Music Theory provides a practical discipline to study the methods and concepts used to create music.
With One of the Greats Violinist, composer, producer and performer Daniel Kobialka, DMA has been involved in the music industry for over 40 years as a soloist, Principal Second violinist, and composer. Daniel’s career began at the age of thirteen when he debuted in Carnegie Hall in New York and has taken him on a… Read More ›
The Psychology of Musical Preferences Do you believe that a peek into your music collection will provide clues as to your character? Do your musical preferences reveal inner thoughts and feelings? Do you use music to manipulate your emotional states? Not surprisingly, there are two distinctly different opinions on the subject. The first is that… Read More ›
Jazz Great, Teddy Wilson Just over a year ago Wonder of Sound discovered copies of previously unpublished live performances by three jazz greats: Teddy Wilson, Dorothy Donegan, and Ruby Braff. To date we have restored the Teddy Wilson and Dorothy Donegan (to be released on May 12, 2015) performances. Even if you are not a… Read More ›
The Subject of Jazz The next couple of posts will deal with the subject of jazz. As you read through the post listen to the clips provided as examples of jazz styles. Both albums are available on our website at http://www.wonderofsound.com or from iTunes, Amazon or your favorite retailer. … Read More ›