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  • Verne Q. Powell Launches New ‘Silver Eagle’ Sax Website

    Josh Harris | May 30, 2013Verne Q. Powell Flutes, Inc. recently unveiled a website for its new Silver Eagle model alto and tenor saxophones. Verne Q. Powell Flutes, Inc. recently unveiled a website for its new Silver Eagle model alto and tenor saxophones. The new site, www.SilverEagleSax.com, offers complete model specifications and pricing. The Powell Silver Eagle is the only […] Read More...
  • Make Music Chicago Enters Its Third Year

    Josh Harris | May 30, 2013This June, public spaces throughout Chicago will be transformed into makeshift music venues as performers of all genres take to the streets for the third annual Make Music Chicago festival. The free event will take place in over 25 locations throughout the city on June 21.This June, public spaces throughout Chicago will be transformed into […] Read More...
  • Titanic Violin Confirmed By CT Scan

    Josh Harris | May 30, 2013A violin that’s found itself in the middle of a seven-year-long authenticity debate has recently been validated, thanks to common hospital technology. A violin that’s found itself in the middle of a seven-year-long authenticity debate has recently been validated, thanks to common hospital technology.  Radiographers at a British hospital took a 3D image using a […] Read More...
  • Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles Serves Music Hopefuls in South Central

    Josh Harris | May 30, 2013The alt-weekly L.A. Weekly published a moving story on young cellist Jacob Esquivel and his transformative with the social change organization Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles. The alt-weekly L.A. Weekly published a moving story on young cellist Jacob Esquivel and his transformative with the social change organization Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles. The group, called […] Read More...
  • Carl Fischer Offers Support with VH1 Save the Music for the Music for Your Schools Contest

    Josh Harris | May 30, 2013Carl Fischer Music has joined forces with Yamaha, D’Addario and VH1 Save the Music to launch the Music For Your Schools Contest, designed to benefit school bands and orchestras in need.Carl Fischer Music has joined forces with Yamaha, D’Addario and VH1 Save the Music to launch the Music For Your Schools Contest, designed to benefit […] Read More...
  • Yamaha Gives Brass a Deep Freeze

    Josh Harris | May 17, 2013To optimize the playing experience and improve the sound, Yamaha now offers Cryogenic Resonance Restoration, a proprietary method of deep-freezing brass and metal woodwind instruments that reduces residual strain in the metal.All metal faces a certain level of stress is always introduced as a byproduct of the intense heat and pressure required to shape and […] Read More...
  • International Songwriting Competition Winners Announced

    Josh Harris | May 17, 2013The US-based International Songwriting Competition (ISC) recently announced its 2012 winners. The US-based International Songwriting Competition (ISC) recently announced its 2012 winners. The coveted ISC Grand Prize has been awarded to Irvine, California songwriter Joshua Hanson (Yellow Red Sparks), for his folk song “Monsters With Misdemeanors.” The Grand Prize is ISC’s highest honor, and prizes […] Read More...
  • George Quinlan, Sr. Passes Away at 90

    Josh Harris | May 17, 2013Beloved founder of the highly influential Midwestern band instrument shop Quinlan & Fabish, George Quinlan, Sr. passed away this week at the age of 90.Beloved founder of the highly influential Midwestern band instrument shop Quinlan & Fabish, George Quinlan, Sr. passed away this week at the age of 90. Quinlan, who was featured in a […] Read More...
  • BSO Names New Music Director Andris Nelsons, Youngest in Over 100 Years

    Josh Harris | May 17, 2013Andris Nelsons has been appointed the 15th Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra since its founding in 1881. Andris Nelsons has been appointed the 15th Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra since its founding in 1881. The announcement was made Thursday by Chairman of the BSO Board of Trustees Ted Kelly, BSO Board […] Read More...
  • Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Give $70 million to USC for New Music Academy

    Josh Harris | May 17, 2013Entrepreneurs and music industry icons Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre (Andre Young), already known as forward-thinking visionaries in music and business, are giving $70 million to USC to create a unique undergraduate experience. Entrepreneurs and music industry icons Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre (Andre Young), already known as forward-thinking visionaries in music and business, are […] Read More...
  • Timeless Communications Corp. Acquires the 
Assets of Symphony Publishing

    Josh Harris | April 30, 2013Timeless Communications Corp. (TCC) – a Nevada corporation – announced today the acquisition of the assets of Symphony Publishing, based in Needham, Mass., publishers of Musical Merchandise Review (MMR), School Band & Orchestra (SBO), JAZZed, and Choral Director publications.LAS VEGAS – Timeless Communications Corp. (TCC) – a Nevada corporation – announced today the acquisition of […] Read More...
  • Rhythm! Discover Center Presents Drumming Programs at Exhibit Grand Opening

    Josh Harris | April 24, 2013On May 11, 2013, the Rhythm! Discovery Center will present interactive drumming programs and offers free admission for all attendees in celebration of the grand opening of the Center’s new exhibit, Drums From the Circle City: The Leedy Drum Company from 1895-1930. On May 11, 2013, the Rhythm! Discovery Center will present interactive drumming programs […] Read More...
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