Duze Nomshikashika acapella music group of Netherlands visits Alexandra

Members of Duze Nomshikashika and local artists in East Bank, Alexandra. Photo: Nduduzo Nxumalo   The late American jazz singer and music writer Ella Fitzgerald once said music is the universal language that brings people together. Her words were proven to be true during the apartheid era in South Africa when people from different parts… Continue reading Duze Nomshikashika acapella music group of Netherlands visits Alexandra

‘It rocks!’: Raconteurs music video puts House on the Rock in spotlight

Copyright 2019 by Channel 3000. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. ‘It rocks!’: Raconteurs music video puts House on the Rock in spotlight More Headlines SPRING GREEN, Wis. – A famous rock band is putting a Wisconsin tourist attraction in the spotlight with the release of a new… Continue reading ‘It rocks!’: Raconteurs music video puts House on the Rock in spotlight

Complaint: Former Columbus music teacher facing child abuse charge for slapping student on thigh

Jason Morrison/FreeImages.com Jason Morrison/FreeImages.com More Headlines COLUMBUS, Wis. – A former Columbus music teacher is facing a child abuse charge on suspicion of slapping a student on the thigh last year. According to court records, Aristotle A. Esguerra is facing one count of physical abuse to a child and intentionally causing bodily harm. The criminal… Continue reading Complaint: Former Columbus music teacher facing child abuse charge for slapping student on thigh

Ocala boy battling cancer gets surprise from country music…

A blind Ocala boy battling brain cancer was brought to tears when he opened a special gift that arrived in the mail on Tuesday. Ayden Morgan, 9, pulled a guitar sent from country music star Kelsea Ballerini out of the box. It had his name on the back in braille.  Ballerini included a personal note in… Continue reading Ocala boy battling cancer gets surprise from country music…

Dr. Beata Navratil Discusses Armenian Poetry and Music at Boston University

Dr. Beata Navratil read excerpts from Hovhannes Tumanyan’s “Anush” BY ELIZABETH ECKERT The Boston University Modern Armenian History and Lecture Series hosted Dr. Beata Navratil for a lecture titled, “Poetry in Music: Armenian Sketches.” The event, which was held on September 17, was organized by Professor Simon Payaslian, Charles K. and Elisabeth M. Kenosian Chair… Continue reading Dr. Beata Navratil Discusses Armenian Poetry and Music at Boston University

Crawford musician stuns audiences – Sandton Chronicle

Chi-Chu Juan looks forward to performing at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Photo: Laura Pisanello   A talented young musician from Crawford College Sandton will be making her way to New York City to perform at the prestigious Carnegie Hall. Chi-Chu Juan, a Grade 8 learner at the school, has been playing the piano… Continue reading Crawford musician stuns audiences – Sandton Chronicle

‘Zvartnots’ Cultural Committee to Host a Musical Evening Celebrating Gomitas

Isabel Bayrakdarian BURBANK—“Zvartnots” Cultural Committee will present a special event, “Soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian & Friends: A Musical Celebration of Gomidas @150,” featuring the works of Armenian composer, priest, ethnomusicologist, arranger, researcher, and choirmaster Gomidas Vartabed. The event will take place on Saturday, November 10 at 6 p.m. at St. Leon Armenian Cathedral, located at 3325… Continue reading ‘Zvartnots’ Cultural Committee to Host a Musical Evening Celebrating Gomitas

Rain doesn’t stop farmers, music lovers from turning out for Farmaid

More Headlines EAST TROY, Wis. – For just the second time in its 34-year history, Farmaid took place in the state of Wisconsin.  The one-day musical event, featuring acts like Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews, Neil Young and John Mellencamp, aims to raise money and awareness for family farmers in America.  “Farmaid is helping us link to the… Continue reading Rain doesn’t stop farmers, music lovers from turning out for Farmaid

Local music promoter gives back to farmers with free concert tickets

FreeImages.com/Mariano Vila FreeImages.com/Mariano Vila More Headlines WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. – A local music promoter is doing something good for local farmers. Michael Alexander is the entertainment director at the Crystal Grand Music Theatre in Wisconsin Dells. He grew up in Barneveld and knows first-hand the struggles farmers are going through right now. Alexander says he… Continue reading Local music promoter gives back to farmers with free concert tickets

Music therapist aims to heal babies, families in Meriter NICU

More Headlines MADISON, Wis. – A new music therapy program at Meriter Hospital is bringing comfort and normalcy to parents and their babies.  Chase and Brittany O’Brien never thought they’d have a baby, let alone have it stay at the neonatal intensive care unit for more than a month, but when their baby Phillip was… Continue reading Music therapist aims to heal babies, families in Meriter NICU