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Vinyl Records

Did you know that last Saturday, April 18, was Record Store Day?  Seattle’s 10 best could hardly wait.  In the afternoon I managed to get to the best of the best – Bop Street Records on Market Street in Ballard.   125 more words


How Playing Music Affects the Developing Brain, Part 1:

A study conducted in 1993 revealed that college students perform better on spatial reasoning tests after listening to a Mozart sonata. The follow up question then became, “Can listening to Mozart temporarily increase IQs?” The general consensus was yes. 366 more words

Jo-Michael Scheibe

May Day Preview in Chestnut Hill Local

Looking forward to Saturday’s performance with The Crossing and the Jenks School in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, my setting of May Day a poem by  99 more words

New Music


There’s been very little variance in the weather since we’ve returned home; every day has greeted us with the same grey, dismal, rainy, slightly clammy climate. 212 more words

Register NOW - Stanton's Super Session 2015!

Stanton’s Super Session
Saturday 8/1/2015, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
at Stanton’s Sheet Music, 330 S. Fourth St, 43215
REGISTRATION: $55.00 (includes lunch)

Do you need to put a little “spark” in your choral program? 92 more words

School Choral

I Have Had Singing

Last Week was rehearsal week. The concerts were Saturday and Sunday, and they went beautifully. Good audiences despite quite a bit of competition, and performances that were worthy and reflective of the effort that went into their making. 317 more words


Core II

To reach the bass of us,

An alto depth of timbre

Demanding specificity

Extracting cores

From scores

Beyond voice

Towards mind and heart.

This, I imagine… 17 more words