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Dr. Music’s Little Bands School, Angèle Dubeau, Alan Dunbar

This week on Artwork, Dr. Music's Little Band School, violinist Angèle Dubeau and Grieg Festival Young Artist Competition winner, baritone Alan Dunbar.

Due to a severe weather outage, this episode of Artworks will be rebroadcast on Tuesday, June 9th.

This week on Artworks, We talk to Josh Grekin, founder of Dr. Music’s Little Bands School in Bloomington, Indiana, and we’ll also hear first-hand from the youth who are taken advantage of this unique opportunity in music education.

Also on the program, a conversation with one of Canada’s most successful classical musicians. Violinis Angèle Dubeau. She’ll discuss her latest project recording the music of Philip Glass and how she ended up with a talented, albeit uniquely limited, ensemble.

And, baritone Alan Dunbar discusses his recent Grand Prize win at the 2009 Grieg Festival Young Artists Competition.

Stories On This Episode

Little Bands, Big Fun

Practicing an instrument, or getting a kid to, can be a chore. Josh Grekin, aka "Dr. Music", has developed a way around that.

A Portrait Of Philip Glass By Angèle Dubeau and La Pietà

Things happen sometimes without, you know, thinking really. - Angele Dubeau

Picturing Indiana Limestone

The Indiana University Art Museum celebrates Limestone Month with four rare watercolor paintings by noted Hoosier artist, Otto Stark.

Up

"Up" is nothing if not a garden of delights. This is the kind of movie that Hollywood used to do so well.

Local Singer Wins 2009 Grieg Competition

  • Michele Ridge

    Thanks for sharing the little bands program with others. This program is great! My fourth grader has been doing it for 3 years and it is the highlight of her week! The instructors are exceptional. If you love music this program is for you. Josh Lehigh one of the instructors brings the joy of music into the souls of children.

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