Let me play you Beethoven like you've never heard before, with guitars, bass, drums, strings, and synths.I hope these recordings of my modern arrangements will encourage young players to delve into experimenting more with classical music.
AIDA VERDI Music & History (english): Ismail Pasha, Khedive of Egypt, commissioned Verdi to write the opera for performance in January 1871, paying him 150,000 francs, but the premiere was delayed because of the Franco-Prussian War. Contrary to popular belief, the opera was not written to celebrate the opening of the Suez Canal in 1869, nor that of the Khedivial Opera House (which opened with Verdi's Rigoletto) in the same year. Verdi had been asked to compose an ode for the opening of the Canal, but refused on the grounds that he did not write "occasional pieces."
Aida met with great acclaim when it finally opened in December ...
Booking for exposure part 3: I remember my very first band back in 1968. We had a booking agent that booked just about every gig we ever played. Thereafter, about 75% of the bands I was in, had a booking agent. Even the most recent bands were booked thru an agent. We made decent money and to this day I still get contacted by an agent wanting to book me and my band. But that’s not my secret altho it may be to your advantage to look into one as they can be an invaluable source for input and getting you decent booking that pay money.
Okay, so next time you go talk to a joint owner or the manager tell them that you will m...
vochik ventures: VOCHIK VENTURES
THE ENTERTAINMENT EMPIRE
AND PARTITIONS OF
Vochik Ventures is an entertainment cum business outfit.
Her focus is on the future of the youths regarding
establishment, promotion and empowerment.
She hopes to actualize her objectives by discovering and projecting
youths who are creative and artistically talented.
To see entertainment as a veritable vehicle for valuable all...