ECLECTRIX PRESENTS: Bettye LaVette "HOLDIN' ON"

Hailed by the New York Times as “one of the great soul interpreters of her generation”, Bettye LaVette is a vocalist who can take any type of song and make it completely her own. Bettye is one of very few of her contemporaries who were recording during the birth of soul music in the 1960s and is...

Eclectrix presents... Jordan McLean - Part 1 of ll

Jordan McLean is a New York City-based composer, arranger, bandleader, trumpeter, producer and educator. McLean has been active in the professional music world since 1995, having performed, recorded and collaborated with a multitude of musicians, ensembles and performance organizations around the...

Highlight of the documentary "Giving Voice"

Host Kim Singleton discusses  the Netflix documentary, Giving Voice with guest Thelma Ramsey (educator/artist/writer), Justine Robinson (actress/writer) and June E. Townes (singer/performer/founder of Gospera).   Giving Voice follows the journey of high school students participating in the August...

Eclectrix presents: The Daggers

Band leaders Kyle Brodie and Gabriel Morton, Yannick Sabarots, Drums, David Yee, Tenor Saxophone, have crafted a high-energy show featuring their repertoire of original rock, funk, latin jazz, hip-hop, and reggae.

Highlight of the movie "King Richard"

Host Kim Singleton discusses the film "King Richard" with Glenn Gilliam.  Glenn is the Director of Strategic Partnerships for the Althea Film Project.  "King Richard" stars Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis, Saniyya Sidney and Demi Singleton.

This Week On MNN

June 30, 2022

This Week on MNN celebrates National Culinary Arts Month.

The Basics of Sound: What are Frequency and Amplitude?

June 29, 2022

Have you ever wondered what makes up a sound? Sound is composed of two simple elements frequency and amplitude. What we experience as sound can be connected back to these components. How we record sound is affected by them and they are what we manipulate when we're editing.