soundtracks

May 2008 Music Celebrity of the Month

May's Music Celebrity of the Month is Max Steiner. Steiner was an Austrian-American film composer who scored the soundtracks to Gone With the Wind and King Kong.

If you'd like to add some of Max Steiner's memorable soundtracks to your music library, you can check out some of them here.

He was an Academy Award winner who lived from May 10, 1888 - December 28, 1971.

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Fun Music Ideas

Around this time, it's a big push to keep students focussed and motivated to practice. Several of my students are exploring other genres to keep their interest or to simply give them a break from their main pieces. Here are just a few, which may serve as ideas for other musicians:

Check out the links, sheetmusicplus.com or your local music store. Happy exploring!

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