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Sex, Drugs And Wandering Batons: Classical Musicians (Finally) Get Some ... - NPR (blog)

Sex, Drugs And Wandering Batons: Classical Musicians (Finally) Get Some ... - NPR (blog) | Music education | Scoop.it
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As a friend of mine said when I explained the setup of Mozart in the Jungle, "Oh!
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welcome!! :)
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Germany’s great tuition fees U-turn

Germany’s great tuition fees U-turn | Music education | Scoop.it
Could England force a similar reversal? Howard Hotson asks (This image of Europe's universities in 1650 is proving popular.
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Composer or Pasta?

Composer or Pasta? | Music education | Scoop.it
Think you can tell your pasta from your composers? It's time to put your knowledge to the test with our Composer or Pasta game! (Composer or Pasta? Test your classical music knowledge!
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"Do you know your Rigatoni from your Respighi? Is it a composer or is it a type of pasta?" Find out with this amazing quiz and test your knowledge at classicfm.com

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Amazing 24 Piece iPad Performance In School

Amazing 24 Piece iPad Performance In School | Music education | Scoop.it
An oldie but a goodie... This video shows how music educationalists Store Van Music, conduct a 24 piece iPad performance in a school. A great idea made amazing
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A nice video on using iPads in music education. Reassuring to see conventional instruments being performed alongside. No need to choose between #old technology and #new.

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Times Critics’ Favorite Classical Recordings of 2013

Times Critics’ Favorite Classical Recordings of 2013 | Music education | Scoop.it
The classical music critics of The New York Times offer a guide to some of the most notable recordings of 2013.
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Many list like this around now. All subjective, of course, but still useful as a snapshot of #classical music in 2013. Any favourites missing? 

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Peter Tornquist's curator insight, December 27, 2013 3:09 PM

Many list like this around now. All subjective, of course, but still useful as a snapshot of #classical music in 2013. Any favourites missing? 

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More popular than God. Or football.*

More popular than God. Or football.* | Music education | Scoop.it
A number of people have written to me over the last two weeks, asking why** I'd wade into a ridiculous debate like "Is classical music dead/dying?" It's not complicated. It's because the ideas they...
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Music education improves young minds - The Canberra Times

Music education improves young minds - The Canberra Times | Music education | Scoop.it
The Canberra Times Music education improves young minds The Canberra Times For parents wanting a definition of what disciplined musical training involved, Dr Collins suggested one group session, followed by an individual lesson with a teacher, plus...
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Notation in Contemporary Music: Composition, Performance ...

Notation in Contemporary Music: Composition, Performance, Improvisation. Call for Papers / Performance Presentations. Contemporary Music Research Unit Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London ...
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Call for papers for a Conference on Notation in Contemporary Music at the Contmporary Music Research Unit at Goldsmiths, University of London, in Oct 2014. 


Themes might include: Graphic notation, Relationship between notation and improvisation,New complexity, Aesthetics, philosophy, and notation, Visual music, Interpretation and Word scores. 

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Times Critics’ Favorite Classical Recordings of 2013

Times Critics’ Favorite Classical Recordings of 2013 | Music education | Scoop.it
The classical music critics of The New York Times offer a guide to some of the most notable recordings of 2013.
Peter Tornquist's insight:

Many list like this around now. All subjective, of course, but still useful as a snapshot of #classical music in 2013. Any favourites missing? 

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Peter Tornquist's curator insight, December 27, 2013 2:59 PM

Many list like this around now. All subjective, of course, but still useful as a snapshot of #classical music in 2013. Any favourites missing?