...
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Dear all, The second Conference on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity will be held at the Open University in Milton Keynes (UK) from 11 to 13 Sept 2017. Keynote Speakers:...
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===================MUME 2017 - BREAKING NEWS - CALL FOR LATE PAPERS===================5th International Workshop on Musical Metacreationhttp://musicalmetacreation.orgJune 19-20, 2017, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, USA.=== The 2017 MuMe workshop is opening up a new...
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World Premiere Beatboxing without a voice box
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE05/04/17World Premiere Beatboxing without a voice box, London, UK.Shout at Cancer and UCL proudly announce the FREE event, featuring MarvRadio (Beatboxer), La Verne Williams (Opera Singer) and our...
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The Institute of Musical Research invites applications from early career scholars to organise small conferences, workshops, or networking events during the 2017–18 academic year. Grants of up to £500 are...
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EXTENDED DEADLINE CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: 6 APRIL sIREN Conference 2017: Arts and Digital Practices ECA – Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland, 30 – 31 May 2017 sIREN 'Arts and Digital...
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source: https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/education/pupils-reading-ages-plummet-secondary-school/ The Halle orchestra is planning on opening its own free school Richard Vaughan 1 month Thursday February 23rd 2017
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Dear friends and colleagues, Please might you help MERYC17 be a wonderfully attended and successful conference. The local organising committee would be most grateful if you could promote the conference...
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The postdocs are now out, either could be of interest to some of yourfinishing or recently graduated PhDs.As you know the project is called Fluid Corpus Manipulation and hassuccessfully secured...
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sIREN Conference 2017: Arts and Digital Practices ECA – Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland 30 – 31 May 2017 Aims/objectives/description: sIREN 'Art and Digital Practices Conference' will explore digital practices...
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Innovation In Music Conference 2017 06 – 08 September 2017 University of Westminster, Regent St, London, UK News: * Talvin Singh OBE will give a special keynote talk and performance...
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DATA ACHE 10-13 September 2017 The 21st annual Digital Research in the Humanities & Arts (DRHA) conference hosted by The Arts Institute at the University of Plymouth "We're drowning (not...
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