Monthly Archives: June 2021

Apple and Snap Partner JigSpace ‘Canva for 3D’ Raises $ 4.7 Million Series A – TechCrunch

When former art director Zac Duff started teaching an online game development course in 2015, he faced the same challenges that teachers around the world became all too familiar with after a pandemic-induced lockdown. . So, he used his experience in 3D design to create a virtual reality classroom to make distance learning more appealing to his students. Instead of ...

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Summer concert series returns to Connecticut – NBC Connecticut

Many annual concert series return after a difficult year due to the coronavirus pandemic. NBC Connecticut has your guide to music in the state this summer: Tuesday 22 June Haddam East: Goodspeed By The River Concert Series, Ambassador of Love: Pearl Bailey Celebration at the Goodspeed Tent. Tickets start at $ 45, only available by phone. June 22 – July ...

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What’s the best Five Finger Death Punch song?

What’s the best Five Finger Death Punch song? That’s what we want to know from you in this week’s Loudwire Nights Artist of the Week poll! Each week, we’ll ask you to choose your favorite song from a list of 10 of the greatest songs from the next Artist of the Week catalog. You will have until Friday noon ET ...

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OBU announces the hiring of two professors

Two new professors have joined the faculty at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee. Dr Jonathan Ashbach has been hired as an assistant professor of political science. Ashbach comes to OBU from Baylor University, officially joining the faculty in July ahead of the 2021 fall semester. He received a BA in Politics and Economics from Humboldt State University, an MA in ...

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New Brooklyn College Conservatory of Music Graduate Thrives in International Online Competitions

June 24, 2021 Martyna Kucinskaite said it was a struggle to keep morale up after live performances became impossible. But she persevered and eventually thrived in online competitions. Martyna Kucinskaite, who graduated with a Masters in Piano Performance from Brooklyn College in 2021, received a lot of support from piano teacher Gabrielius Alekna as she flourished in international online piano ...

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Kuke (KUKE) stock increases after inclusion of Smart Piano content in Chinese curriculum

What’s going on with Kuke Music Holding? Kuke Music Holding (KUKE) announced today that it will integrate its exclusive educational content for smart piano into from China preschool music education program, which will be available in over 4,000 kindergartens across China. The company’s shares were trading up 3.19% at $ 5.17 per share on Thursday. What does this mean for ...

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Try These 5 Ways To Practice Mindfulness With Your Kids

Back in the days when Travis M. Spencer’s daughter was in fourth grade, she sometimes had trouble falling asleep. Those nights, Spencer would take a few minutes for mindfulness. First, Spencer invited her to list a few things she was grateful for. This usually included friends or a favorite video game. “I’m like, ‘I’m glad you noticed these things,’ said ...

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JoyTunes Joins Unicorn Club with $ 50 Million Funding Led by Google Investment Arm

Music education startup JoyTunes has finalized a $ 50 million funding round for a $ 1 billion valuation led by GV (formerly Google Ventures) and with participation from Qualcomm, Calcalist has learned. GV invested $ 25 million in the round, which also included the company’s existing investors. JoyTunes had already raised $ 43 million in three funding rounds. The Israeli ...

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The Strings Method: Learn to play the piano without notes | New

Paul Cordes of White Bear Lake has decades of piano experience including teaching, playing and tuning. Cordes also created its own method of teaching, called the “play by ear method”. Cordes said it was not an individual teaching method, but rather a self-learning method. The Strings Method provides everything you need to learn to play the piano with confidence without ...

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