A six-week program developed by the English National Opera and a London hospital offers customized vocal lessons to aid coronavirus recovery.
They’re the ones keeping classical cool.
Researchers in EPFL’s Digital and Cognitive Musicology Lab in the College of Humanities used an unsupervised machine learning model to ‘listen to’ and categorize more than 13,000 pieces of Western classical music, revealing how modes – such as major and
For members of Luminous Voices, a professional choir ensemble in Alberta, Canada, rehearsing and performing safely during the pandemic has meant getting into their cars, driving to an empty parking lot and singing with each other’s voices broadcast through their
A music educator set out to bust the myth that music makes kids smarter but was stunned by his own findings.
Practice was often an ordeal for 9-year-old Wang Lingyi, an aspiring piano student from Qingdao, East China’s Shandong province, as no amount of hard work was helping her hit the right notes.
Expanding the classical canon brings us incredible music and extraordinary stories, not least that of Ethel Smyth, whose compositions and pioneering energy filled England in the interwar years
Learning an instrument will set your kids up for a lifetime of fun. It might also make them smarter.