Archive for September 2011

MUSIC OF INFLUENCE

Sunday, September 25, 2011: MUSIC OF INFLUENCE What is the music that has influenced your life?  What music did you listen to that influences the current music on your playlist?  It says alot about who you are and how you listen to music.  In Turntable Creative yesterday, we shared “the ten cd’s/albums that have influenced…

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SWAGGER AND ATTITUDE

Sunday, September 18, 2011: SWAGGER AND ATTITUDE Creative Turntable kicks up this Saturday, September 24 at the Bissett School at Mount Royal University with a two class series: “You – the Artist”.  Neil MacGonigill, who has had a huge impact on the Canadian music scene as producer/manager/music aficionado and I will share our insights and…

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THE LEGACY OF REVV52

Sunday, September 11, 2011: THE LEGACY OF REVV52 The ensemble REVV52 enters its 60th anniversary as a performance ensemble marking the season with the “Music of Memphis”.  Blues, Gospel, Soul, Rock and Rockabilly round out the musical styles of the Memphis sound. REVV52 started back in 1952 (hence the “52”) with conductor Harold Ramsay (Organist…

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SOMETHING HAS TO SPARK HIM

Sunday, September 4, 2011: SOMETHING HAS TO SPARK HIM The CBS Sunday Morning interview with Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards aired today.  I was interested because I’m reading the current Richards biography titled “Life”. The interviewer refers to two sides of Keith Richards: the 67 year old guitarist with the green thumb who resides in…

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