Competing and improving

Competing and improving

Last week I wrote in this blog about the cancelation of a traditional guitar competition due to the Covid-19 restrictions making it impossible to organize an international competition (https://alvarohenrique.com/en/2020/08/05/from-cancelations-to-smiles/) This week...
(inter)nationalisms online

(inter)nationalisms online

Complete video of a concert at Musical Fridays Online Concert at Casa Thomas Jefferson, streaming version of the tradicional concert series that happens in Brasilia for decades, organized by the cultural binational USA-Brazil center Casa Thomas Jefferson....
How melodies are composed (part 2) (video)

How melodies are composed (part 2) (video)

In this “Music Talks” I expand one of the ideas I mentioned on our first video, about how melodies are composed (watch it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSevH-nSTvQ). On the first video, I focused on “universal” features that lead to the...