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How Do You Dance to Jazz?

How Do You Dance to Jazz? | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The attendees at this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival taught our music writer a step or two
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Listening Is the New Performing

Listening Is the New Performing | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The Whitney Museum of American Art made a particularly savvy choice by teaming up with Issue Project Room to present David Rosenboom’s Propositional Music, a three-day concert series spanning 50 ye...
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ITMA Irish Traditional Music Archive

ITMA Irish Traditional Music Archive | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
a national public reference archive and resource centre for 
the traditional song, instrumental music and dance of Ireland
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More Music Streaming Services: Bad for Listeners, Good for the Music Industry

More Music Streaming Services: Bad for Listeners, Good for the Music Industry | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Beyonce and Rihanna's exclusive Tidal releases show that what was once a listener's paradise is now being carved into fiefdoms as competition between streaming platforms intensifies.
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Philip Glass Half Full

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For all its manifold beauties, the classical music of the 20th century has yet to become popular in America. One sign of its failure to make a deeper mark on our culture is that except for Aaron Copland, the only American classical composer whose name is reasonably well known outside musical circles is Philip Glass.

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Buying Songs Is Over

Buying Songs Is Over | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Every statistic in the recorded music business is pointing down except for streaming and, amazingly, vinyl.
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In Music, Uniformity Sells

In Music, Uniformity Sells | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
More evidence that, historically, albums featuring less complex instrumentation have enjoyed greater popularity
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Listen To Music, Dammit!

Listen To Music, Dammit! | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

Listening to and trying to understand as much music as possible, even music that you don’t enjoy, is an incredibly important part of becoming a better and better musician.

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Yale Journal of Music & Religion | Yale University

The Yale Journal of Music and Religion (YJMR) is published twice yearly by the Yale Institute of Sacred Music, an interdisciplinary graduate center that educates leaders who foster, explore, and study engagement with the sacred through music, worship, and the arts in Christian communities, diverse religious traditions, and public life.

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Did Bach's wife write his finest works? - Telegraph

Did Bach's wife write his finest works?   - Telegraph | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Martin Jarvis, professor of music at Charles Darwin University in Australia, claims some of Johann Sebastian Bach’s best-loved works were actually written by his wife
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Do You Hear the People Sing? Music and Protest in the Street

Do You Hear the People Sing? Music and Protest in the Street | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
In a crowd, nuance fades away. When the argument is literally framed by a fence in the street, the question of "which side are you on?" can take on a certain stark, if ultimately artificial, clarit...
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U2's Apple launch: what it means for the band – and the company

U2's Apple launch: what it means for the band – and the company | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The fact that U2 are letting people hear Songs of Innocence for free speaks to their diminishing powers – but the launch also suggests Apple fears for iTunes
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Are We All Mistuning Our Instruments, and Can We Blame the Nazis?

Are We All Mistuning Our Instruments, and Can We Blame the Nazis? | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
A small cadre of fanatics insists music would sound better if instruments were tuned differently. Ted Gioia spent a week putting put their theories to the test.
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YouTube’s Copyright Conundrum: Unwarranted Video Takedowns are Symptoms of a Much Larger Problem

YouTube’s Copyright Conundrum: Unwarranted Video Takedowns are Symptoms of a Much Larger Problem | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

There are no two ways around it: YouTube has an intellectual property problem. Or, more specifically, an IP management and enforcement problem.

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The next chart-topper could be just an algorithm away

The next chart-topper could be just an algorithm away | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Discovering new music talent like James Bay, this year’s tipped breakthrough act whose debut album duly topped the charts, is an expensive business for record companies.
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Spotify, Tidal, Taylor Swift, And The Coming Streaming Music Wars

Spotify, Tidal, Taylor Swift, And The Coming Streaming Music Wars | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The battle for listeners is about much more than one star's catalog.
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Composer Alan Menken explains how 'Newsies' became a stage dynamo

Composer Alan Menken explains how 'Newsies' became a stage dynamo | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
At the 1992 Academy Awards, composer Alan Menken was fielding questions in the press room after winning a couple of Oscars for his score for "Aladdin," the animated Disney movie.
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It’s Not Just Björk: Women Are Tired of Not Getting Credit for Their Own Music

It’s Not Just Björk: Women Are Tired of Not Getting Credit for Their Own Music | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Pitchfork published a new interview with Björk on Wednesday, and in it she speaks powerfully about the kind of sexism she’s faced in her career. Asked by Jessica Hopper about early reports that Arca was the “sole producer” on her new album rather than, as Arca later clarified, a co-producer, Björk opened up about how she’s been denied...
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Irish Sheet Music Archives - Irish Songs - Ward Irish Music Archives

Irish Sheet Music Archives - Irish Songs - Ward Irish Music Archives | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
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The Nazi war criminal, the Nuremberg prosecution expert… and a shared love of Bach

The Nazi war criminal, the Nuremberg prosecution expert… and a shared love of Bach | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
A forthcoming project sheds light on the parallels between Hans Frank, a key player in the Holocaust, and Hersch Lauterpacht, one of the prosecution team at his trial, writes Ed Vulliamy
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The Evolution Of Violin Design: How Stradivarius Won The PR War

The Evolution Of Violin Design: How Stradivarius Won The PR War | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Using techniques used to study plants, a scientist charts the evolution of violin design over the last 500 years.
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From Mix Tape to iPod to... What Now? | The Tyee

From Mix Tape to iPod to... What Now? | The Tyee | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Have tech whizzes forgotten people who love to make, and give, playlists?
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The Role Of College Teaching In The Life of A Creative Musician

The Role Of College Teaching In The Life of A Creative Musician | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The big point that critics of college teaching fail to understand is that teaching music is more than just teaching music. A good teacher connects the great musicians and musical works of the past ...
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