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It's well known that one of the most important places in the world for music is Germany in many ways. The world was very different a few hundred years ago, and music wasn't as universal so the place where you came from as a musician mattered even more than it does now. Germany became the land of magnificent composers that not only helped define the...

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There is an idea that some musicians share that the instrument a musician plays is related to the player's personality and attitude, or can even change it transforming the person just like a superhero changes when they put ther suits on. It changes depending on the person but it can go one way or the other. The fact is that there is a connection between...

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by Jamey Mann, Catoctin School of Music Something I say several times a day to students is please slow down. Students playing too fast is an issue students of all abilities must work on. Many listen to their favorite songs or artist and are eager to play just as fast as them. In addition, students may have difficulty recognizing the piece or song they are playing at a slower tempo  which...

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There has been a great amount of progress in terms of artificial inteligence (A.I.) in the last ten years, and it's begining to get into the realm of music in several ways, and as we get more deeply involved in new technologies and new ways to create, it's a good idea to think about the posibilities it can offer, the diferences between human technique and...

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