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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,...

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Index Finger Twitching When Playing Piano

I feel it is important to be clear that even though I have a Doctorate, it is not a medical one and the information...

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The greatness of guitarist Charlie Christian

Today is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Charlie Christian, who played a major part in popularising the electric guitar in the late...
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Madi Diaz Seeks Just A Kiss

Indie artists take many different routes in connecting with their fanbase and growing their brand. For some, it’s constant touring, others use releasing a...

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Video shows why we need music education in schools

This short film follows an elementary school music teacher in New York, demonstrating the tremendous role music programs can play for young children. The five-minute...

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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 clarinetist 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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Q&A with Valentino Zucchiatti, Solo Bassoonist at Teatro alla Scala

Valentino Zucchiatti (born 1961) was only 23 years old when he was chosen by Riccardo Muti as a Solo Bassoonist of the Scala Orchestra...

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Characteristics of 20th Century Music

Characteristics of 20th Century Music: An Introduction

One of the most important developments in 20th Century classical music was the effective dissolving of tonality. The entire system of keys that had...

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