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Study: Playing Music Helps Sharpen Kids' Brains - ABC News
Today.comStudy: Playing Music Helps Sharpen Kids' BrainsABC NewsThe founder of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that provides free music lessons to low-income students from gang-ridden neighborhoods began to notice several years ago a hopeful sign: Kids were graduating high school and heading off to...[read more]

BBC accused of editing out new music from Proms on television - The Guardian
The GuardianBBC accused of editing out new music from Proms on televisionThe GuardianProminent figures from the classical music world have united to condemn the excision of new music from the televised Proms. Susanna Eastburn, the chief executive of Sound and Music, the national agency for new mu...[read more]

Air and Music - Huffington Post
Air and MusicHuffington PostThe reward for them and the other several thousand of us present, was an ingenious take on "The Wizard of Oz": the original film wit its musical score stripped away and replaced altogether, live by the Boston Pops under the baton of its youthful ...and more »[read more]

WATCH: Tennis Pro John McEnroe Waterboarded in Music Video - ABC News
ABC NewsWATCH: Tennis Pro John McEnroe Waterboarded in Music VideoABC NewsFormer tennis pro John McEnroe, a former Wimbledon champion, is seen being tortured and waterboarded in a powerful debut video from a California rock band. The group, Future User, says the video, called "Clockwork," is abou...[read more]

Fall Arts Guide: Classical music - Cincinnati.com
Cincinnati.comFall Arts Guide: Classical musicCincinnati.comFall is kick-off time for Cincinnati's top performing arts. The classical lineup is packed with sensational soloists and great music. For instance, at the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, you can catch three superstars of the piano just in...[read more]

Sinkane Makes Music For An Open World - NPR
Sinkane Makes Music For An Open WorldNPRFor more conversations with music-makers, check out NPR's Music Interviews. Homepage photo: Martine Carlson. Share. Facebook; Twitter; Google+; Email. Comment. Featured Artist. Explore Sinkane's full NPR Archive · First Listen: Sinkane, 'Mean Love' ......[read more]

Ultra Music Festival enacts 18+ age requirement - Local 10
CBS LocalUltra Music Festival enacts 18+ age requirementLocal 10IT'S THE TYPE OF MUSIC ENVIRONMENT, A 12-HOUR EVENT EACH E. EACH DAY, I THINK IT LEND ITSELF BETTER TO HAVING AN ADULT-ONLY CROWD. Reporter: 18 AND OVER IS THE NEW POLICY, A RESTRICTION THAT WILL LIKELY BE ...Ultra Music Festival ban...[read more]

Claude McKay and Gnawa Music - The New Yorker
The New YorkerClaude McKay and Gnawa MusicThe New YorkerThese kinds of Gnawa music shows can now be seen regularly in New York City, if not always with the fire-eating—in Times Square, at music spots in Harlem, Latin clubs in Queens, impromptu jam sessions in Central Park. The Gnawa are a Sufi or...[read more]

10 resources for teaching music - The Guardian (blog)
The Guardian (blog)10 resources for teaching musicThe Guardian (blog)In a new series on Channel 4 world-renowned classical pianist James Rhodes asks families in Britain to donate old musical instruments left languishing in cupboards to those who need them. Rhodes says music education in the UK ha...[read more]

To Stop Piracy, The Music Industry Is Debating A Global Weekly Release Day ... - Forbes
ForbesTo Stop Piracy, The Music Industry Is Debating A Global Weekly Release Day ...ForbesWhile stories of how harmful piracy is in the music industry don't get reported as much these days as when the internet first took over as the primary distribution channel for music, it still plagues the bus...[read more]