Author Archives: William C. Reis

Wisdom on effective practice of four best violists and teachers

4 January 2022, 13:32 The rehearsal room is where violinists and violists make many of their most important discoveries, where movements become muscle memory, where musical concepts come to life in the form of sound. Examining how we spend our practice time can be of crucial importance in creating a formula for success, and the topic “Effective Practice” was the ...

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When art comes to life – Sidney Daily News

TROY – For the owner of Trojan City Music, music is more than an art: it’s life. “I’m a recovered addict, and music is one of those things that I could always be proud of, in good times and bad, and it connects me with people. I don’t know what my life would be like without it, ”said John Hendry, ...

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Instead of making a New Years resolution, try something new

“One thing I’m dying to try is cooking the foods that are already in my fridge. I don’t need it to become a habit. I just want to try it. Just once. Once in my stupid and useless life, I would like to skip the take out and say to myself, “OK, arrogant, needy, two-faced baritone, not funny and lewd, ...

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5 affordable hobbies to embrace today | Money

STATEPOINT MEDIA – Have you ever been reluctant to try a new hobby because you were worried about spending a lot of money on equipment, supplies, and other start-up costs to lose interest? Here are five great ways to explore inexpensive hobbies: 1. Language exchange: Rather than buying expensive software or attending classes in person, consider finding a language exchange ...

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30-Year-Old Big Band Kicks Off New Monthly Tradition in Manitou Springs | Pikes Peak Courier

It’s not often that you’ll see more than a few musicians, say five or six at the most, on stage in most concert halls in town. This is true for the upstairs listening room at Lulu’s Downstairs in Manitou Springs. A quick glance at the calendar lists concerts featuring solo musicians or groups consisting of a couple or three members, ...

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2021 Thumb Piano Market Size Analysis by Major Key Players

New Jersey, United States, – Market Research Intellect has been analyzing the technology and markets for Thumb Piano since 2018. Since then, through the research analysis of companies, we have been very close to the latest research and market developments. In addition, Market Research Intellect works closely with many clients to help them better understand technology and the market environment ...

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Two selected as Oxford Citizens of the Year

Molly bowers franklin Bringing more than music to the community, Molly Bowers Franklin provided a wide variety of music to the community as enjoyable entertainment during the pandemic, when any diversion was welcome. His dozens of daily Sequester series videos featured original musical vignettes, scenes from famous shows, comedy skits, and musical selections featuring local musicians, family and friends. Several ...

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6 spectacular retirement lifestyles perfect for travelers

It’s the start of another season, the time of year when we think about priorities and how we want to move forward in the years to come. You may be retiring soon or want to change the way you retired. Now is the time to take a break. My husband and I have used these breaks well over the years. ...

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Hudson Valley Post Top 10 New York Stories of 2021: Story # 9

A “brutal start to winter” expected in New York Original article: October 12, 2021 More and more weather experts believe cold and snow will hit New York City earlier than normal. For all the news that the Hudson Valley shares, be sure to follow Hudson Valley Post on Facebook, download the Hudson Valley Post mobile app, and sign up for ...

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Brookings register | Surprise hit on TikTok

BROOKINGS – Sarah Darnall and her Hot Freaks band mates never dreamed that a song they released would become a massive hit on TikTok years later. The song, “Puppy Princess,” was written and recorded about a decade ago, but didn’t launch on TikTok until early this year. As a result, Darnall and his band mates talk about getting back together ...

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