Music school

DGAP-News: Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. : STEINHOFF GLOBAL SETTLEMENT - UPDATE

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:16pm

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. ("SIHNV" or the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, "Steinhoff") together with Steinhoff International Holdings Proprietary Limited ("SIHPL") announce the following updates in relation to implementation of the Steinhoff Global Settlement.

Key Points: 
  • Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. ("SIHNV" or the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, "Steinhoff") together with Steinhoff International Holdings Proprietary Limited ("SIHPL") announce the following updates in relation to implementation of the Steinhoff Global Settlement.
  • In the meantime, any persons who believe they are claimants under the Steinhoff global settlement are reminded that they may still submit any claims to the verification process as part of the SI55 Proposal.
  • The two components of the settlement consideration will each be payable within a specified period following the Settlement Effective Date.
  • Further updates on the progress towards implementation of the global litigation settlement will be provided in due course.

Chowan University Credits Aviso Retention for Boosting Student Retention Rates

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviso Retention , a higher education student success and equity solution, today announced that partner institution Chowan University drastically improved retention rates since leveraging the Aviso Retention platform and Aviso Engage capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviso Retention , a higher education student success and equity solution, today announced that partner institution Chowan University drastically improved retention rates since leveraging the Aviso Retention platform and Aviso Engage capabilities.
  • Chowan University , a private four-year institution located in Murfreesboro, North Carolina, began using the Aviso Retention platform in 2017.
  • Chowan University has leveraged the Aviso Retention platform and Aviso Engage to increase second-, third- and fourth-year retention rates.
  • Additional retention metrics include:
    "Academic success at Chowan University is not possible without the use of Aviso Retention," said Syble Shellito, director of academic assistance at Chowan University.

DGAP-News: Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. :

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 3:19pm

(2) In addition, as announced on 14 February 2021, the settlement terms with Conservatorium include consideration payable by Steinhoff Africa Holdings Pty Limited (on behalf of SIHPL) in the amount EUR 61m.

Key Points: 
  • (2) In addition, as announced on 14 February 2021, the settlement terms with Conservatorium include consideration payable by Steinhoff Africa Holdings Pty Limited (on behalf of SIHPL) in the amount EUR 61m.
  • (3) The "SIHPL Contractual Claimants: Other" values in this table include the amount reserved in relation to Mayfair's disputed Contractual Claim against SIHPL.
  • All claimants are encouraged to support the further revised terms of the Steinhoff Litigation Settlement Proposal and to work with Steinhoff to conclude the approval process as soon as possible.
  • Claimants will be able to review additional information in relation to the Steinhoff Group global settlement and submit their claim details on the following website: www.SteinhoffSettlement.com .

LCCM top UK contemporary music school for Student Satisfaction in NSS 2020

Friday, July 24, 2020 - 12:35pm

The overall figure for student satisfaction at LCCM surpasses the national average of 83% registered this year.

Key Points: 
  • The overall figure for student satisfaction at LCCM surpasses the national average of 83% registered this year.
  • These results place LCCM ahead of the institutions specialising in contemporary music education in the country.
  • London College of Creative Media (LCCM) formerly London Centre of Contemporary Music was founded in 2002 as a music college.
  • Its aim is to establish a new approach to teaching music that mixesan art school environment with the best of music conservatoires and universities.

LCCM top UK contemporary music school for Student Satisfaction in NSS 2020

Friday, July 24, 2020 - 12:33pm

The overall figure for student satisfaction at LCCM surpasses the national average of 83% registered this year.

Key Points: 
  • The overall figure for student satisfaction at LCCM surpasses the national average of 83% registered this year.
  • These results place LCCM ahead of the institutions specialising in contemporary music education in the country.
  • London College of Creative Media (LCCM) formerly London Centre of Contemporary Music was founded in 2002 as a music college.
  • Its aim is to establish a new approach to teaching music that mixesan art school environment with the best of music conservatoires and universities.

Teach Music Week to Offer FREE Lessons to New Students: March 16-22

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 1:13pm

This annual week-long holiday invites musicians, music schools, music stores and other music organizations to offer a free lesson or class to new students (both kids & adults).

Key Points: 
  • This annual week-long holiday invites musicians, music schools, music stores and other music organizations to offer a free lesson or class to new students (both kids & adults).
  • Teach Music Week is celebrated annually during the 3rd week of March to coincide with national Music in Our Schools Month.
  • Teach Music Week also invites public, private and charter schools to schedule activities that will encourage more students to sign up for music, band and chorus classes.
  • Keep Music Alive is honored to welcome the following music brands as partners for the 6th Annual Teach Music Week: Alfred Music, Casio, Conn-Selmer, D'Addario Foundation, Hungry For Music, Kala Brand Music and Remo.

Oberlin Establishes Groundbreaking Collaborative Programs Integrating Music and Liberal Arts

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 10:07pm

These new programs will offer all Oberlin students innovative educational opportunities, which will help them build successful, 21st century careers in a host of fields including music, visual arts, media, science, and business.

Key Points: 
  • These new programs will offer all Oberlin students innovative educational opportunities, which will help them build successful, 21st century careers in a host of fields including music, visual arts, media, science, and business.
  • Drawing on Oberlins deep strengths in music and the liberal arts, students will have the opportunity to minor in Music and Cognition , Music and Popular Culture , Interdisciplinary Performance , and Arts and Creative Technologies .
  • Conservatory students already take advantage of courses offered in the College of Arts and Sciences virtually every semester of their Oberlin experience.
  • Oberlin Conservatory alumni enjoy illustrious careers in all aspects of the music world, achieving prominence as performers, conductors, composers, music educators, scholars, and arts administrators.

USC Thornton School of Music's Redesigned Curriculum Trains Undergraduate Students for the Music Gig Economy

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 2:23pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The USC Thornton School of Music is preparing students by training them to succeed in the gig economy.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The USC Thornton School of Music is preparing students by training them to succeed in the gig economy.
  • In a continued commitment to rethinking music education, USC Thornton redesigned its undergraduate curriculum for classical music .
  • Unfortunately, traditional undergraduate classical music programs do little to prepare students for success in the current musical landscape," said Robert Cutietta, Dean of USC Thornton.
  • Many conservatories are hesitant to change, which has led to many schools adopting almost identical curricula for classical music students.

Berklee College of Music and School of Rock Partner to Promote Gender Diversity in Music

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 2:57pm

BOSTON, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Berklee College of Music , the world's premier contemporary music institution, is partnering with School of Rock , an international music school for students of all ages and skill levels, to offer a unique music education experience to a select group of School of Rock students.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Berklee College of Music , the world's premier contemporary music institution, is partnering with School of Rock , an international music school for students of all ages and skill levels, to offer a unique music education experience to a select group of School of Rock students.
  • Selected School of Rock students will train with Berklee faculty in performance, music theory, ensembles, and overall musicianship.
  • Berklee Online will offer exclusive courses to School of Rock members, allowing students to study online with Berklee faculty in areas including music business, musicianship, and music theory.
  • Our work with Berklee College of Music will help empower the next generation of creators and leaders in the industry."