A quote by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe The above...

Sports Quote of the day – They Said So

Although golf was originally restricted to wealthy, overweight Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing. - Dave Barry The above post...

5-Year-Old Child Prodigy Headed To Carnegie Hall

As if the one gig wasn't enough, Wang is also booked to make an appearance with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. As the introductory...

WATCH: NY Philharmonic Director On Sesame Street

The famous conductor talks to Murray Monster, a curious, screechy creature who is eager to learn more about the inner workings of an...

Marcel Hidalgo: Progressive Rock Musician Constructs Two Worlds

Born in Maryland, Gabriel Riccio now lives in Chicago where he has adopted the pseudonym The Gabriel Construct. Under this name, he...

Lady Gaga + Cellos = Gold!

While an amazing variety of subjects will likely come to mind when pondering all that is Lady Gaga, from music to fashion to...

Craig Carpenter: KAWS at PAFA

Philadelphia -- The best way to see the future is, first, by taking the staircases marked, "City Hall." Exiting the SEPTA subways at...

Anne Margaret Daniel: Stoppard and Sappho

Tom Stoppard. Photograph courtesy of and © Dmitri Kasterine Stunning literary news came recently of the rediscovery of two lost poems by the Greek...

Watch A Woman Sing ‘Flight Of The Bumblebee,’ Prepare To Be...

"Flight of the Bumblebee" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov is a classic, fast-paced, orchestral joyride for the ages. While you've likely heard the whimsical song...

Adeyemi Adetilewa: Will Royalty Free Music Ever Rule The World?

Royalty free music offer end users an excellent option for using professional grade music without high recurring costs. In fact, it offers both...

Joel Garten: Artist Profile: Interview With David Crowell, Brooklyn-based Composer...

David Crowell is a Brooklyn-based composer and multi-instrumentalist who creates rhythmically complex music with an easy, almost floating quality to it.  His work...

Adria Rolnik: Does Ballet Class Have an Age Limit?

I take ballet class with a woman who is turning 90-years-old at the end of April. (And she's not the teacher -- she's...

Jennifer Rivera: Where Are All The Women In Classical Music?

Scanning through the New York Times most recent roundup of exciting upcoming performances in classical music, I'll admit that at first I was...

Rutendo Nyamuda: Music Is but a Conversation Between Likened Hearts

I'm sitting here listening to Arrival of the Birds by The Cinematic Orchestra. From years of classical training in flute and playing in school...

Dan Visconti: A Musical Expedition, Beyond Borders

I'll never forget the first time I crossed our American national border and what an eye-opening experience it was: a trip through Mexico...

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Pianist Plays Beethoven’s ‘Für Elise’ In An Airport, Drops Our Jaws...

Passengers who happened to be at the Václav Havel Airport Prague at the same time as one very talented musician were given a...

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Marcus T. Wright: Music: Beautiful. Inspirational. The Piano Guys.

Music is a phenomenal creature. The power of harmonic sound provides an ever-present soundtrack to our lives. Through the greatest of...