Matt Glaser on Music Education, Improvisation, and Mindfulness/ Creative Strings Podcast Ep. 3

– The diversity of creative string players in the newest generation, and how we arrived here
– How classical string/music teachers can adapt to a changing musical world

“Inevitably the classical world has had to come to grips (with) this tsunami of young players playing fiddle tunes”

– “Micro-improvisation” and using skeletal melodies to develop comfort with improvisation…
– The “present moment” in performance..

Music in Don Jon features Christian Howes Strings

We posted earlier this year that our strings were heavily featured in the Sundance film, Don Jon’s Addiction. After being picked up for national distribution (and a slight title change to Don Jon) we are happy to announce that the movie premiered in the US on Friday, September 27th. Collaborative effort Don Jon writer, director and Read more about Music in Don Jon features Christian Howes Strings[…]

String Recording for Indie Pop Artist Andrea Perry

The Christian Howes String Recording team lent its talents to indie pop artist Andrea Perry ‘s newest release “Four”. Our live strings were featured on two tracks, “My Lover Said” and “Where Have You Been”. Funded in part by a very successful Kickstarter campaign, the album has received many rave reviews. Frank Cotolo (Cotolo Chronicles) Read more about String Recording for Indie Pop Artist Andrea Perry[…]

Christian Howes Strings Featured in Don Jon’s Addiction!

We are excited to announce that our string recording team was featured in the movie Don Jon’s Addiction, which was recently picked up by Relativity Media for theatrical release later this year. The movie, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson, was written and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt for the SunDance film festival. Our good friend and Read more about Christian Howes Strings Featured in Don Jon’s Addiction![…]