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  1. Redefining the rock god: the new breed of electric guitar heroes

    The electric guitar symbolises rebellion, freedom, excess and youth, and we need those qualities now as much as ever.  By Dr Ken Murray, Senior Lecturer in Guitar, Melbourne …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/04/1034

  2. Hear Richard J Frankland and The Letter String Quartet on RN

    On July 6, 2017, Richard Frankland, Head of the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development at the University of Melbourne, will be performing at …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/03/richard-j-frankland-and-the-letter-string-quartet-listen-on-rn

  3. Three wins the MRC’s Contemporary Masters Award

    Three: Don Immel, Joel Brennan and Ken Murray

    Melbourne Conservatorium of Music staff members Joel Brennan, Don Immel and Ken Murray, who perform as the ensemble Three, were this week presented with the 2017 Melbourne Recital Centre’s Contemporary …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/29/three-wins-the-mrcs-contemporary-masters-award

  4. Performing, acting, teaching – the pros and cons of an interdisciplinary career

    What does it take to concentrate several seemingly-competing careers into one? Best ask concert pianist, theatre-maker and VCA Senior Lecturer Dr Zachary Dunbar. On 8 May 2017, as …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/21/performing-acting-teaching-the-pros-and-cons-of-an-interdisciplinary-career

  5. The guitar changed the world … but how did the world change the guitar?

    Such is the ubiquity of the guitar that its popularity can be taken for granted, its history overlooked. The period between the 1890s and 1940s was crucial …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/19/the-guitar-changed-the-world-but-how-did-the-world-change-the-guitar

  6. 9 X 5 NOW: radio interview with Elizabeth Gower and Tai Snaith

    On 15 June 2017, on the eve of the opening of the Victorian College of the Arts’ landmark 9 X 5 NOW exhibition, Curator Dr Elizabeth …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/15/9-x-5-now-radio-interview-with-elizabeth-gower-and-tai-snaith

  7. Van Gogh gets some music therapy

    The Music Therapy team at the University of Melbourne was invited to collaborate with the National Gallery of Victoria to provide an experiential music activity for high-school …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/14/van-gogh-gets-some-music-therapy

  8. Manchester, ritual emotion and the healing power of song

    Samantha Dieckmann, University of Melbourne and Jane Davidson, University of Melbourne On Sunday, Ariana Grande played to a packed house of 60,000 fans at Manchester’s Old …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/06/manchester-ritual-emotion-and-the-healing-power-of-song

  9. Van Gogh’s ear for music: a playlist

    How would you put together a playlist that captured something of Vincent Van Gogh for a major Australian exhibition? With great care, of course.  By Dr …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/05/van-goghs-ear-for-music-a-playlist

  10. 9 X 5 NOW at the VCA: see the artworks

    Meet 9 X 5 NOW curator Dr Elizabeth Gower, as she unboxes some of the 300+ works contributed by Victorian College of the Arts artists and …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/05/9-x-5-now-at-the-vca-see-the-artworks

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