Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Presenting the results for a historiographical survey of African American music

wheninmusicology:

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Monday, September 15, 2014

when I spend forever filling out a lengthy expense report only to get the email saying I did something wrong

thisadvertisinglife:

I feel your pain, @RauliuxRaulix.

Thursday, September 11, 2014
YES.

YES.

composersdoingnormalshit:

Arvo Pärt showing off his chicken. 
Happy Birthday, Arvo Pärt!

composersdoingnormalshit:

Arvo Pärt showing off his chicken. 

Happy Birthday, Arvo Pärt!

npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music
Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music

Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

drumcorpsdreamer:

love-you-meanit:

I was analyzing music for class tomorrow when THIS happened…

THIS IS THE BEST POST IN THE WORLD.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Basically, I’m an outlaw photographer by trade. overheard in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood
leadingtone:

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leadingtone:

C:> cd\things_I_learned_2day
C:\THINGS~1> copy con $asjdfksal;fj342089u3j89g
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        1 file(s) copied.

Saturday, September 6, 2014
lonelysandwich:

Sneak peek at Tuesday’s keynote

lonelysandwich:

Sneak peek at Tuesday’s keynote