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MPP #19: Scott Winship on the New Music USA Project Grants

Download Episode For this week’s episode, I sat down with Scott Winship, the Director of Grantmaking at New Music USA to talk about the organization’s Project Grants, and answer a few listener questions. It was a great conversation with a lot of really great tips for...
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MPP #19: Scott Winship on the New Music USA Project Grants

Download Episode For this week’s episode, I sat down with Scott Winship, the Director of Grantmaking at New Music USA to talk about the organization’s Project Grants, and answer a few listener questions. It was a great conversation with a lot of really great tips for...
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MPP #18: Rhymes With Opera on New American Opera

Download Episode Recently declared by Opera News to be a “game changing” company that is redefining American opera, New York City-based Rhymes With Opera started just like most new music ensembles – as a handful of like-minded friends who just wanted...
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MPP #17: Rose Marshack on Teaching Music Business

Illinois State University professor and indie rocker Rose Marshack talks about teaching music business.

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Dennis Tobenski is a composer of acoustic new music, an active vocalist, and an advocate for living composers and their works. His deep and at times bizarre fascination with the intersections of art and commerce has led him to start a small record label, and to write extensively about the business of being a musician in the 21st century.

Learn more about Dennis and his music at DennisTobenski.com