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USM School of Music Faculty Win Awards

University of Southern Mississippi School of Music faculty members, Dr. Danilo Mezzadri and Dr. Dannel Espinoza, have received a Creative Activity grant through the College of Arts and Sciences. Mezzadri is spearheading an international commission for a major concerto for flute and wind ensemble by the Spanish composer Jose I. Blesa-Lull. Espinoza is leading a consortium to fund the creation of [...]

Opinion | How TikTok is influencing the music industry

The app has launched artists into near-astronomical levels of fame. Even people who don’t have TikTok on their home screen must find it hard to avoid the app’s influence. Dances, challenges and comedy bits from the social media giant, which only allows video posts of under a minute in length, appear on Facebook, Twitter and [...]

Charli XCX and Tove Lo collaborating on new music

Charli XCX and Tove Lo are working on new music together. The pair have been writing songs in Palm Springs and Charli has called it the "best music ever". She wrote on Instagram: "@tovelo and i have been out in Palm Springs writing songs together for a week (tested and safe) and we been making the [...]

It’s Elton John’s birthday, and he’s got rare music for fans

NEW YORK – Elton John is celebrating his 74th birthday today – and he's sending fans a very rare present. Six deep cuts have been made available on streaming and digital formats for the first time, including the tune “Scarecrow,” which began John's legendary songwriting partnership with Bernie Taupin in 1967. The other songs are: [...]

Philharmonic salutes movie music of John Williams on Saturday

The concert, the fourth tribute of Williams’ music by the DPO, will notably conclude with “Hymn to the Fallen” from “Saving Private Ryan.” The moving piece features narration, the text of which was assembled several years ago by Col. Alan Sierichs when he led the United States Air Force Band of Flight at Wright-Patterson Air [...]

Grammys: Celebrating Live Music With Throwback Concert Photos

CHICAGO (CBS)– The 2021 Grammy awards are this Sunday on CBS 2, and our viewers are celebrating with their favorite throwback concert photos! Linnea Mason sent in photos from her first time seeing Lizzo live back in 2016 at Hangout Fest. Elk Grove resident Chris Kolcz and her daughter Jenna shared their throwback photo from [...]

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