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David Carden

Gallery Assistant/ Musician, Manchester Art Gallery in Manchester

The Cheetah and The Stag

PRESENTED ON JUN 13, 2013
IN MANCHESTER @ VOL 5

David Carden serenades us with the amusing story of The Cheetah and The Stag. Based on a painting by George Stubbs, the story tells of a bet made by the Duke of Cumberland, in which he was later aided by the gift of a cheetah from his nephew, King George III. Delivered in the form of a high energy song.

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Breaking Into Song

BY LUKE DI SOMMA
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2014

Luke Di Somma// musical director-composer// on breaking into song

Luke Di Somma explains why breaking into song is just the most natural expression of human emotion. He breaks down the cheesy myths around musicals and shows us how to love- and hate- through song.

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Music // Cultural Provocateur

BY INTAN ANGGITA
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 23, 2014

Intan tells her story as she pursued her passion in music through various medium and journey. From a simple chat exchanging music knowledge #bincangminggu via Twitter, built awareness on music history & preservation through #sahabatlokananta movement, opened music/art store 'Substore', and embracing the cultural sense of music from the eastern part of Indonesia with menujutimur.com

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Music

BY STEPHANIE BARTHORPE
IN BEMIDJI

Stephanie Barthorpe shares her love for music and how it is changing over the years. She appreciates how misic takes people through hard times. Family is like music! Grab an instrument, love your music and make your own song!

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Battle Rap - a History of Ritual Profanity

BY RORY STOBO
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 25, 2015

Did you know that ritual profanity is as old as the hills? Well Rory Stobo does and he practices it in his spare time. Commonly known as Battle Rap, Rory explains what happens during contests, how rappers win and where this gritty, punchy and exhilarating art form is going. 

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The Power of Song

BY SUE WILSON
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 13, 2015

Sue Wilson shares her passion for the power of song and singing. Singing together contributes to a positive state of mind and provides for a collective community of voices.

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Geocaching; real world treasuring hunting

BY SARAH TEETS
@ VOL 5 ON FEB 18, 2016

Presenters Sarah Teets and Venessa Stacy explain the process, the types and fun enjoyed while geocaching, a real world treasure hunt. 

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Harp of Myth, History and Healing

BY DEBRA SAWYER
@ VOL 2 ON MAY 21, 2016

Debra Sawyer is a former Corporate Communications Designer who transformed into an evolving artiist/musician and educator. Her passion and intrigue unfolds in her PechaKucha " Harp of myth, history and healing".

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20 Song Titles That Totally Sum Up Your Life Right Now

BY SOCIAL MEDIA TODD
@ VOL 27 ON OCT 04, 2016

Social Media Todd (yes, that is his real name) returns to PKN Coventry with 20 Song Titles That Totally Sum Up Your Life Right Now, which does what it says on the tin (and *in* The Tin - geddit?).

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Hunting for Biophilic Design

BY ANDREW SLATER
@ VOL 1 ON APR 14, 2017

Landscape Architect Andrew Slater gives a brief intoduction to Biophilic design.

Inspired by a report by Terrapin, he uses examples from Hokkadio where he has discovered the 14 patterns of Biophilic Design.