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Music is Hard 7: New Media

This week:
What’s so great about new and social media? How is it different from old media? How should we use it, how should we not use it? What benefits does it bring?

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Maura Lafferty’s article for Sequenza21 “Kickstarter as a successful fundraising tool”

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SoundNotion 18: Hall of Famers

Topics include the Library of Congress’s National Jukebox project, Google’s new music service, revising scores, and more.


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This week’s topics include:

  • Sony and the Library of Congress have come together to stream historical recordings from the early twentieth century through the National Jukebox.
  • Google is slowly rolling out a new product to help you listen to your music more conveniently.
  • Apparently, there’s a Classical Music Hall of Fame. Surprisingly, we’re not in it. But as of last week, composers William Bolcom and Phillip Glass are Hall of Famers.
  • New Music Box’s Rob Deemer asks how much time should we spend revising our music after the premiere?
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