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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

Veteran player sounds off on 44-year career

Don Harry is not exactly a celebrity although he works in a prominent, very public location, stage far right in the last row, the chair nearest the audience at Kleinhans Music Hall, during concerts of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 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

Sophia Amoruso looks to deepen bench at Girlboss on heels of seed round

New York-area startups and venture capitalists are making funding deals with the hopes of creating the next profitable company. Here's one deal announced Tuesday: Who gets: Girlboss, the startup founded by entrepreneur and New York Times bestsellin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2017

NYC bombing suspect charged with terror offenses, NYPD says

The New York City bombing suspect has been charged with supporting an act of terrorism, making a terroristic threat, and criminal possession of a weapon, the police department.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 12th, 2017

NYC Attack: How ISIS Teaches Fighters Across the World to Make Bombs

The suspect behind the attempted attack on New York City's transportation system may be linked to ISIS bomb-making instructions online......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 11th, 2017

Apple acquiring music recognition app Shazam

As Spotify continues to inch toward a public listing, Apple is making a move of its own to step up its game in music services. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 9th, 2017

Music-Streaming Giants Spotify and Tencent Music Swap Stakes

Sweden’s Spotify AB and internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. of China confirmed they are making joint equity investments in each other’s music streaming businesses, connecting two of the world’s largest digital music platforms......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 9th, 2017

Apple acquiring music recognition app Shazam, sources say

As Spotify continues to inch toward a public listing, Apple is making a move of its own to step up its game in music services. Sources tell us that the compa.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 8th, 2017

Apple is acquiring music recognition app Shazam

As Spotify continues to inch toward a public listing, Apple is making a move of its own to step up its game in music services. Sources tell us that the compa.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 8th, 2017

Luxury retailer Moda Operandi clinches $165M

New York-area startups and venture capitalists are making funding deals with the hopes of creating the next profitable company. Here's one deal announced Thursday: Who gets: Moda Operandi, a New York-based luxury retailer providing straight-from-the-ru.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

This Portland trucking entrepreneur isn"t making a comeback. He never went away.

After a diverse career, a noted Portland business leader returns, in a way, to his roots......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

Who is Timothy Heller? About Melanie Martinez Rape Accuser

Heller has been making music since she was a teenager......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 5th, 2017

Velcro Companies uses music video as public plea

CNN's Anderson Cooper reports on the Velcro Companies' music video making a public plea to stop using the word "velcro" if it isn't the brand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 30th, 2017

You Can Now Buy the Vinyl Records NASA Sent to Space in 1977 for Aliens

The records included sounds, songs, and messages for alien lifeforms. In 1977, NASA made two vinyl records filled with sounds of humans, nature, rock songs, and classical music. Etched between each of t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 28th, 2017

The New York Post: Princes William and Harry will be stormtroopers in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

Prince William and Prince Harry will be making a cameo in “The Last Jedi” next month — serving as First Order Stormtroopers during a brief scene with John Boyega......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2017

The New York Post: Congressman alerts Capitol Police to possible ‘revenge porn’ crime

Rep. Joe Barton, whose nude picture was spread on the internet, has contacted Capitol Police in regards to the woman who had possession of it — possibly making him a victim of “revenge porn.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 23rd, 2017

Twin classical musicians find harmony in the tech sector

For Zachary Smith, CEO of Packet, the best way to focus on competing against the likes of Amazon, Google and Microsoft is to put on earphones and listen to Berlin Philharmonic recordings of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 22nd, 2017