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ASMTA Conference: Ensembles, Duets and Technology.... Oh My!

Lori Frazer knows what she is talking about when it comes to midi and the features of the Yamaha Clavinova.

Lori shared, “We lose 78% of students between level 1 and level 2.” (This is based on music sales) It’s up to us to come up with things that we can do with our students to help prevent them from quitting so early. 209 more words


Upcoming Performance: University of Wisconsin-Madison Alumni Horn Ensemble

The 47th International Horn Symposium is less than two months away, and I’m very excited to attend what promises to be a huge event. The lineup of artists, presenters, and exhibitors is excellent, and I will be posting updates throughout the week. 427 more words

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How to Improve Your Predictive Model: A Post-mortem Analysis

Building predictive models with machine learning techniques can be very insightful and provide tremendous business value in optimizing resources that are simply impossible to replicate manually or by more traditional statistical methods. 1,914 more words


Predicting the Belmont Stakes Winner with Machine Learning

(NOTE: We suggest that you also read our follow up post including the post-mortem analysis of the results from the machine learning model described here.) 2,190 more words

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Composer Notes: Why New Music Must Stand Up For Its Composers

I recently attended a seminar given by one of Europe’s leading conductors. As director of one of Europe’s premier new music ensembles, he has given the first performances of works by composers such as Georg Friedrich Haas and Benedict Mason. 833 more words