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Free Music Archive

Free Music Archive | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

The Free Music Archive is an interactive library of legal audio downloads directed by legendary freeform radio station WFMU.

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Music, Theatre, and Dance
articles, videos, digital collections and other resources about music, theatre, and dance; performance studies
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Performania: Dance Finds a Home in the Visual Arts

Performania: Dance Finds a Home in the Visual Arts | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Laura Gutierrez in Laura Elena Gutierrez (1987); 64 x 61 1/2 in.  created and performed and in conjunction with Líneas de la Mano  at Sicardi Gallery. Photo by Lynn Lane. Hope Stone Dance Company performing i scream  at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 2015. Photo by Atmosphere Dance Photography. Watching Jane Weiner’s i scream at The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, I was stuck by one thing: it looked more vibrant than it did the previous day in a traditional theater. Perhaps it had to do w
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Streetwise Afro-Brazilian dancers storm across the racial divide

Streetwise Afro-Brazilian dancers storm across the racial divide | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Dance company composed of young people from Brazil’s favelas celebrates a vibrant African heritage that was once repressed
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Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater

Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
She becomes the first African-American female principal dancer in the company’s 75-year history.
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A Holocaust Survivor's Story in Postmodern Dance

A Holocaust Survivor's Story in Postmodern Dance | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Taking testimony from a Holocaust survivor and turning it into a dance is an intriguing but risky proposition, especially if you're not a Jew.
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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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Tonys 2015: Meet the biggest hit maker on Broadway

Tonys 2015: Meet the biggest hit maker on Broadway | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Who's the toast of Broadway at the moment? While fans of Kristin Chenoweth and Kelli O'Hara duke it out, let's raise a glass to Oskar Eustis, the Public Theater's game-changing artistic director who, since he began his tenure 10 years ago, has been retooling the American musical at the historic off-Broadway venue founded by Joseph Papp.
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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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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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In Bess Wohl’s ‘Small Mouth Sounds,’ a Loss for Words Leads to a Gain in Insight

In Bess Wohl’s ‘Small Mouth Sounds,’ a Loss for Words Leads to a Gain in Insight | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
The characters in a new play say almost nothing, an exercise in mindfulness that was both challenging and relieving for its writer.
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Twyla Tharp’s 50 Years of Forward Movement

Twyla Tharp’s 50 Years of Forward Movement | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
“The Fugue,” rejects the familiar notion that dance is solely an ephemeral art.
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When Inspiration Won't Strike

When Inspiration Won't Strike | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

Choreographer’s block. It’s the black cloud that all dancemakers—seasoned artists and green ones alike—experience at some point nearly every time they create. What separates the professionals from the novices is learning how to press on and not let it derail the work. We talked to six choreographers about what they do when they feel stuck. A common theme: When you are having trouble, chances are it’s because you’re challenging yourself in a way that you never have before.

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When Dance Migrates from Brooklyn Streets to an Upper East Side Stage

When Dance Migrates from Brooklyn Streets to an Upper East Side Stage | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it

FLEXN at the Park Avenue Armory puts an indigenous New York street dance under a prestigious spotlight — and doesn’t shy away from politics.

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Crowd-sourced Choreography

Crowd-sourced Choreography | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Although #instaballet seemed “a really whacky idea and risk” at first, it has worked better than imagined.
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Respect for Children: There Are No Children

Respect for Children: There Are No Children | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
In the second installment of Teresa Simone’s Why I Hate Children’s Theatre series, the author discusses the problems with binary constructions of "child" and "adult."
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Lenny Henry, thanks for bringing theatre to life | Elizabeth Day

Lenny Henry, thanks for bringing theatre to life | Elizabeth Day | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
When the actor forgot his lines, he almost made me warm to this stilted, overrated art form
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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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There's A New Instructional Video That Will Teach You To Dance Like A North Korean

There's A New Instructional Video That Will Teach You To Dance Like A North Korean | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
A newly-released video shows how people in the most isolated country in the world prepare to get on down at their mass dance events.
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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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Impressions of Mark Morris Dance Group

Impressions of Mark Morris Dance Group | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
"Like an advertisement straight from Madison Avenue, he meticulously architects space and miniaturizes the kinesphere to manage our experience: We look where we’re supposed to look and see what we’re supposed to see." Erin Bomboy, Brooklyn.
 
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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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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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Theatre should reflect society – and boldly imagine ways for it to change

Theatre should reflect society – and boldly imagine ways for it to change | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
Playwrights must make more conscious choices about the characters we write
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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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What Does Ballet Have to Say About Rape Culture?

What Does Ballet Have to Say About Rape Culture? | Music, Theatre, and Dance | Scoop.it
 

Paul Taylor is a self titled “ Dance Maker” who is inspired by the natural world, environment, and human interactions. He was also once dubbed “ the naughty boy of modern Dance” by Martha Graham. Throughout the years this t...
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