MasterClass - Itzhak Perlman Teaches Violin
27 July 2019, 20:56
MP4, AVC, 1250 kbps, 1280x720 | AAC, 161 kbps, 2 Ch | 4h 13m | + PDF Workbook | 2.67GB
Counted as the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman was a child when he learned how to play the violin and a teen when he wowed audiences on international television and began his studies at the Juilliard School, where he now teaches. Over the decades, he’s become one of the world’s most celebrated classical violin players, honored with 15 Grammy Awards, four Emmy Awards, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Known for his brilliant technique and playing style, Mr. Perlman has performed at the world’s most prestigious concert halls and events, including a state dinner at the White House for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and President Barack Obama’s presidential inauguration. He’s played the violin and served as orchestra conductor for the New York Philharmonic, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and many others. In addition to worldwide tours and an ever-expanding discography, Mr. Perlman has spent the past 20-plus years investing his time in music education through his work with the Perlman Music Program and at the Juilliard School. Now, for the first time, he’s sharing his passion for teaching with a wider audience.
In his MasterClass, Mr. Perlman teaches you to strengthen your sound, no matter where you are in your study of violin. Learn fundamental techniques, bow handling, and Mr. Perlman’s tips for improving your intonation and vibrato. Discover ways to add greater dynamics to your playing, from advanced bow techniques to adding color and exploring different playing styles. Break bad habits, sharpen your practice regimen and memorization, and gain strategies for performing more confidently. Learn how to play violin with a true virtuoso, and experience more success and joy with every piece you play.
In this online class, you’ll learn about:
- Sound versus tone
- Advanced bow techniques
- Different classical music styles
- Practice regimens and breaking bad habits
- Memorization techniques
- Overcoming anxiety
- The performance mindset
- Selecting your instrument
- A musical career
MasterClass - Howard Schultz: Business Leadership [Video]
01 July 2019, 14:47
Build a Business That Lasts
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz rose from a childhood in public housing to leading a company that revolutionized the way the world drinks coffee.
With no formal business education, he relied on his values while growing a 13-store chain into a global brand with more than 250,000 employees. In his 90-minute video series, Howard shares what he’s learned about business leadership and being an entrepreneur.
MasterClass - Gordon Ramsay Teaches Cooking II: Restaurant Recipes at Home [Video]
29 June 2019, 16:52
MP4, AVC, 1500 kbps, 1280x720 | AAC, 192 kbps, 2 Ch | 4h 15m | + PDF Workbook | 3.03GB
Cooking at home is the new going out
It’s more than dinner—it’s a dining experience. Gordon Ramsay returns with a second cooking MasterClass to teach you how to prep, plate, and pair recipes that wow guests. With 13 restaurant-inspired dishes designed for home cooking, you’ll learn how to build elevated courses from appetizer to dessert using everyday ingredients.
In this online acting class, you’ll learn to prepare 13 restaurant-inspired dishes:
- Red Wine Poached Egg, Sautéed Asparagus, and Purée With King
- Trumpet Mushrooms
- Crispy Duck with Red Endive and Spinach
- Pomme Purée
- Charred Cauliflower Steak With Olive Pistou and Porcini Mushrooms
- Rack of Lamb with Thumbelina Carrots
- Roasted Turkish Spiced Eggplant With Fresh Basil and Feta Cheese
- Grilled Baby Leeks, Miso Broth, and Caviar Vinaigrette
- Szechuan Roasted Whole Chicken
- Hoisin Chicken and Pickled Daikon
- Szechuan Chicken Breast and Udon Noodles
- Sesame Seed Crusted Tuna Loin, Pickled Cucumber Salad, Yuzu- Sesame Seed Dressing, and Microgreen Salad
- Crispy Whole Fried Branzino, Thai Chili Dipping Sauce, Lettuce Cups, and Assorted Pickles
- Raspberry Soufflé