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GRAMMY Museum and Rock & Roll Forever Foundation present: The Evolution of Sampling

GRAMMY Museum and Rock & Roll Forever Foundation present: The Evolution of Sampling

Take a trip through the history of sampling and gain a deeper understanding of this musical and technological practice. Using mixed media, students will explore information-assimilating and mood-manipulating byproducts of sampling. While kickin’ it artists such as Wu Tang Clan, students will compare and contrast one of their tracks to the original song being sampled. [...]
GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Justin DiCioccio: Tips on Rehearsing, Conducting, and Balancing Jazz Ensembles

GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Justin DiCioccio: Tips on Rehearsing, Conducting, and Balancing Jazz Ensembles

GRAMMY Camp Jazz Band Director, Justin DiCioccio is here with tips on rehearsing, conducting, and balancing jazz ensembles. Despite the focus on jazz ensembles, many of these tips will apply to any career you may undergo. Justin touches on themes such as organization, practice, improved listening habits, and so much more. Follow these tips for [...]
GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Heather Moore: Student Mental Health and Music

GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Heather Moore: Student Mental Health and Music

Join social science educator and Jane Ortner Education Award participant, Heather Moore, as she discusses the importance of mental health and the coping properties of music. Being a student amidst Covid-19 is difficult and today we seek to alleviate anxieties through the positive power of music. Students will think deep, enarmouring themselves by creating their [...]
May Museum At Home Release Schedule

May Museum At Home Release Schedule

We're excited to announce the GRAMMY Museum's next round of never-before-released free digital content from their archive while the Museum in Los Angeles is closed until further notice in light of COVID-19. The Museum's Public Programs digital series features new intimate sit-down interviews with artists and musicians recorded via Zoom, as well as archival Programs [...]
Tips for professional success by Marc van Wageningen

Tips for professional success by Marc van Wageningen

Join bassist Marc van Wageningen of the legendary R&B band, Tower of Power, as he shares what he has learned and what he wishes he had done as a working artist over his forty-five years of performing. Applicable to all careers, he discusses the importance of continuing to take lessons, learning from a variety of [...]