Category Archives: Bonus

January 2015

More January 2015 Content

  • How to Play Electric Violin - Virtuoso Christian Howes does some high-voltage fiddling. We’ve also added some video of Christian using loop pedals to be a one-man mini orchestra.
  • Listening List: January 2015 - Listen to the podcast and stream all 10 selections from the January 2015 edition of the Listening List, including “Afterlife” by Ingrid Michaelson, and more.
  • Rixton’s Influences - Trace Rixton’s influences with music from the band, as well as Maroon 5, Prince, and the Isley Brothers.
  • David Guetta: Guetta Together - Check out video of David Guetta’s collaborations with featured artists Kelly Rowland, Sia, and John Legend.
October 2014

Educating Music Educators

Dr. Charles T. Menghini: President VanderCook College of Music offers his views of the future of music education.

Training teachers for any discipline is a real challenge and for music teachers, the challenge may be one of the greatest.  To begin with, we must not only teach and prepare candidates to be high quality musicians, we must also prepare them to be high quality teachers.  These are two distinct, yet very interrelated areas.  Permit me to explain. Read More>>