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musicians bring whales to surface

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,...

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Mozart's Starling

Mozart’s Starling – How Mozart Was Inspired by His Pet Starling

Composers being influenced by the wonders of nature is quite a common theme. The French composer Olivier Messiaen is well-known for using bird song...

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galactic into the deep

Galactic Channels Jazz Fusion Brilliance On Into The Deep

New Orleans based Galactic has knocked its new release Into The Deep out of the park. There are very rare times when a band...
Matt Townsend

Matt Townsend: The Drifter and the Dream (part I)

North Carolina-based singer-songwriter Matt Townsend has chosen an apt title for his first of two EPs. Townsend draws on folk, indie and rock styles...

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Does classical music help you to work/study?

Opinions are divided on whether it is beneficial to listen to music while working or studying. For some, having access to their favourite playlist...

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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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Abigail Winzer: Rejoice

16-year-old soprano Abigail Winzer's first album is “Rejoice,” a collection of traditional Christmas songs. It’s quite brave to go with this choice for a...

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Gabriela Montero

Watch pianist Gabriella Montero’s improvisation on Habanera

Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Montero is renowned internationally for her ability to improvise and she doesn’t disappoint in this video. Prompted by an audience member after...

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