Arthur A. Meek LRSM

ALIEU, 'Deity-HE' - nbia (Heb.): Inspirational Music Composition & Versatile Concert Performance
Arthur Anthony Meek

IEUE (E)AL OLIUN (Heb.); divinely taught by L∙ntzch (Heb.), 'The Chief Musician' as the Chazzan; Sheliach Tzibbur of Ish-Al: Nurtured by my loving mother, Beulah Grace Meek, descendant of the 'ibri (Heb.). Studies of the Divine Interval of the TRITONE ensuring the accurate, comprehensive, mapping and restoration of the Divine Text and Sacred Music with all the original vowels correctly reinstated and vocalised.

Mentor and Teacher: The late Mr. Simon Kerdachi, previously known very fondly as 'Mr. Jazz' from KwaZulu-Natal, The Republic of South Africa; who was tutored by Lem Colvin and John, "Johnny", Mehegan, 'Juilliard School of Music' - The United States of America.

'The Simon Kerdachi Academy of Music' - Durban & Pinetown Music Studios, KwaZulu-Natal, The Republic of South Africa. Jazz/Ragtime piano studies included arrangements and compositions by Dave BrubeckGeorge Shearing, Joseph Copeland "Joe" Garland and Scott Joplin.

'The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music' - London, The United Kingdom; graded theory of music and piano examinations. Bartók pieces from 'Mikrokosmos' and carefully selected piano repertoire including works by Arne, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Burgmüller, Chopin, Copland, Einaudi, Granados, Grieg, Hasse, Haydn, Heller, Ireland, Liszt, Lloyd Webber, Mayerl, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Nyman, Scarlatti, Schubert, Schumann and Telemann.

'Phoenix Pianos' at 'Hurstwood Farm Pianos' - Kent, The United Kingdom.

The Thomas More College; 1987 Matric - music department and Kloof Country Club pianist - Kloof, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Baroque harpsichord, recorder and Classical period repertoire with regularly held Rotary dinner/dance functions. Keyboard player at 'Nibble & Natter', Knowles SUPERSPAR - Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

New and reconditioned upright and grand pianos/digital pianos and ensembles; Hammond, Lowrey, Technics and Yamaha Organs with Kawai, Korg, Roland, Technics and Yamaha keyboards/synthesizers and workstations - Mr. Peter Scott and Mr. Martin Scott, 'Natal Organ & Piano Company Pty Ltd' - Durban and Pinetown branches, KwaZulu-Natal, The Republic of South Africa. Mr. Keith Macfarlane, piano tuning - now in Tokai, Cape Town, South Africa. Classical/Jazz/Light piano, electronic organ and keyboard/synthesizer repertoire included music played by Ethel SmithEvangelos "Vangelis" Odysseas Papathanassiou, Rick Wakeman, George Jacob Gershwin, Paul Desmond, Oscar Peterson, Thomas Wright "Fats" Waller and William "Billy" Martin Joel.

International (World) Piano Day - 2017; International (World) Music Day - 2017; the 'muse' (dai'mōn) of music 'Euterpe' - the 'spirit of music' and 'tikkun olam' - 2018: Introducing the 'Ahavah Rabbah' mode; Freygish (Phrygian Dominant) Scale.

Cape Town, Stellenbosch and Tokai - introducing new Steingraeber-Phoenix Pianos; in Hillcrest - Kloof and Pinetown; visiting 'King Shaka' International Airport, KwaZulu-Natal, The Republic of South Africa - June and July 2017.

  • Multitrack sequencing incorporating VSTi plugins - 34 years of experience using MIDI technology: Apple, Avid, Blüthner, CME, Hammond (Novachord), Kawai, Korg, Native Instruments, Nord, Passport, PreSonus (Notion & Studio One), Roland, Sonar, Steinberg, Technics, Viscount (Physis Piano & K4 controller), Yamaha; hardware, electronic instruments and software e.g. 'Caustic', 'GarageBand' and 'LMMS'

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Orchestral Studies

Artikel 21.07.2017

' Grand Canyon Suite ', composed by Ferde Grofé. ' Yellow River Concerto ', based on Xian Xinghai's 'Yellow River Cantata' - a collaborative work. ' A Downland Suite ', composed by Dr. John Nicholson Ireland. " If you can't explain it simply, ...

Muzio Clementi (1752 - 1832)

News 20.07.2017

Extemporization and improvisation work carried out spontaneously at the piano - developing confident, on the fly, renditions of familiar melodies and extended chord-layouts, chord-shells and chord-voicings. Maintaining a balanced and structured well ...

Music Projects 2017

News 20.07.2017

NBL/Nabla performances and masterclasses on  Sacred Music ; ' Restoration Paper ' - the  Divine Names and Titles ; including an in-depth study of the 'Elijah' Oratorio composed by  Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn ...