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angel city chorale

Community Efforts

by Kitty Jellinek
This is what happens when people get together to create – thank you Angel City Chorale. Music and the perception of self in a community.
custom Action figure

Star Creations

by Simon Kimm-Stoten
in Art
Now working from 4213 Star creations is a new venture To create new and unique toys, Action Figures or dolls from existing ones so msg @simon on to see what they can do for you
Eric Whitacre

Music and the perception of self in a community.

by Kitty Jellinek
There is a definite relationship between music and the perception of self in a community. The music of a given time period tends to reflect the emotions, political scheme, socioeconomic strife and ethical perspective of the society. It has the power to communicate beyond words. To evoke emotion, promote development and create a sense of identity and culture. For a good example of community effort and music Visit: Africa-Angel City Chorale  With so much in the world being handled in digital media, what is the role of choirs in creating real community between individuals? Composer Eric Whitacre answers Classical MPR’s Brian […]

Music Competition

by Kitty Jellinek
Special Announcement Our first community project for 2013 is about to launch on 17th March 2013.   Mikode Music Competition 2013 An Online Talent Contest Open to all music genres i.e.:  Solo or groups, vocals and or instrumentals, originals or covers.   1st prize professional recording at AAA Studios located at:  Caloundra Music Academy, in Caloundra QLD Australia.   Plus online promotion of your CD for one year – see demo page CLICK HERE. 10% of revenue from your CD sales to be donated to a school which you nominate.    Winner will be decided by public votes.


by Kitty Jellinek
in Art
Have you ever wished you could add a special personal touch to your greeting cards, announcements or letters to someone special. In today’s age of computers with all the special fonts, very few people have beautiful hand writing skills. I must admit that when I get a special beautifully handwritten note from anyone I take appreciative notice. In case there is anyone here who would like to learn the skills of Calligraphy, there is a free 3 part online interactive course available at: