It’s Not About the Tone a thought on developing voice by Brian McWhorter Great trumpet players have always had their own voice. In some cases, their voices were spectacular – some were simple – some were tireless or terrifying, and…
The work of art is both a noun (the artwork) and a verb (the working of art). The Amsterdam Trans-Idiomatic Arts Practicum invites students to both observe and make art in Amsterdam. During the course students will review four arts events and complete four modest art projects.
Inside the Monsters’ Studio, is a workshop for performing artists where participants brainstorm, create, produce and perform an original show – all within 5 days.
Inside the Monsters’ Studio, plus the premiere of Pink Baby Monster’s version of Genesis 1 by Brian McWhorter.
I was interviewed by Sound American on the topic of ritual and practice. You can find it here: http://soundamerican.org/sa_archive/sa11/sa11-the-interviews.html
QUESTION 1 [THREE ON THE SAME TOPIC] Brian, what would you say are the most valuable assets to have during a performance? And even if you’re in a negative mental space, how do you push yourself out of that and…