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Music as a Language – A New Way of Considering Music Lessons

 

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Victor Wooten – Music As a Language

We recently posted a video link on our Facebook page from Victor Wooten and TED-Ed on Music as a Language.

Wooten introduces the video by stating that music is a language, and, just like verbal language, it serves as a sign of expression. It can be read or written, and it can make you laugh or cry. In fact, sometimes music can be better than spoken word, because it doesn’t need to be understood to be effective.

Is it possible to learn music the same way you learned to speak? Absolutely! We just have to change our perceptions…

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Piano Pop Concert to Rock the South Bay

Musicians Mobile Piano Pop Concert:

  • October 27, 2013 at 4:00 P.M.,
  • Saratoga Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room, 19655 Allendale Ave., Saratoga, CA 95070

Musicians Mobile will bring South Bay families together for their annual student-based Piano Pop concert. More than 15 “bands-for-a-day” will  consist of friends and families playing together and singing songs by Journey, Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift, and more. This event is free to the public, allowing residents to join the fun and support the efforts of local music students in a professional environment.

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And the Scholarship Winner Is….

We are pleased to announce the winners of our 2013 Virtual Showcase!

“Meaning Through Music”

We had 19 amazing performances this year, along with some incredible speeches on why music has meaning for our students.

Top Performance:

 Matthew Teh
“Pirates of the Caribbean”
arr. Jarrod Radnich
Piano Solo

Top Introductory Speech:

Kavita Sundaram
Kavita Sundaram
“Rainbow Connection”
arr. Faber
Vocal Solo with piano