New York Philharmonic timpanist Markus Rhoten on making a career in classical music

Markus Rhoten started learning piano as a toddler in Germany, "but I would always go to the low notes. I had an affinity for bass," he said. So his parents started him on drum lessons when he was 5.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 9th, 2017

A classical coup for New York Philharmonic

Deborah Borda is leaving the Los Angeles Philharmonic to return to the New York Philharmonic. Borda will serve as president and chief executive officer, effective Sept. 15, t he Associated Press reports. She will replace Matthew VanBesien, who ann.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2017

Q&A: Atlanta Braves infielder and musician Chase d’Arnaud talks Jeff Francoeur, Mama Jan, careers

Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Phil W. Hudson recently sat down with Atlanta Braves infielder and musician Chase d’Arnaud to discuss his vision for music and career in baseball. The California-native and brother of New York Mets catcher Travis d’Arna.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2016

Maureen Dowd: The only thing I wish I could take back is a negative column I wrote about Seinfeld

Business InsiderMaureen Dowd only regrets one thing she's written over the course of her career at the New York Times. "I think I wrote a negative column once about the 'Seinfeld' writers making too much money, and I regret that," the Pulitzer Prize-.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2016

How Karmin Took Control Of Their Career On "Leo Rising"

Husband and wife duo Karmin have gone from You Tube phenoms to the major labels. Now they're making the music they want on their new album. Husband and wife duo Karmin have gone from You Tube phenoms to the major labels. Now they're making the music.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 12th, 2016

​Atlanta Hawks ink new multi-year deal with Verizon

The Atlanta Hawks shouldn’t have to ask, "can you hear me now" anytime soon. The club inked a new multi-year deal with New York-based Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) making Verizon the club’s official wireless provider and a Hawks partner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2017

Exclusive: JPMorgan Chase to grant $400K to Morehouse to grow minority, women-owned Atlanta tech companies

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is making a big play to increase capital and training for minority and female entrepreneurs in Atlanta’s inner cities. The New York-based financial services firm (NYSE: JPM) will grant $400,000 to the Morehouse College Entrep.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2017

40 Under 40: Gary Bleil

Gary Bleil began his career at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort as an intern making about $8 an hour. Throughout the course of his 12 years at the resort, Bleil has moved through several positions from social recreation to the pool and has spent .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2017

A major dairy producer collapsed — now it"s making nut milks and business is booming

ElmhurstWhen New York City's Elmhurst Dairy opened in 1925, founders Max and Arthur Schwartz hand-bottled milk from 200 cows. They then delivered the bottles, which sat in containers of ice, in a truck throughout the city. Over the next few decades, Elmhu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2017

Colorful TIAA Protest Making A Degree of Progress, According To Protesters

A group of environmental activists outside the New York offices of TIAA on Thursday and a smaller group demonstrated in from of the inst.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 21st, 2017

New Lidia’s GM: From classical pianist to culinary perfectionist

Cody Hogan's musical journey began with a dare and ultimately led to a culinary career, including an 18-year tenure at Lidia's Kansas City. Earlier this month, Hogan was promoted from chef de cuisine to general manager of the Crossroads Arts District r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2017

The New York Post: Bose headphones spy on their owners, lawsuit alleges

Bose has been spying on customers that use its wireless headphones via an app that tracks the music, podcasts and other audio they listen to, a lawsuit charged......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2017

Famous and infamous moments from Bill O"Reilly"s career

This is not Bill O'Reilly's first time making headlines.         This is not Bill O'Reilly's first time making headlines.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 19th, 2017

Music Legend Wyclef Jean: How to Stay Focused on Success When Things Look Their Worst

The famed hip-hop artist relates how he overcame the harsh criticism and difficult times he experienced early in his career......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 19th, 2017

7 Free Music Making Apps for PCs

If you are looking for apps that can satisfy your musically inclined creative impulses, our list of the 7 free music making apps for PCs shoul.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 19th, 2017

Treasury not naming China a currency manipulator should be good for New York City real estate

Flickr / Justin BrownThe U.S. Treasury Department on Friday said China is not a currency manipulator, making a trade war less.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2017

Carmelo Anthony"s career is at a crossroads — here"s how his time with the Knicks has turned into one of the wildest shows in the NBA

Mary Altaffer/APCarmelo Anthony's career appears to be at a crossroads. The New York Knicks have missed the playoffs four straight year.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2017

The amateur astronaut behind Word and Excel is making his triumphant return to Microsoft (MSFT)

Wikimedia CommonsBack in 2002, Charles Simonyi left Microsoft after more than two decades — capping a career at the company that saw him oversee the creation o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2017

A new symphony hopes to disrupt the classical music world

With classical music's faithful audience aging and millennials taking little interest in the art form, traditional symphonies are struggling to make ends meet. In fact, one of the Big Five—the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 17th, 2017

A Word With: After a Half-Century in Music, Clive Davis Is Still in Love

This executive’s long career is the subject of a new documentary, “Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives.”.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 17th, 2017

Model Turned Musician Karen Elson Finds Her Songs on the Inside

Elson, who split from musician Jack White in 2011, once saw modeling as “a grand escape from it all." Making music has been another way to recast her life......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 15th, 2017