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Globe Trot

Globe Trot

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mitchell Rose, professor of dance filmmaking at The Ohio State University teamed up with OSU choreographer Bebe Miller who developed a dance with steps simple enough for non-dancers to execute, and then embarked on a 15-month journey to find participants across the world.

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The Be Brave Choir

The Be Brave Choir

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Be Brave Choir is a combination of students from Whittier and McVay Elementary Schools in Westerville. This extracurricular choir is named after a song performed by Sara Bareilles with lyrics that are meant to inspire and empower youngsters. Led by music teacher Kim Spencer, the group hopes to expand to 3 new schools next year.

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Maza Blaska

Maza Blaska

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The members of Maza Blaska refer to their unique style of music as “gypsy rock,” with a sound that seems to span across the globe, fusing elements of African and South-American rhythms and melodies.

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David Danzmayr’s Baton

David Danzmayr’s Baton

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the world of orchestra performance, a conductor’s baton acts as an extension of his arm and is used to enhance the movements necessary to communicate to a stage full of musicians.

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Ladies of Longford

Ladies of Longford

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Celtic sounds of The Ladies of Longford. Celebrating more than a dozen years in the local music scene of Columbus, the five women who make up the band often infuse elements of country and rock into their songs, creating a unique blend of both traditional and contemporary Irish styles.

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MoJoFlo & M.M.I.A. (Music Makes it Alright)

MoJoFlo & M.M.I.A. (Music Makes it Alright)

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

With a little bit of funk and whole lotta soul, the local band MoJoFlo is nothing short of old-school fun meant to get people up off their feet.

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A Conversation with ProMusica’s David Danzmayr

A Conversation with ProMusica’s David Danzmayr

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Danzmayr was appointed last year as Music Director of the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra. Born and raised in Austria, he grew up playing the piano but always knew what path he would inevitably pursue, having been fascinated as a child to the movement and gestures of the conductor.

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Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons: “Hurricane”

Angela Perley & The Howlin’ Moons: “Hurricane”

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since their incarnation in 2009, Columbus-based musicians Angela Perley & The Howling Moons have built a steady following with their unique blend of Americana and good ole’ rock-n-roll. The group’s first full-length record, “Hey Kid,” was released this January and contains the fiery single “Hurricane.”

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After Midnight

After Midnight

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jazz music is taking over Broadway in the production of “After Midnight.” Meet the director and choreographer, as well as one of the show’s lead dancers, who discuss how, through the ages, jazz has made an impact on culture both here and abroad.

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Hidden Talent: Marty Leedy

Hidden Talent: Marty Leedy

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marty Leedy is an environmental officer with a major utility company in Columbus.

But when he’s not dealing with complicated regulations every day on the job, he is fronting his own bluegrass band.

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