This is a very difficult task – coming up with single nominations for the 2011 Edublog Awards. But it seems fun, so I’m playing along.
Best Individual Blog
Dave Wilken’s very informative Blog: Wilktone. Great stuff on composition, brass playing, and jazz. Check it out!
Best Individual Tweeter
Well, there is . . . → Read More: Edublog Awards Nominations
I’m very happy to report that MENC, the National Association for Music Education has featured my Instrument Angels program on their website this week.
You can read it here: NAfME Site
Also see the original here: http://davidahrens.us/soundeducation/2010/09/20/instrument-angels-embracing-community-generosity-in-the-ebay-age/
[Edit: MENC is now NAfME: National Association for Music Education]
. . . → Read More: Instrument Angels Featured on MENC.org
As a horn player, I’ve always loved Schumann’s Konzertstück. This performance with Daniel Barenboim and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra is simply amazing. The great Stefan Dohr (principal, BPO) is playing 1st horn. CSO’s legendary Dale Clevenger is on 2nd. Ignacio Garcia (soloist with the Berlin State Opera Orchestra under Barenboim) on 3rd. And Georg Schrekenberger . . . → Read More: Worthy of Note: Schumann – Konzertstück für 4 Hörner und Orchester