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Orchestral Musicians Bring Whales To Surface – This Will Take Your...

Optus, the second largest telecommunications company in Australia, has a long association with nature so M&C Saatchi, Sydney set about exploring communication between humans...
Polyphonic Vocalist Does The Impossible

Polyphonic Vocalist Does The Impossible

Overtone singing is when a vocalist sings two different notes at the same time. It sounds like something a higher­form of intelligence (think Aliens,...

CLASSICAL

Intermediate Piano Pieces

5 Awesome Intermediate Piano Pieces For Intermediate Pianoists To Master

The word intermediate can mean many different things to different people; especially when considering pieces for the piano. As a yardstick, I have chosen...

JAZZ, ROCK & POP

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DJ Skratch Bastid Does Afiara String Quartet Freestyle

Classical music isn’t so exclusive that it doesn’t inspire and seep into other musical genres. On the contrary, even DJs and club musicians find...
B.B. King in 1971 Photo: Heinrich Klaffs CC-BY-SA

B.B. King: A look at his life and musical legacy

Riley B. King was born on September 19th, 1925 in Berclair, Mississippi, a small unincorporated community in the heart of the Mississippi Delta. In...

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Are your Emotions Linked with the Music You Listen To?

The power of music is a beautiful thing. When you’re sad, you listen to mellow tunes that help you feel comfortable in your bubble....

MUSIC FUN

Piano Playing Upside Down

Piano Playing Upside Down – Party Tricks at the Piano

It’s very important to instill good posture habits at the piano. Sitting squarely at the keyboard, feet on the floor (or on a low...
Inhale Helium and Play Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto

Imagine the Scenario when you Inhale Helium and Play Mozart’s Clarinet...

This clarinettist incredibly inhaled helium and played a Mozart and the outcome was wonderful! Helium can alter the speaking voice, but none knew what it could...

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Gideon King City Blog

Interview with Gideon King of Gideon King and City Blog

We recently reviewed City Blog, a record combining elements of jazz, pop, rock and funk inspired by New York-based guitarist, composer and producer Gideon...

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Take a look at how a violinist plays Habanera one-handed

Take a look at how a violinist plays Habanera one-handed

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...

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