Polyphonic Member Login

Lost your username or password?

Not a member yet?
Sign Up for Free!

Register How to Create a Profile

Leading the music profession into a new era through education, discussion, and peer insight.
Polyphonic.org is an initiative of the Institute for Music Leadership at the Eastman School of Music.
Polyphonic Blog
Polyphonic Blog
  • What It Means to be an Artist
    Tony Woodcock - Oct 28, 2014
    2014-10-27-CCMichaelGambon200px

    Being an artist in all its multiplicities of characteristics and talents, is among the most demanding of all demands that we can make of ourselves. We have entered a universe of complexity and simplicity, discovery and delusion. It will never finish. It will never be entirely revealed.

    Read This Post →
  • The Third Estate
    Peter Sachon - Oct 27, 2014
    Tim-Burtons-Alice-in-Wond-001

    If one wishes to contribute to the conversation about how to expand the audience base for American orchestras, then one must talk about what those orchestras are presenting — and right now that’s a taboo subject. The fact is that the discussion about WHAT exactly orchestras are presenting has never taken place. The arbitrary distinction

    Read This Post →
Polyphonic OnCampus
OnCampus Blog
  • Practicing in High School: Mission Impossible??
    Zachary Preucil - Oct 30, 2014
    imgres

    This past August, I took advantage of a few free days to clean out and re-arrange my childhood bedroom. This proved to be somewhat of a tall order, as I am hopelessly nostalgic and quite often become sidetracked when sorting through relics of years past (“Just put it in the box, Zachary!” is a common

    Read This Post →
  • “Arriving” at Juilliard
    ThatViolaKid - Oct 20, 2014
    ThatViolaKid

    Hi everyone! My name is Drew Alexander Forde! Some of you may know me from Instagram or Twitter as @ThatViolaKid! Welcome to my first ever blog post! WHOOOO! I want to invite you guys to a glimpse of my life as a Graduate student at the Juilliard School! I hope to invite you into the

    Read This Post →