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Brendan Slocumb, musician, educator, and author of the upcoming novel “The Violin Conspiracy” is here to tell you how music can save your life— it certainly saved his.

Brendan Slocumb, musician, educator, and author of the upcoming novel “The Violin Conspiracy” is here to tell you how music can save your life— it certainly saved his.

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United States

Description:

Brendan Slocumb, musician, educator, and author of the upcoming novel “The Violin Conspiracy” is here to tell you how music can save your life— it certainly saved his.

Language:

English


Episodes

Bryan Young: Music as a Universal Language

1/18/2022
Brendan is joined by Bryan Young, touring bassoonist and co-founder of the Poulenc Trio, for a conversation about his experiences as a Black classical musician and tech entrepreneur, the ways he was initially discouraged from pursuing classical music, and his experiences with the criminal justice system (and how music may have literally saved his life). You can learn more about Bryan Young here. More about host Brendan Slocumb Follow Brendan Slocumb on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and...

Duration:00:35:43

My Best Friend, Ian Hargis

1/4/2022
Brendan is joined by his bestie: musician and educator Ian Hargis. They’ve been through a lot together: weddings, births, jobs, you name it. They chat about their shared history, favorite teaching moments, and how their respective races may have impacted their experiences in school. More about host Brendan Slocumb Follow Brendan Slocumb on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Spotify! Preorder Brendan’s upcoming debut novel The Violin Conspiracy here! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:32:58

Noshing with Nina Kennedy

12/21/2021
Brendan is joined by the legendary pianist, conductor, filmmaker, and writer Nina Kennedy. They talk about everything from her early years as a prodigal young musician to the importance of making room specifically for Black musicians under the umbrella of "POC in classical music." You do NOT want to miss this. You can check out Nina's show here, her 2020 memoir "Practicing For Love" here, and her upcoming memoir "Practice What You Preach" here! Nina's Facebook, Instagram, and IMDB More about...

Duration:00:38:58

Ken Ford: The King of Strings

12/7/2021
Brendan is joined by “the king of strings” himself, Mr. Ken Ford! Strap yourself in, because this dude is the real deal. Ken tells all about his unlikely path from IT guy to full-time musician, “faking it till you make it,” and the importance of playing for yourself. More about Ken Ford More about host Brendan Slocumb Follow Brendan Slocumb on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Spotify! Preorder Brendan’s upcoming debut novel The Violin Conspiracy here! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:45:29

COMING DECEMBER 7TH: How Music Can Save Your Life

11/10/2021
Brendan Slocumb, musician, educator, and author of the upcoming novel “The Violin Conspiracy” is here to tell you how music can save your life— it certainly saved his. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:33