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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 [...]
Video Production Lesson 3: Shooting a Video/Interview

Video Production Lesson 3: Shooting a Video/Interview

Video production is the stage most people think about when shooting, as it involves the lighting, special effects, the talent, and everything in between. Thinking cumulatively, students will draw upon the lessons they have learned in prior classes to shoot an interview of their own. By finding the right location, lighting, and camera angle, groups [...]
GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Jason Goldman:  Equipment Needed To Start Producing Music

GRAMMY In The Schools Mini-Lesson by Jason Goldman: Equipment Needed To Start Producing Music

Music is often contingent on the equipment at hand. Multi-talented musician, producer, and professor, Jason Goldman, considers the relationship between the artist and the necessary equipment to achieve their ends. While artists do not need the most expensive gear on the market, they will need the two bare essentials for producing music: a computer and [...]
Careers Through Music Video Series: Leadership

Careers Through Music Video Series: Leadership

This video is a discussion about the transportive nature of leadership. Teachers and students are encouraged to lead others on a journey to places they haven’t been before. Leadership is important within your own network as well as to your followers.  Part of being a good leader is listening to and identifying other leaders. By [...]
Careers Through Music Video Series: Skill Building

Careers Through Music Video Series: Skill Building

Music always has been a part of political movements, and the American Civil Rights Movement is one of the strongest echo of this belief. The civil rights movement in the It is easy to be blinded or overwhelmed by long-term goals, such as winning a Grammy or achievements of the ilk. This video helps musicians [...]
Music of the Civil Rights Movement – Lesson 2

Music of the Civil Rights Movement – Lesson 2

Music always has been a part of political movements, and the American Civil Rights Movement is one of the strongest echo of this belief. The civil rights movement in the 1950s & 1960s have once been described as the greatest singing movement in our nation’s history. Many of the songs grew out of the rich [...]