Every New York City public school is capable of supporting an excellent arts program in which arts specialists are key players, the school community is actively involved, and the resources of the city’s cultural community are maximized. Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are now open for arts managers, producers, and marketing and communications professionals to apply for a Professional Arts Placement at the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre and the Shanghai International Dance Centre in 2017.
As a graduate with a degree in Arts and another in Music you could pursue a career in the arts sector, performance, music instruction or composing, or in interdisciplinary roles, such as production, arts management, policy or coaching. But Luehrisen adds that those inborn capacities need to be reinforced, practiced, celebrated,” which can be done at home or in a more formal music education setting. In Foundation to Year 2, learning in The Arts builds on the Early Years Learning Framework.
The Blueprint also provides guidance for aligning the arts and the Common Core as well as the Specific Considerations in Music for arts studio practice and observations. The Performing or Fine Arts student is motivated-educationally-beyond just memorizing facts and passing tests, because they’re using their newly-acquired knowledge to express what lies deep in their heart and mind. We have some pretty good data that music instruction does reliably improve spatial-temporal skills in children over time,” explains Pruett, who helped found the Performing Arts Medicine Association.
She has tried her hand at writing music for dance companies, creating crazy sound installations for David Walsh’s MONA FOMA, collaborating with fashion designers and fostering friendships with Blue King Brown and the electro- music don Paul Mac (‘scuse the name dropping), however the new record Blastoma will be her biggest statement to date.
CDs are still around, and are still the second most popular format of listening to music, but with the introduction of mp3 players, the popularity of the iPod (which debuted in 2001),and the iTunes and Amazon digital music store, CDs will probably remain a second place technology.