Tag: music

Queer Representation in Music Education

It might seem that there is a lot of talk about queer individuals in the arts scene; however, the talk is recent, and it’s not enough. Casey Claros, music journalist with Finessed Media and , shares an interesting explanation relevant to queer artistry: “[Queer artists] gain a following before they ever sign a record deal… …

Larry Murante: Regrets? I’ve had a few, but, then again, too few to mention

Today I’m featuring Larry Murante who recently performed at Bellevue Beats. He is an award-winning song writer, performer, and instrumentalist whose career has spanned decades. As someone with such a caliber of a resumé, I wanted to know if K12 music education played a part of his growth as a musician. Larry says that most …