Category Archives: Community

The Convervatory Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Michael Klinghoffer, on concert tour of Oslo, Norway, cooperates with the orchestra of a local conservatory

The Chamber Orchestra of the Academy Conservatory, conducted by Michael Klinghoffer, travelled to Oslo to meet with the youth orchestra of the prestigious Barratt Due Music School. Three concerts took place in the course of the week: one at the … Continue reading

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Failing

To David Murray Last August at the Bass 2012 convention in Copenhagen, the double bass virtuoso and teacher David Murray successfully preformed the famous double bass piece called Failing by Tom Johnson. In this piece, the bass player is reading … Continue reading

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An Event

To Racheli Galay Cellist Anner Bylsma wrote in his book, Bach, the Fencing Master, that children like art, they do not like culture[1]. As I see it, art belongs to the creator and culture belongs to the consumer. Last Thursday, … Continue reading

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Open Rehearsal

For those who have enjoyed reading “The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner” and “Pareto“. Here is a short video that summarizes those events.

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Pareto

← Previous part of this post. Ninety Percent is Less Than Halfway (Chinese Proverb) Right after our open rehearsal with The Jerusalem Conservatory Chamber Orchestra and our guests from College for All, the children had some activity with our students … Continue reading

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The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

“The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner” by Alan Sillitoe Navon Hall was packed last night. The Jerusalem Conservatory Chamber Orchestra was hosting a group of young people who came with their parents to attend an open rehearsal. This activity … Continue reading

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Artist as Agent of Change

To Anna Shapira The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance is one of the smallest academic institutions in Israel. Yet, within five years of its existence, the JAMD Community Outreach Program has twice received The Council of Higher Education Award. … Continue reading

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