If you saw the Jamkazam concert a couple of weeks ago, you may agree that it implies a new opportunity for musicians and music teachers. I confess, I didn’t stay for the whole program. What I did see was excellence in music performance and collaboration. The ensemble timing of each act was good, even when they did stop time tricks. Proof of Concept.… Read more
The 2019 Edition of MBSC
The week of the Mike Block String Camp is July 8 to 13, at Vero Beach, Florida, just where it was held last year. And I was there then. I hope to go again. Now that I have some understanding of what it is like, the stress factors may be different. Maybe it will be even more enjoyable than before.… Read more
My Experience of the Mike Block String Camp
When I applied to the MBSC Apprentice Track (AT) of the Mike Block String Camp, I really did not know what to expect. All I knew was that the music experience was learning-by-ear based.
That turned out to be so true. There were no charts or sheet music anywhere. Everyone relied on recording the session with … Read more