MUSIC FUN

MUSIC FUN

Peter Schickele

Now that December has rolled around, we’re free to start talking about our favourite Christmas music. Last year, we put together a list of...
Bad Beethoven t-shirt

So what could be better? You wait with anticipation for your present during the upcoming holiday season and are delighted when you receive a...

Apple ringtones have become about as ubiquitous as it is possible to be in these times of rapidly changing technology. But have you ever...

It doesn’t look like most of the members of this orchestra knew what the trombone players were planning during the playing of Prokofiev’s "Dance...
Youtube screenshot

Youtube channel List 25 has taken a stab at classical music. The result is a humorous and for some informative look at 25 well...
Dr. Dre

Many people would probably tell you that the distance between classical and hip hop is about as far as any two musical genres could...
Georges Bizet

To mark the birthday of Georges Bizet, who was born on this day in 1838 and is best known for composing Carmen, how about...
Violin

Habanera has been interpreted in various ways, but it’s doubtful many have been able to equal this effort in terms of hilarity. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLMFfChw2Fs It comes from...
Progressive Field in Cleveland. Image credit: Spencer/Wikimedia Commons

For anyone who doesn’t follow baseball, the Cleveland Indians booked their place in the World Series on Wednesday night with a 3-0 victory over...
Beethoven

Everyone knows the famous four notes that open Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. They’ve become so ubiquitous, not only on the concert hall stage but in...