Everyone has felt chills up their spine when listening to a piece of music. Scientists have now unraveled a couple of theories behind why...
harmonica hochner

The harmonica is the world's best-selling musical instrument. Harmonicas originated in the early 1800s in Europe. They gained popularity in the 1920s in the...
igor stravinsky

In 1917, Stravinsky met the great artist Pablo Picasso in Italy. While visiting him, Picasso drew a picture of Stravinsky. Igor packed it in his...

For more than a century, since he captured the spoken words “Mary had a little lamb” on a sheet of tinfoil, Thomas Edison has...
john williams

What would a movie be without music? Music is such an important aspect of the movie industry, and the composers have a very important...
piano stairs from around the world

1. Piano Stairs in Stockholm, Sweden blendingpoint.com “Piano Stairs” is an interactive playful musical stairway installation created into the Odenplan underground station of Stockholm to make...
World Music Records

The book Guinness World Records collates and publishes notable records of all types, from first and best to worst human achievements, to extremes in...
jack white blues third man records

Jack White is known for some pretty interesting things. The former co-lead of the White Stripes, at one time claimed his Stripes counter-part Megan...