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Opera Singers Help Covid-19 Patients Learn to Breathe Again
A six-week program developed by the English National Opera and a London hospital offers customized vocal lessons to aid coronavirus recovery.
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Meet the under-40 musicians who are making classical instruments cool
They’re the ones keeping classical cool.
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Machine learning helps retrace evolution of classical music
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
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Car Concerts Offer Choirs A Way To Rehearse And Perform
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
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Learning music really does make students smarter, new study shows
A music educator set out to bust the myth that music makes kids smarter but was stunned by his own findings.
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Virtual classes help piano players hit the right notes
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.
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Without Ethel Smyth and classical music’s forgotten women, we only tell half the story
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
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Music Lessons Are the Best Investment for Your Kids
Learning an instrument will set your kids up for a lifetime of fun. It might also make them smarter.
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