Composer Reinvents the Piano

person playing the piano
person playing the piano

Check out this article on a "fluid piano" created by Geoff Smith. This piano will allow pianists to alter the sound of the piano before or while they play.

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Bach Christmas Cantata # 142 – “To Us a Child is Given”

Grace Lutheran Church at Carrollwood is pleased to present the beloved Bach Christmas Cantata # 142 – “To Us a Child is Given.”

The Chancel Choir is under the direction of Music Director Tom Tietjen, accompanied by organist James Sawyers, Jr. with soloists Barb Toepke (alto), Lisa Katt Watson (soprano) and Tom Jackman (baritone).

Sunday, December 6th at 8:30 a.m.

Grace Lutheran Church - Carrollwood

Location

3714 W. Linebaugh Avenue
Tampa, FL 33618
United States

WUSF 89.7 News' Daily Newscast for Monday, November 23, 2009

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A van carrying more than a dozen kids turned over on I-275 yesterday in Tampa, Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz weighs in on mammograms and the proposed health care overhaul, today a major report will be released by the Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding Chinese drywall. a vigil held for University Of Tampa student killed by hit-and-run driver, home sales climbing, and newscaster Carl Kasell retires from doing newscasts, but will continue with Wait Wait Don't Tell Me.
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WUSF 89.7 News' "All Things Considered" with Susan Giles Wantuck and Joshua Stewart for Monday, November 23, 2009

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A vigil held for University Of Tampa student killed by hit-and-run driver, home sales climbing, and newscaster Carl Kasell retires from doing newscasts, but will continue with Wait Wait Don't Tell Me.
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Chuck Owen

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On the October 3 edition of Saturday Night Jazz, Bob Seymour's guest was the director of the Jazz Surge Orchestra, Chuck Owen. A Distinguished Professor at USF, Chuck founded the Surge nearly 15 years ago, and the band is receiving rave reviews for "The Comet's Tail," featuring new arrangements of music by Michael Brecker. In this hour-long feature, Chuck talks about the new project as well as the band's history, including collaborations with Chick Corea and Gerald Wilson. He also tells us about recently being honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the major composition the Fellowship will allow him to complete.
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89.7 News' Morning Edition with Carson Cooper for Monday November 23rd, 2009

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A van carrying more than a dozen kids turned over on I-275 yesterday in Tampa, Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz weighs in on mammograms and the proposed health care overhaul, and today a major report will be released by the Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding Chinese drywall.
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Sarasota Choral Society to Perform 65th Annual Messiah

The Sarasota Choral Society is thrilled to announce its 65th anniversary performance of George Frideric Handel’s Messiah on Saturday, December 5, 2009 at Pine Shores Presbyterian Church, 6135 Beechwood Avenue, Sarasota, FL. 34231. The public dress rehearsal will take place at 1:00 p.m. and the final performance will take place at 4:00 p.m.

student tutor helping Hillsborough County Middle School Student Student Tutors (re-broadcast) / Hispanic Education Conversation
Students in USF's College of Education are teaching AND learning at the same time by serving as tutors at a number of Hillsborough County Middle Schools. University Beat shows you how the tutoring project of the SunCoast Area Teacher Training (SCATT) Honors Program, with the backing of a legendary Bay area businessman, is preparing the teachers of tomorrow and helping the students of today.
Also: The University of South Florida was a recent stop on a nationwide tour by Juan Sepúlveda, the Director of the U.S. Department of Education’s White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM listens in as Bay area voices join the “community conversation” on how to improve education for the country’s largest minority population.

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