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This Technology Gives Disabled Patients A Chance To Make Music With Their Minds
The technological advancements in music-making have truly soared over the last couple of years. Among the newest projects is one run by researchers at Plymouth University and the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability, where they’ve given patients who are unable to
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Inspiring TED Talks That Will Change How You Think About Music
Music exists as one of the essential pillars of human creativity and as such it comes as no surprise that the beloved lecture series TED Talks frequently turns its stage over to the arts’ great thinkers and performers. We rounded
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A History of Classical Music (The Women-Only Version)
For the first time in more than 100 years, the Met is performing an opera written by a woman. Here, we offer a playlist of other female composers, who are often overlooked.
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The Art of Listening
A number of years ago I created a seminar called “The Art of Listening” for the Smithsonian Institution. I have taught versions of this course in music classes and have been hired by corporations and law firms to teach their
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Uber, But for Millennials Who Want Orchestras in Their Living Rooms
It was A Wednesday night in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, and 40 people—mostly millennials—sat cross-legged on a cramped living room, drinking craft beers and taking off their jackets to reveal the flannels underneath. Around 8pm, the introductions and recommendations
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Sony develops algorithm based AI music
A future chart-topping song may soon come from an algorithm.
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Watch: Melodica Men’s ‘The Rite of Spring’ is Breaking The Internet
The Melodica Men’s mission is simple: to spread the “pure, unadulterated joy that is the melodica.” After several incredibly adorable videos featuring everything from music from The Hunchback of Notre Dame to Stevie Wonder, their latest video, an arrangement of
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This guy sang the same song in 15 different places and the results are astonishing
From a parking garage to a gymnasium, singer Joachim Müllner proves the value and importance of acoustics in a performance space.
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