South Shore artists, music students create video blending art forms

A natural synergy exists between art and music. Splashes of color and content mixed with the sound of music and meter provide a rich texture of beauty that is hard find elsewhere in this busy workaday world. The fusion of the two often adds elegance and purpose to the drudgery of everyday life.

The South Shore Youth Conservatory Orchestra and Inky Hands Print Studio and Gallery in Plymouth sought to bring some of that splendor to people. The two worked together to combine art and music into a video of hues and sound to soothe the soul.

Kat LiBretto and Elijah Langille worked together to create a video combining art and music to soothe the soul.

This virtual art

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Schenectady art show puts students in the spotlight

School years are typically filled with chances for students to share their talents with friends and family, whether it’s displaying their artwork or performing in concerts or plays.

However, for the past year, those opportunities have been few and far between.

“It feels like something’s missing,” said Amanda Magnetta Ottati, the owner of Bear and Bird Boutique and Gallery in Schenectady. Her daughter, Rosemary, is a fifth-grade student in the Niskayuna School District and has had many extracurricular activities canceled due to the pandemic.

It’s part of why Magnetta Ottati decided to host an art show at Bear and Bird

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College Students Designs Pave Method At Fifty Fifth Mānoa Fashion Show

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Designers also typically journey to different countries to meet suppliers of supplies and manufacturers who make the final products. The Internet and e-commerce enable fashion designers to offer their products exterior of conventional brick-and-mortar stores. These designers ship on to the patron, with out having to invest in a bodily store to showcase their product lines of … Read More

Aspen Music Festival and School, AmeriCorps bring ArtistYear to students remotely amid virus | News

Every year, Aspen Music Festival and School partners with the AmeriCorps program “ArtistYear” to bring a handful of recent higher-education graduates from across the country to the Roaring Fork Valley. The Aspen area is one of only four locations — with Philadelphia, Queens and the Carolina Sandhills — that is part of the national program.

The artist fellows who are assigned to the valley spend the year teaching music and visual arts to students in the Roaring Fork School District.

“I think that everybody is capable of creating music,” said local string player Julia Foran, who is one of this

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Art and music transform spring experiences for West Chester high school students | News

WEST CHESTER — High school students can once again deliver musical performances.

This weekend, the West Chester East High School is performing “The Wedding Singer” — before live audiences — and Henderson High School is releasing filmed productions of “The Little Shop of Horrors,” featuring two casts.

The West Chester Area School District’s third high school, Bayard Rustin, performed its spring musical last weekend.

“Each of the three high schools in West Chester are doing something a little differently,” said Kendra Werner, choral director and Broadway musical director at West Chester East High School.

Students at East high held opening

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As the NFT market grows, our students are learning in real time

Zach Binkley’s classes have been following the growth of NBA Top Shot, one NFT brand that allows users to buy packs of highlight reels of NBA games.

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, have exploded in the last year, with some selling at auction for millions of dollars. At the Quinlan School of Business, our sport management students have a front-row seat to the action.

NFTs are unique digital items that are minted on a digital ledger called a blockchain. The owner of the token has unique access to trade, sell, or share their digital asset.

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