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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Rewind album: Sarjana Muds, by Iwan Fals (1981)

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:45am by Oliver Clasper

    ... Fals' output over the following decades, the album doesn't aim to strike a singular note (content wise or musically), and the second track, Guru Oemar Bakri, about a teacher he admires, has ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    The Man enjoys home comforts: Van Morrison loosens up a little in small Northern Ireland venue

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by LAT

    ... a violet colour as you sat beside your father/And your mother in the garden". The song shifts into a mantra on the phrase "no guru, no method, no teacher", one of several moments ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Budding young composers develop creativity through music

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 12:13pm by Stephanie Lo

    ... a panel of music teachers in each country; and they send tapes of shortlisted music to Yamaha Japan, which makes the final selection. This year’s youngsters came from the mainland and Taiwan, ... 10 per cent and then 90 per cent is hard work.” Lun recalls an anecdote that his music teacher, Hungarian pianist György Sándor, told of the latter’s mentor, composer Béla Bartók, ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - MUSIC

    Early-life music lessons can rewire the brain and boost a child's performance

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 08:33pm by Ian Sample

    ... University. "Our results suggest it might be better to start musical training before age seven, which is consistent with what most piano teachers recommend," she adds. Wang devised the study ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - MUSIC

    Hong Kong singer, 11, wins top prize at prestigious competition in Wales

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... song and record it, Ng and her vocal teacher of seven years, Jeffie Leung, mastered A Clare Benediction. "She sings with passion and is very expressive," Leung said, adding ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Canto-jazz is a unique fusion of the two musical styles

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by RACHEL MOK

    ... and learn." That's where the Hong Kong Green Jazz Festival comes in. Music teacher and producer Joe Lung Yau-hang launched the event last December to provide a platform for younger jazz musicians ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Sweet highs of a rap empire

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 05:04pm by Stephanie Akin

    ... and cocoa skin, was already a minor celebrity. She started her recording career while still a student at Washington Irving High School and topped the charts in the late 1950s with her guitar teacher ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Legendary sitar player Ravi Shankar to receive posthumous Grammy award

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 01:17pm by AFP

    ... alongside those of the other honorees. “As a performer, composer, teacher and writer, he is considered a pioneer in bringing Indian music to the West,” it added. Shankar died on Tuesday in Southern ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Passionate and beloved

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Finlay

    ... I first heard the voice of the person who many years later would become my teacher … That certainly marked my destiny and it still thrills me today," he says. Bocelli once said Corelli's ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Tokyo swing

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by STEVE MCCLURE

    ... idols. Uehara honed her chops at Boston's Berklee College  of Music, where one of her teachers introduced her to veteran jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal. Impressed by what he heard, Jamal put ...




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