Posts Tagged ‘music’

Playing his own score

Playing his own score

Pianist Flavio Villani talks to Judy Wilford about Crossing Rachmaninoff ‒ the film about his life which screened to wide acclaim around the country over winter.

Melody from the heart

Melody from the heart

Professor Uwe Grodd from the School of Music asked some questions of alumna Dr Melody Lin (MMus 2007, Doctor of Musical Arts 2011), a former student who is now a colleague — and a successful performer.

High performer

High performer

Pianist and current honours student, Liam Wooding (BMus 2013) spent this year’s semester break at Saratoga Springs in New York State learning how to improve the relationship between performer and audience.

Clavichord enriches early keyboard collection

Clavichord enriches early keyboard collection

The home of Anna Nathan provided the perfect setting for the inaugural concert featuring the School of Music’s new clavichord in late March.

Making of a musician

Making of a musician

Learning and playing music has been shown to help in developing the brain and freeing emotion.