The Next Track, Episode #85 – How Much Music Is Too Much?

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxAs we amass music in our physical or digital libraries, it can reach a point where it doesn’t make sense to keep adding more music. How much really is too much?

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The Next Track, Episode #84 – Ask Doug and Kirk: AirPods, Ripping Optical Discs, and Moving iTunes Libraries

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxWe answer a few listener questions about Apple’s AirPods, how to rip optical discs (other than CDs), and moving and merging iTunes libraries.

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The Next Track, Episode #83 – Daniel Spreadbury on Music Notation Software

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxWe welcome Daniel Spreadbury to discuss the software that composers use to put their notes onto virtual paper.

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The Next Track, Episode #82 – Let It Snow

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxAs winter closes in, and the holiday season approaches, we discuss the strange ritual of listening to Christmas music for just one month a year.

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The Next Track, Episode #81 – Ask Andy: Ohms and Decibels

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxWe bring back our regular guest Andy Doe to discuss some of the technical terms we read about with audio equipment: ? and dB, also known as ohms and decibels.

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The Next Track, Episode #80 – John Cage

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxWe welcome Laura Kuhn, executive director of the John Cage Trust, to discuss the life and legacy of composer John Cage.

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The Next Track, Episode #79 – 1977

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxDoug and Kirk look at how 1977 was a watershed year for popular music.

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The Next Track, Episode #78 – Alexander Joel on the Role of the Conductor in Classical Music

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxConductor Alexander Joel talks about the profession of conductor for operas and orchestras.

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The Next Track, Episode #77 – How to Get the Most out of Apple Music

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxDoug and Kirk discuss Apple Music, how it’s changed the way they listen to music, and how to get the most out of the service.

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The Next Track, Episode #76 – Mirror Balls and Polyester: Looking Back at Disco Music

The Next Track Blue Flat Button2 400pxDoug and Kirk were teenagers when disco hit. They didn’t care for it then, but has their opinion change after 40 years? Is it time to reevaluate disco music?

Listen to The Next Track: Episode #76 – Mirror Balls and Polyester: Looking Back at Disco Music.

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