The third segment (around 6m30s) in this video about the ‘feelings’ inspired by Chopin is just amazing. Benjamin Zander helps us to understand the impact of pace, tone, and timing by deconstructing a well known tune — making it all seem so simple. 🙂
Michael has more than 10 years of experience utilizing Web and new media in higher education, nonprofit, and business sectors. Among his many accomplishments, he founded a Web and new media consulting company—VanPutten Interactive—to serve clients specializing in public works, social work, higher education, documentary film, and professional development. In his current role at Michigan State University, he provides leadership for Web communication and innovative utilization of new media and oversees a team of Web developers. Michael has a master’s degree in educational technology from Western Michigan University.