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The Vocal Warmup: It's a Cultural Thing

July 1, 2022 | Taylor Grant, Musical America
The vocal exercises a singer uses to warm up are both highly personal and the result of training in a specific cultural tradition. Zofia Majewski, a student majoring in vocal performance, talks with three vocalists who represent different … »Read

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UK Mandates Music Ed

June 30, 2022 | Anthony Brown, Musical America
On June 25 the U.K. government’s Department of Education published The Power of Music to Change Lives , a national plan for music education. The 88-page report, delayed for two years by the pandemic, is designed to “level up musical … »Read

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San Diego Opera Reports a Surplus and a Rosy Future

June 29, 2022 | Taylor Grant, Musical America
A year ago, when the San Diego Opera was preparing a scaled-down season of live performances while Covid was still at large, a significant financial shortfall seemed a likely possibility. The company anticipated a deficit of $759,401 for the … »Read

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Amid the Streams and the Memes, Vinyl Makes a Noticeable Dent

June 29, 2022 | David Sharp, Associated Press
The arrival of the compact disc nearly killed off record albums, with vinyl pressing machines sold, scrapped and dismantled by major record labels. Four decades later, with resuscitated record album sales producing double-digit annual growth, … »Read

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Skid Row's Street Symphony Takes Center Stage

June 28, 2022 | Sarah Shay, Musical America
The Los Angeles Philharmonic is hardly the only purveyor of classical music in Los Angeles. The Street Symphony brings professional musicians to clinics, homeless shelters, and jails clustered in and around L.A.’s Skid Row, one of the most … »Read

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San Antonio Symphony: It Was Time

June 28, 2022 | Taylor Grant, Musical America
It was time, opines Lionel Sosa, to “put this great lady out of her misery.” The lady he refers to was the San Antonio Symphony, which last week initiated bankruptcy proceedings, effectively ending its 83-year existence . Sosa is more … »Read




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