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Marcos Harkness

in Asheville

Getting Back In Tune

PRESENTED ON MAR 03, 2017
IN ASHEVILLE @ VOL 14

Marcos Harkness shares his personal story about discovering the thrill of music-making as a child, losing touch with it as an adult, and returning to it with a renewed passion.

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Pass the Music On

BY JOERY WILBERS
@ VOL 18 ON FEB 20, 2013

Joery Wilbers talks about music education in elementary schools, and how the "Pass the Music On" program has helped bring music back into the classroom. He talks about the process of writing and performing with school children, and the larger effects the program has in the community.

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Getting Back into the Players Club

BY WARWICK MIHALY
@ VOL 22 ON MAR 04, 2014

Architect Warwick Mihaly wants to reconstruct Melbourne as a shared space so that it can be better enjoyed by everyone who lives there. He emphasizes the importance of creating activity centers that will encourage community engagement and improve the quality of life. 

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Getting Out, Getting Animated

BY SIMON HOWE
@ VOL 22 ON MAR 04, 2014

"Collective Creativity is something I am increasingly interested in and a part of."

In "Getting Out, Getting Animated" from PechaKucha Night Melbourne Vol. 22 Simon Howe shares how he started out working behind the scenes in a film-based theater, but as technology caught up with him, he was forced to look to other avenues for work. Simon talks about his trials and triumphs, on working in a creative group, and his work in animation.  

 

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Turn Off To Tune In

BY ALICE MCGILLICUDDY
@ VOL 13 ON AUG 07, 2014

Artist, animator, Gallery Assistant at The Foundation Gallery in New Orleans, Alice McGillicuddy, talks about her process to find fun and to get into the mind frame to create.  Alice is the happiest creating structures, large and small, to house animations and enjoys making every sort of bit and bob.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 19, 2015.

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The Architecture of Sound

BY STEREOTANK !
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 19, 2015

Stereotank, founded by Venezuelan NY-based architects Marcelo Ertorteguy and Sara Valente, is dedicated to exploring the common territories between space and sound through the design and construction of sound instruments, urban artifacts, and public installations. At PK Night Brooklyn Volume 6, they share some of their sound recordings from installations around the world!

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How I Keep Finding My Way Back to Music

BY LUC SMEETS
@ VOL 27 ON NOV 23, 2015

Music has always played a big role in Luc Smeets' life. When he started thinking about the future of radio, he created something he found "pretty cool", which he called "Leap station". His idea won this year's at Startup Weekend in Maastricht.

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Getting Some of Your Day Back

BY ETHAN KRUPP
@ VOL 35 ON SEP 01, 2015

Ethan Krupp is the first hire at AMPY, a Chicago startup created by a bunch of 20-somethings. He is the Director of Marketing and Operations. Also, he wrote a musical called "The Thanksgiving Circumcision" about a Jewish bris on Thanksgiving, but that has nothing to do with AMPY. 

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Getting from A to B via PIL

BY MARTIN ATKINS
@ VOL 36 ON DEC 01, 2015

One day, Martin Atkins quit being the drummer in the band Public Image Limited.  The next day, he was working in construction.  Here's some of that story, and a few good take-homes.

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Tune into change

BY AGNIESZKA BORZECKA
@ VOL 29 ON FEB 29, 2016

Do you still remember your new year's resolution? Are you still working on accomplishing it?

Agnieszka Borzecka is a teacher, a coach and an aspiring author. She shares her tips and tricks about how you can continuously develop yourself, even when you fear that your motivation is gone.