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5-year-old girl performs her own jazz composition

Elina Martirosyan is a 5-year-old prodigy. From the age of 4, she composes new jazz standards and then performs them on different instruments. Elina...
Trumpet Cover of Bohemian Rhapsody

Using the trumpet to do an instrumental cover of popular songs can be finicky in that it could be a touch difficult to nail....
Happy Birthday in Six Jazz Styles

Jonny May is one of the best pianists and he has been doing a lot of amazing arrangements, notably Beethoven’s Ode to Joy and...
Rachmaninov’s ‘Vocalise’ is dreamy on cello

One of the last songs composed by the genius from Russia, Sergei Rachmaninov is Vocalise and it was originally intended for a soprano voice...
Saxophonist Floats Paper Inside Saxophone

Check out this cool trick by saxophonist and hobbyist, David Pope. He put out a video of a piece of paper floating in mid-air...
Euphonium Player Mixes it with a Sax Mouthpiece

Brian Wilson, renowned euphonium player introduced us to the most unconventional musical instrument recently when he merged a euphonium with a baritone saxophone mouthpiece. To...
Backstreet Boys’ ‘I Want It That Way’ In Bach Allemande Mode

If you have ever imagined one of the best boy bands in history played in a baroque style, your wish has finally come true...
Ragtime Version of Beethoven’s Ode to Joy

Jonny May is one talented musician and he reminded us again with a marvelous arrangement of ‘Ode to Joy’ from Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9...
Octobass and Four Double Basses

In a recent performance, we spotted a gigantic octobass in action. Compared to the typically enormous double basses, the octobass make them look like...
Four Girls And 4 Harps Perform Piazzolla’s Libertango

The names Eleanor Turner, Harriet Adie, Keziah Thomas and Elizabeth Scorah may not ring bells but “4 girls 4 harps” strike a chord, right?...