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C2Montreal Reflections: Leaders Who Inspire

Recently I was a first time participate in C2Montreal. In a world that is so focused on scale it is easy to lose sight of the bigger bigger picture. Montreal has always been known as an international hub. As such, the idea of a cross-cultural...

Explore Big Sky: THE HATCH OSTINATO PROJECT

BIG SKY – In his role as a music educator, John Zirkle has found students are often deterred from playing and composing music because they’ve bought into the idea that they have to be flawless musicians before they can participate in its creation.

HATCH Ostinato Project Connects Renowned Composers & Musicians w/ Big Sky Students

When world-renowned composers Philip Sheppard and Russell Spurlock visited John Zirkle’s music class at a school in rural Big Sky, Montana, their intention was to give an interactive workshop that showed students that they, too, could be composers.