Month: February 2018

100 Years of Jazz: Traditional Jazz

100 Years of Jazz: Traditional Jazz

Traditional Jazz Blog by Louise Balkwill If you have been following this blog series, you have read about ragtime music – a genre of piano-based music played from sheet music for high society. You will have also heard some blues – heavily improvised music, used […]

Noteworthy People – Jóhann Jóhannsson

Noteworthy People – Jóhann Jóhannsson

by Jess For this edition of Noteworthy People, we want to celebrate the beautiful compositions of Jóhann Jóhannsson who sadly passed away a couple of weeks ago. Jóhann Jóhannsson was an Icelandic composer renowned for his music for screen.  If you don’t know the name […]