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Media > Music and heart health
April 24th, 2019

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What’s your “cheer up” song? That question popped up on a recent text thread among a few of my longtime friends. It spurred a list of songs from the ‘70s and ‘80s, back when we were in high school and [...] more >>

Media > How music can help your child learn better
February 15th, 2019

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Programs develop children through movement and music

Media > What’s the Deal with Do Re Mi? The Story of Solfège
January 30th, 2019

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One of the more enduring moments from The Sound of Music comes when a free-spirited Maria von Trapp (Julie Andrews) takes a handful of giddy Austrian children out for a singing rampage through Salzburg, Austria.

Media > The Lost Classics
January 25th, 2019

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Though originally set to music, we almost always encounter the Ancient Greek epics as mute texts. But now their songs can be heard again.

Media > 6 things musicians should be doing on social media in 2018
November 9th, 2018

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Whether you’re a long-time aspiring musician or you’re looking to kickstart your career in music this year, here are some tips on how to succeed from the best musicians on the Internet.

Media > Five Ways To Listen To The Music Of The Ancient World Today
October 26th, 2018

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We are often immersed in what the ancient world looked like when we visit a museum or an archaeological site. However, the vibrant soundscapes heard at festivals, funerals, courtly feasts, theatrical performances, gladiatorial shows or just while shopping in the [...] more >>

Media > The etiquette box: The culture of classical music needs redress
October 19th, 2018

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It’s time for classical music presenters to think outside the box

Media > The Self-Playing Violins That Mastered Chopin
July 13th, 2018

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The robotic Phonoliszt-Violin was dubbed the “Eighth Wonder of the World” in 1910.