August 2011 Blog Posts (10)

Help Topics: Share & Embed Video from Here on Other Sites

Find the direct link and/or embed code.

Click the Get Embed Code link beneath the video.

On the pop-up box, you will find options to share the video on MySpace or Facebook, also the direct url link and the embed code. You can paste this link or embed code in most place including…


Added by Carnegie Hall on August 30, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Help Topics: Embed Video From Another Site Like YouTube

Easily embed videos from YouTube or other sites like Vimeo or Myspace. Just find the share button, adjust the settings, and paste the code on the video page or within wall posts here.

1. From YouTube or your other video sharing website, click the Share or Embed…


Added by Carnegie Hall on August 30, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Arabic-Egyptian Music Workshop

Learn the art of art of taqaseem and layali with master violinist Riad Abdel-Gawad

Violinist Riad Abdel-Gawad leads a workshop for teenage musicians introducing the rich musical and cultural heritage of the Arab world through the building blocks of Arabic-Egyptian music.

In this daylong workshop, participants will:

  • learn to play a musical work from the Arabic-Egyptian tradition, using an approach that includes both learning by…

Added by Carnegie Hall on August 25, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

Help Topics: Insert a Custom Widget on Your Profile


You can insert custom add-ons to your profile for a unique look! Here’s how:

1. On your profile page, click Edit or + Add Text on the Text Box widget.





2. In the first blank box, insert a title for the…


Added by Carnegie Hall on August 23, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

Remix opportunity for Brooklyn-based musicians

This project is very location-specific (for Brooklyn-based DJs and producers) but it is such a cool opportunity that I wanted to share it here on Musical Exchange. 

My friend Sam emailed me last week to ask for my help in getting the word out about this project.  (If you live outside of Brooklyn, as many of you do, but are inspired by the idea, we would love to hear your remixes on Musical…


Added by Christopher Amos on August 22, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

Flash Activity Recap: How do you sing in the rain?

Watch everyone's stormy weather videos!

The activity: Post a video of a song that reminds you of stormy weather. The results are below!


From Cynthia Smith:

This one seemed a little obvious to me at first but it remains my favorite thunderstorm music and it is…


Added by Carnegie Hall on August 18, 2011 at 5:30pm — 8 Comments

Member Spotlight: Hesty Wulandari Wants to Know What Inspires You

Featured Member:

Carnegie Hall interviews Hesty Wulandari

Carnegie Hall: Three things you love about music?

Hesty: Music can make me relax. Music inspires me about new things. Music boosts my spirit when I'm down.



Added by Carnegie Hall on August 15, 2011 at 6:00pm — 5 Comments


Butterfly is really a beautiful animal after it spends a cycle of metamorphosis. sometimes the butterfly inspires me that we have to struggle in our life to reach our dream even sometimes somebody doubt our dreams. and after we pass the struggling cycle in our life, we will achieve the dream as the butterfly,…


Added by Hesty Wulandari on August 9, 2011 at 1:00am — 1 Comment

Tuesday Talk: Hello Haiku!

Log on to our next Musical Exchange online chat this Tuesday, August 9th, for this month's Tuesday Talk!

Our chat will be focusing on haiku, the theme of our…


Added by Carnegie Hall on August 4, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Flash Activity Recap: Haiku, the Music of Nature

Read everyone's Haikus!

The activity: Write a haiku about the music of nature. The results are below!

By Cynthia Smith 

Creaking, cracking, swish

Loblolly pine forest walk

Sing eternal…

Added by Carnegie Hall on August 4, 2011 at 5:30pm — 6 Comments

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