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Provide good balance between arts, music education and IT skills ...TODAYonlineWith demand for technology increasing, it is safe to say that the number of jobs catering for this demand will...
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Banks music educator chosen for award from NC SymphonyKinston Free PressAll “recognize outstanding teachers who make a lasting difference in the lives of students of all abilities and backgrounds; serve...
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The Independent I've been a teacher for five years, but cuts are making me say goodbye to educationThe IndependentGoodbye to education. I have been a teacher for five years, in...
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Penn State News Student Engagement Network making strides in program ...Penn State NewsOver the last several months, the Student Engagement Network has made significant progress in advancing the University's strategic...
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Tri-City Herald Miss Tri-Cities Hannah Mowry brings love of music to the crownTri-City HeraldA Hanford High School graduate with a passion for music education and the grace of a diplomat...
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Schools Week We need a Bacc for the future, not a curriculum from 1904Schools WeekOn the face of it, the government supports the arts. It protected investment in Arts Council...
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MidLothian Advertiser Award is music to ears of Dalkeith teacherMidLothian AdvertiserGrace, who receives a Celviano Grand Hybrid digital piano by Casio, said: “Music education plays such a crucial role in...
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Course of nature: Top music education execs reveal their biggest ...Music WeekMusic education executives reveal their biggest challenges.and more »
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Featuring Marv Radio (3-fold UK Beatbox Champion), La Verne Williams (Soprano), CTS male voice ensemble (lead Owen Stark), Marc Masson (piano) and our laryngectomy choir. Event date: Sunday 23rd July ...
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Dear colleagues, might be of interest to you or your students. Feel free to share widely. Study Day on Space and Music - 28 October 2017 - University of Manchester...
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[copied from https://hansard.parliament.uk/lords/2017-07-03/debates/4AC97B74-6896-4BDA-908E-F0188DB1E757/EducationEnglishBaccalaureate]Education: English BaccalaureateQuestion14:36:00Asked byThe Earl of ClancartyTo ask Her Majesty's Government when they will respond to the public consultation Implementing the English Baccalaureate which closed on 29 January...
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KOSMOS Workshop "Emerging Synchronization in Music Cognition" Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Institut für Musikwissenschaft und Medienwissenschaft September 27-30, 2017 Call for Posters Synchronization is an emerging topic in the sciences and...
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Cambridge News Music lessons on Skype planned by new national arts education ...Cambridge NewsThe 'CREATE' facility could be housed on the former St Luke's Primary School site if plans go...
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The Guardian Music is at the very heart of one East End schoolThe GuardianChildren attending a music education project in Stirling, Scotland. 'Performances give children a goal to work towards...
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Filming African Music 18 November 2017 Bath Spa University, Newton Park campus This interdisciplinary study day is a partnership between Bath Spa University, the African Musics Study Group UK branch...
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DEADLINE COMING UP VERY SOON - 19 JUNE:A new PhD studentship opportunity, funded by National ProductivityInvestment Fund (NPIF), at the Sonic Arts Research Centre (SARC),Queen's University Belfast.Details of the scheme...
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SAGE Publishing announces a partnership with the Society forEducation, Music and Psychology Research (SEMPRE) to launch a new openaccess journal Music & Science, providing a platform for engageddebate and insight...
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Dear Colleague,I would like to bring your attention to the advertisement below for apermanent, full-time Research Fellowship in the Centre for PerformanceScience at the Royal College of Music, London.We are...
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Press Release Contact: Katie Baker This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Tel: +44 (0)20 7324 8719 Mollie Broad This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Tel: +44 (0)207 324 8782 SAGE Publishing launches Music & Science journal with the...
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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. Deadline for...
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[with apologies for cross posting] SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS 4th International Digital Libraries for Musicology workshop (DLfM 2017) Saturday 28th October 2017 Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai, China Proceedings published...
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thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, we are able to offer a limited number of student accommodation bursaries for the Web Audio Conference. these will cover the 3 nights...
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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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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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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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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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