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

Sony partners with a startup to cash in on DJ remixes

Head out to any dance spot in New York where a DJ is dropping beats before a raucous crowd, and you're bound to hear remixes of popular songs spliced with, say, house music or rock ballads. Such scenarios used to make cashing in on the royalties a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals33 min. ago

Which College Offers The "Best Bang" For Your Tuition Buck?

Is making the investment in a college education still worth it? How much debt can you expect to have after you graduate, and how much money will you make in your career? As details.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 16th, 2017

The CEO of PayPal started his career making $14,000 a year — here’s how he rose through the ranks and took 3 companies public

Samantha Lee/Business InsiderAP Dan Schulman is the CEO of PayPal. During his tenure, he has managed the company’s spin out from eBay, and he's overseen se.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 2017

Showtime making documentary on New York Times in age of Trump

Since Inauguration Day, a documentary filmmaker has been embedded inside The New York Times, working on a film about the acclaimed news organization in the age of Trump......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 15th, 2017

48 years ago today, 400,000 people showed up to a New York farm for the greatest music festival of all time

AP ImagesThis August marks the 48th anniversary of the famed Wo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

How making music for a comedy is totally different than making it for a drama — and the surprising similarities

Impact 24The 90s are so h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Toys “R” Us Is Making a Big Comeback at an Iconic Location

Just in time for the holidays Toys "R" Us Inc., looking to get its turnaround plan back on track with a big holiday season, will open a temporary shop in New York's Times Square almost two years after abandoning the tourist district. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 10th, 2017

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Scenes from the PGA Championship; Fitness facility ramps up hiring; Channing Tatum spotted in region

In local news: It seems the sports world's eyes are all on Jordan Spieth — and, by extension, Charlotte — this week as the 24-year-old looks to complete a career grand slam in the PGA Championship underway at Quail Hollow. From The New York Times.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

Why Kendrick Lamar says making protest music against Trump is like "beating a dead horse"

Mark Metcalfe/Getty; Evan Vucci/APKendrick Lamar's acclaimed album "DAMN." (released in April) addressed the shock and fallout of Donald Trump's election win. But in a new interview with Rol.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2017

Anchor sets record for longest career as TV news broadcaster

This just in: A New York television news anchor officially holds the world record for longest career as a TV news broadcaster......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 9th, 2017

The Phoenix Business Journal welcomes new advertising director

Amy Lindsey has been named as the new advertising director for the Phoenix Business Journal. Born in upstate New York but bred here in Arizona, Lindsey began her career in finance as a single mother at the age of 19. She initially attended Glendale.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2017

This airport pet hotel is now accepting horses

Take a look at the new pet terminal at JFK airport in New York City, where pets have access to luxury spa services and horses are treated to opera music......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 8th, 2017

From pasting posters to V-P elect, M Venkaiah Naidu has come a long way

his remarkable career in politics has been more than four decades in the making.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 5th, 2017

Apple"s next smartwatch will be a smartphone in its own right

Will not need to be connected to iPhone for making calls, sending messages, streaming music.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 5th, 2017

Money Won"t Make You Happy. Here"s What Will, According to Science

Consider this when making big career choices......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 2nd, 2017

Shkreli trial moves toward jury deliberations in New York

The federal securities fraud trial of former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli (SHKREL'-ee) is moving toward the decision-making phase......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 31st, 2017