Alexander Korte Is on to the Next Key

Story/Video posted October 14, 2019 in Arts & Entertainment by Taylor Rodrigues .


Since he was about the age of four, State College resident Alexander Korte has appreciated and played piano music. With that, he also received a degree in music from Temple University and currently works part-time at the Music and Media Center in the Pattee Library.

For a short time frame, Alex did not play the piano but had decided to return to his art of jazz piano playing. Alex is extremely inspired y pianist, Craig Taborn. He believes in how musicality and creativity are vital in piano playing and one of his favorite and more memorable performances were that he likes playing in jazz clubs with his friends.

He advises the audience stating to never let practice become a chore and make sure to practice every day even if it a short one. 

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Taylor Rodrigues is a senior from Monroe, CT and is majoring in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Digital Media Trends & Analytics. Taylor has contributed news stories, creative content, and ideas for ComRadio and her past internships, one with her local radio station, Star 99.9 this past summer, and one for EDMWorld Magazine. She has also been involved with organizations on campus like Valley Magazine, Ed2010, and Up & Up music festival. Taylor is looking to learn more about Broadcasting, social media, and the multimedia field. You can contact Taylor on her regular email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or her school email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)