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How the Silence Makes the Music
A brief, incomplete, very quiet guide to the history of music’s negative spaces.
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Why We Like Certain Music: The Brain And Musical Preference
Most classical music lovers can rattle off at least a few different reasons why they love the genre that spans many centuries of Western music. They might list objective reasons like its musical sophistication as compared with the usual pop
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7 great places to see music instruments being made
From Steinway pianos in Queens to Kamaka ukuleles in Honolulu, get to the source of these iconic musicmakers.
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This website will turn any picture into a song
Pixelsynth is a web-based instrument that can turn a picture of your French Bulldog into a Drake song.
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We won’t be listening to music in a decade
Depending on who you ask, the advantage of technology based on artificial or machine intelligence could be a topsy-turvy funhouse mirror world — even in some very fundamental ways.
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Blow to 10,000-hour rule as study finds practice doesn’t always make perfect
Research of violinists undermines popular idea as average players practise more than best ones
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Troubled minds soothed by sound of music
For most people, music has the power to communicate joy and sorrow in ways unmatched by words.
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New Research Suggests That Those Who Study Music Excel In Science
Is science creative or is it rigid, black and white? The answer to that question varies based on the individual’s exposure to science.
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