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The Talent is an exciting live performance program which assists young performers at the start of their careers by broadcasting recitals by musicians who are currently studying at tertiary institutions or have recently graduated.

The Talent 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne

    • Performing Arts
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

The Talent is an exciting live performance program which assists young performers at the start of their careers by broadcasting recitals by musicians who are currently studying at tertiary institutions or have recently graduated.

    COMING SOON: Ask the Mentor Season 2!

    COMING SOON: Ask the Mentor Season 2!

    Season 2 of Ask the Mentor is coming soon! This season is all about getting to grips with the business side of being a musician. Join host Jess Carrascalao Heard as she chats to artist manager, producer, writer, speaker, producer and knower of things about the music biz.

    • 35 sec
    Ask the Mentor // Ep 6: Violinist Sarah Curro

    Ask the Mentor // Ep 6: Violinist Sarah Curro

    On this final episode of Season 1 of Ask the Mentor, violinist Sarah Curro answers your questions, shares her musical journey and gives her three pieces of advice she wishes someone had told her before embarking on a musical career. Along the way, she tells us how she started playing violin to copy her older sister, Monica; why commissioning new works from current composers is important; her way to settle nerves on stage; why arrogance is never a good idea; and much more!

    To find out more about Sarah Curro and her Volume concert series, head to www.volumeconcert.com.au

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    Presenter & producer: Jess Carrascalao Heard
    Guest mentor: Sarah Curro

    This is a 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne podcast.

    • 30 min
    Ask the Mentor // Ep 5: Percussionist and Composer Eugene Ughetti

    Ask the Mentor // Ep 5: Percussionist and Composer Eugene Ughetti

    On this episode of Ask the Mentor, percussionist and composer Eugene Ughetti answers your questions, shares his musical journey and gives his three pieces of advice he wishes someone had told him before embarking on a musical career. Along the way, he tells us how it was a visit from Santa that set him on a percussion path; how he is fuelled by passion and curiosity for the art form; how Speak Percussion evolved from being an ensemble which played classic 20th century percussion to pushing musical, post-instrumental boundaries; and much more.

    To find out more about Eugene Ughetti and Speak Percussion, head to speakpercussion.com

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    Presenter & producer: Jess Carrascalao Heard
    Guest mentor: Eugene Ughetti

    This is a 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne podcast.

    • 28 min
    Ask the Mentor // Ep 4: Bassoonist Matthew Kneale

    Ask the Mentor // Ep 4: Bassoonist Matthew Kneale

    On this episode of Ask the Mentor, bassoonist and chamber musician Matthew Kneale answers your questions, shares his musical journey and gives his three pieces of advice he wish someone had told him before embarking on a musical career, and along the way he tells us about how bassoon wasn't his only instrument, how he spent his uni years meticulously practicing technical work and why this is a good idea, how the award-winning Arcadia Winds came into being, and much more.

    To find out more about Matthew Kneale, head to matthewkneale.com.au

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    Presenter & producer: Jess Carrascalao Heard
    Guest mentor: Matthew Kneale

    This is a 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne podcast.

    • 29 min
    Ask the Mentor // Ep 3: Pianist Kenji Fujimura

    Ask the Mentor // Ep 3: Pianist Kenji Fujimura

    You know him a pianist, pedagogue, chamber musician and composer. But how did he get started?

    On Episode 3 of Ask the Mentor, pianist Kenji Fujimura answers questions from emerging musicians, shares his musical journey, and tells us his top three things emerging musicians might want to know before embarking on music as a career, and along the way talks about competitions, the positives of accompanying, performance anxiety, how to drum up an audience at your concerts, and much more.

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    Presenter & producer: Jess Carrascalao Heard
    Guest mentor: Kenji Fujimura

    This is a 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne podcast.

    • 26 min
    Ask the Mentor // Ep 2: Contralto Liane Keegan

    Ask the Mentor // Ep 2: Contralto Liane Keegan

    On Episode 2 of Ask the Mentor, contralto Liane Keegan answers questions from emerging musicians, shares her musical journey, and tells us her top three things emerging musicians might want to know before embarking on music as a career.

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    Presenter & producer: Jess Carrascalao Heard
    Guest mentor: Liane Keegan

    This is a 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne podcast.

    • 25 min

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