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Local Art Teacher Shares Four Ways “Whiplash” Gets Art and Aspiration Wrong

Writer/musician Ron Tanner takes Oscar-contender “Whiplash” to task. Oscar-contender “Whiplash” — about a talented college drumming student under the tutelage of a maniacal master teacher– has made a well-deserved splash with both critics and viewers. The film’s pyrotechnic student-teacher duel plays like a hot-jazz cutting contest and you’d be the odd exception if you came […]