June, 2010

Media > Composer Jennifer Higdon wins 2010 Pulitzer prize in music for “Violin Concerto”
June 28th, 2010

standard Composer Jennifer Higdon wins 2010 Pulitzer prize in music for “Violin Concerto”

It was announced today, Monday, April 12, that ASCAP composer Jennifer Higdon has won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize in Music. The Pulitzer jury awarded Higdon’s “Violin Concerto” (Lawdon Press), “a deeply engaging piece that combines flowing lyricism with dazzling virtuosity.” [...] more >>

Media > Justin Sandercoe’s YouTube guitar lessons rack up 60 million hits
June 23rd, 2010

standard Justin Sandercoe’s YouTube guitar lessons rack up 60 million hits

AN Australian musician has become possibly the world’s greatest guitar teacher after placing his lessons on YouTube. Justin Sandercoe’s free online tutorials for beginner guitar players have been viewed more than 60 million times in the past four years.