Tag: musician

ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE NORTH . documentary from Nils Clauss on Vimeo. At least North Korea has music, right? Watch this short video about the Munich Chamber Orchestra (MKO) traveling to North Korea to play with and give master classes to North Korean musicians. The saddest part about this in particular though is that these […]

Fall 2012 – Superlative Spaces: Peter Stormare! from WeSC on Vimeo. I had no idea that actor¬†Peter Stormare¬†was actually more than just an actor. He’s a musician as well and his workspace definitely shows it.

Ray-Charles-letterhead

How fitting that musical genius Ray Charles would have letters showing musical staffs in place of blank white space. I like!

Goh Nakamura plays himself in Dave Boyle’s film Surrogate Valentine about an actor who joins Goh on the road to learn how to properly play a struggling musician on TV. This actually looks really interesting. Can’t wait to check this out.

El Rey from California is a place. on Vimeo. California Is A Place… has been consistently putting out great videos about people and characters in and around Los Angeles. This latest one about Saul Ezqueda, a mariachi musician is no exception. It shows the trials that Saul goes through day to day while wonderfully expressing […]

les-paul

Photo from supernaut 777 on Flickr Lester William Polfuss, better known to many as simply Les Paul, passed away today at the age of 94 after succumbing to complications stemming from pneumonia at his White Plains house. Les Paul was a pioneer in the music industry, having his hands in the creation of the early […]