Music for Choir (and Classical Music Archives)

Hey all, Right now I am learning two new pieces for the Carnegie Mellon Repertory Chorus: “How lovely is thy dwelling place” (English translation of “Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen”) from Brahms’s Requiem and “O Magnum Mysterium” by Nancy Galbraith. Because we learn all of our music outside of class, I have been tying to […]

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Metadata in the news

Hey, So, a little bit less political today. Ok, just a little calmer. Here are 3 really cool articles on where metadata shows up in the real world. http://diveintomark.org/archives/2007/06/26/piracy-lessons http://www.commondreams.org/archive/2007/07/29/2837/ http://www.economist.com/world/international/displaystory.cfm?story_id=9546242&CFID=13851491&CFTOKEN=81503514 The first is about how pirates use metadata to accurately show their downloaders the facts about whatever they’re downloading (and explaining why legit movie […]

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