Latest News for: Self taught


Tribute Concert Honors Greek Composer Manos Loizos

The National Herald 18 Jun 2021
The National Herald ... Photo. TNH Staff ... A self-taught musician, he began recording in the 1960s and eventually collaborated with an impressive list of artists including Mikis Theodorakis, Haris Alexiou, George Dalaras, Vasilis Papakonstantinou, Manolis Rasoulis, and Giannis Kalatzis ... The concert is available on YouTube.. .

Developer Withdraws William Edmondson Name from Edgehill Project

The Tennessee Tribune 18 Jun 2021
“We are happy that Chris heard the community’s concerns and took immediate action ... in Nashville, TN. William Edmondson was the first African-American to have a solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, in 1937, He is considered by art historians as one of the most important “self-taught” artists of the 20th century. ....

BJP leader slams Sanjay Raut, dares him to seek 'clarification' from Sonia Gandhi on Waqf Board land scam

The Times of India 18 Jun 2021
Reportedly, a woman was also attacked during the clash. Slamming Raut, BJP's Maharashtra Vice President Chitra Wagh questioned if attacking a single woman means cultivating self-esteem. "Is this what we are taught? Hindu Hriday Samrat Balasaheb Thackeray got the pride for Shiv Sena Bhavan ... It shows your hunger for power," Wagh added ... .

Letters: A teacher's dilemma exposes flaws in governor's position on critical race theory

The Florida Times Union 18 Jun 2021
The governor seems to think that complex issues can be self-taught.  To be consistent, he should eliminate schools and teachers.  The state should simply provide sanctioned readings to students so they can “make sense of it.” Education, complete!.

Norman music shop to host workshops featuring Jazz in June artists

The Norman Transcript 17 Jun 2021
“[Graham] comes from a self-taught garage band style that [consists of] listening to music and figuring it out, becoming a phenomenal and legendary bass player,” Graham said ... Before the festival continues at Andrews Park Saturday night, Lao Tizer, the pianist and leader of the self-titled jazz supergroup, will talk with workshop attendees ... .

Author to speak in Winner

Winner Advocate 17 Jun 2021
An author of children’s books, Bruce Arant will be in Winner on June 17 at the Tripp County Library. Children will be able to learn about illustrations and participate with fun, imaginative drawing exercises ... 10 -11 a.m ... Arant is self-taught in a variety of mediums that include chalk pastel, oil pastel, graphite, ink, colored pencil and watercolor.

Plywood hung during 2020 protests transformed into art pieces

Sandhills Express 17 Jun 2021
Watch Video. The plywood that once symbolized a closed community is now on display by local artists ... The son of a police officer, Keithley is also a self-taught artist and co-created an initiative called “Paint the City.” He said 60 artists joined the effort from all sides of Chicago ... That mission is taking a new form.

EVERYDAY HEROES: Coffee shop worker looks for areas to serve

Tahlequah Daily Press 17 Jun 2021
Shawn Eddie moved to Tahlequah when he was 9 years old from outside of Gallup, New Mexico, on the Navajo Reservation. He graduated from Tahlequah High School last year and works as a barista for Starbucks ... "He goes out and helps his friends." ... Eddie explained he has had no training in interior design and is completely self-taught ... Get out there ... .

Tom Brooks’ girlfriend Mariah shares more about herself and says what Tom likes most about her

m&c 17 Jun 2021
Tom’s new girlfriend Mariah from 90 day Diaries answered fan questions about her life over Instagram and described what she and Tom love about each other. Pic credit. TLC ... Mariah replied, “I don’t ever take anything personally, and honestly I know my self worth. My dad always taught me to ‘consider the source.'” ... .

Rob Deniel recalls composing debut song ‘Ulap’ on cellphone

Manila Bulletin 17 Jun 2021
Rob Deniel. For a 17-year-old kid to feel nostalgic about something that happened just a couple of years ago tells a lot about Rob Deniel. It is this same feeling, this wistfulness, that gives his songs an almost retro vibe ... Dream-pop sung in yearning falsetto ... “That helped me grow and learn even though I’m self-taught ... I hope people will like it.” .

Review: Shahryar by Asim Siddiqui

Hindustan Times 17 Jun 2021
The author examines how Shahryar went beyond the worn-out romanticism of Urdu poetry to fashion a new idiom of visionary lyricism ... But by no stretch of the imagination should the injured and the defeated self of the speaker in Shahryar’s poetry be confused with the self of the man Shahryar, who taught fiction at Aligarh Muslim University ... ....

Marion Fair kids day was filled with fun for the whole family

Cadillac News 17 Jun 2021
MARION — For 82 years the Marion Fair has been coming to town. With a 2020 cancellation due to COVID-19, members of the community were happy to be back at the fairgrounds for another year. The fair officially started on Sunday ... Torch wielding and juggling have been a part of Clark Lewis's life for about 14 years, and he's completely self taught ... .

Making hot sauce and working to save wetlands

Longview News-Journal 17 Jun 2021
AVERY ISLAND, La. (AP) — As storms grow more violent and Louisiana loses more of its coast, the family that makes Tabasco Sauce is fighting erosion in the marshland that buffers its factory from hurricanes and floods ... But the danger from hurricanes remains ... The company's founder, Edmund McIlhenny, was a self-taught naturalist ... ___ ... @JanetMcCinNO ... ....

Hot sauce helps save wetlands

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 17 Jun 2021
AVERY ISLAND, La. -- As tropical storms grow more violent and Louisiana loses more of its coast, the family that makes Tabasco sauce is fighting erosion in the marshland that buffers its factory from hurricanes and floods ... But the danger from hurricanes remains ... The company's founder, Edmund McIlhenny, was a self-taught naturalist.

Pandemic bakers are going pro

Standard-Speaker 17 Jun 2021
Before the pandemic, Max Kumangai spent his Saturdays singing and dancing his way through back-to-back performances of “Jagged Little Pill,” a rock musical on Broadway ... He threw it out ... The self-taught Norwegian baker behind the sourdough-centric @breadbyelise Instagram account said she went from 10,000 followers to 67,000 during the pandemic ... ....