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3 pm SLT JooZz Magic and Al Hofman | Facebook

3 pm SLT JooZz Magic and Al Hofman | Facebook | Music Island and Friends | Scoop.it
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Every Thursday @ 3 pm SLT JooZz & Al Hofman Jazz Duo

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JooZz and Al Hofman Jazz video

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JooZz and Al Hofman will be live at Music Island every Thursday at 3 pm SLT

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Music Island - 1 pm Arimo Teixeira latin and jazz guitar 9.29.2012

Music Island - 1 pm Arimo Teixeira latin and jazz guitar 9.29.2012 | Music Island and Friends | Scoop.it

1 pm Arimo Teixeira, latin and jazz guitar

Known as the Blue Bandito, Arimo blends styles to create his own unique sound.

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12 noon SLT Prowess Rayna, piano | Facebook

12 noon SLT Prowess Rayna, piano | Facebook | Music Island and Friends | Scoop.it
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Prowess Rayna, a true artist on the piano, began playing at 3, composing at 7 & performing professionally by 14. Countless souls have been uplifted by her sensuous, passionate expression, fluid technique & beautiful melodies. Her reputation flourishes as she shares her evolving talents with live music lovers in SL.


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My friends, Music Island's future is uncertain - The SL Enquirer

My friends, Music Island's future is uncertain - The SL Enquirer | Music Island and Friends | Scoop.it
I don't think any other place on SL would give such a sympathetic home to non-mainstream musicians and experimental artists as Music Island has done. ... Are you ready for the biggest home and garden event of 2013?
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Invited Essay — Future of Work: Musical Performance in Virtual Reality

Invited Essay — Future of Work: Musical Performance in Virtual Reality | Music Island and Friends | Scoop.it

h+ Magazine is a new publication that covers technological, scientific, and cultural trends that are changing human beings in fundamental ways.

 

 

Time was that when orchestras and ensembles wanted to reach out to find new audiences, they took their instruments out to the park and shopping malls where teens and young families tended to gather.

 

In today’s world, increasingly, people are meeting online.  Together with some intrepid, tech-savvy musicians and ensembles, I’ve been out there in the virtual community, presenting virtual concerts in the new virtual park of Second Life since 2007.  This article attempts to answer the following questions: Who has been playing classical or “art” music professionally in Second Life? What were their expectations, their experiences and what are the lessons we have learned?  Who are our audience members?  What do they find rewarding about concerts in virtual reality?  And lastly, what lessons do virtual concerts have to offer to default world concert presenters?

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