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Week 32 – Music, a New York Yankee, and Home Economics…

The Music of Baseball… I became a baseball fan when I was 14 years old.  Prior to that point in time I thought watching baseball was like watching paint dry!  Oddly enough, I used to have the same opinion of jazz before it eventually became my favorite musical genre.  In both cases my opinion was …

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Week 31 – “…celebrate symphony, harmony, rhythm…”

Some advice as accredited to come from Pythagoras… Build a temple to the Muses to celebrate symphony, harmony, rhythm, and all things conducive to concord, he proposed.  Symphony, harmony, and concord were going to be central to Pythagorean doctrine, and also to the neo-Pythagoreanism of Iamblichus’ era.  Consider yourselves the equals of those you govern, …

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Week 22 – Resonate 2015 – 5 days to register!

PSSD Music Conference – March 19th & 20th, 2015 What: A music conference for exploring and learning music through performance, technology, composition, and improvisation. Who: The conference will be open to PSSD students in grades 7-12 When: March 19th & 20th – Students are welcome to attend either on one of the two days or …