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Microsoft Windows SBS 2008 (Small Business Server) Network Administrator, supporting Windows 7 clients.

Former Volunteer Business Administrator for the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra.

I have also been a technical writer, computer magazine tech journalist, music critic and music journalist, copywriter and publicist, and professional musician.


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revised Are Music Grades somewhat standardised around the World?
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answered Are Music Grades somewhat standardised around the World?
Jan
18
comment What is it called when singers very rapidly change pitch while singing the same syllable of text?
Thank you, @jjmusicnotes. I'm actually unfamiliar with the use of the term "coloratura" as you found in your textbook. I stand corrected.
Jan
18
revised Does good intonation alone really make you “louder”? If yes, why?
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answered Does good intonation alone really make you “louder”? If yes, why?
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answered What is it called when singers very rapidly change pitch while singing the same syllable of text?
Jan
13
answered How to tell if an old piano can be restored?
Jan
13
comment How much higher will I realistically be able to sing with daily practice and dedication?
This is a legitimate question about singing technique. I ought to know; I have a college degree in operatic voice. Please keep this question open.
Jan
13
answered How much higher will I realistically be able to sing with daily practice and dedication?
Jan
13
comment Can a song in one key contain major chords that are not in the key? Or does that change the key?
It's similar but it's not a duplicate.
Jan
10
comment Is playing blindfold a good practice method?
Try playing in front of a mirror and looking yourself in the eye the whole time. This will be practice for playing in front of an audience. You should make eye contact with the audience from time to time when you perform.
Jan
7
comment More dissonant chords/intervals in the bass clef when frequency proprtions are the same?
Which musical instruments are you referring to when you say that things sound more dissonant?
Jan
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comment Can the fan fretted design on guitars acheive pythagorean intonation?
So I modified my answer to clarify my point.
Jan
7
revised Can the fan fretted design on guitars acheive pythagorean intonation?
Clarified my answer based on recent comments
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6
revised Can the fan fretted design on guitars acheive pythagorean intonation?
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6
revised Can the fan fretted design on guitars acheive pythagorean intonation?
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Jan
6
answered What are the specific progressive steps to take in basic ear training?