Researchers had college students and AI take a standardized test in creative thinking, and all of them were scored by trained evaluators who didn’t know in advance that some had been completed by AI.
The predominantly white European field of music education in the US is changing radically these days as schools confront anti-Black histories.
In popular media, Beethoven is imagined as a punk rocker. But what do these claims reflect about our relationship to classical music?
Princess movies and opera alike reveal the limited number of models available to women. “Le Dernier Sorcier”, composed by Pauline Viardot in 1869, shows that a much richer world is possible.
Gioachino Rossini’s opera was originally meant as a satire of royalist France. A new production updates the work for a modern audience, setting the drama in a museum where the paintings come to life.
The book took eight years from conception to publication. In the earliest dummy, the monsters that millions have grown to love actually started out as horses.
A new production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute uses animation to bring the fantastical opera to life.
Should unfinished art remain so?
Schiff persuaded his near-capacity audience to remain completely silent until the very end of each half of the program – a major coup.
Opera Australia’s new production of Aida features movable LED panels with digital scenery. It’s part of a revolution transforming the art form.
In his short play from 1830, ‘Mozart and Salieri,’
Russian poet Alexander Pushkin proposed that genius and evil are incompatible. Here’s why this argument is worth revisiting in light of #MeToo.
A new recording of South African composer Arnold van Wyk’s complete solo piano music explores new perspectives.
Divine inspiration was at the centre of music for thousands of years – until post-war conservatoires got other ideas.
Listening to your favourite album might not be the best idea if you’ve got something to do.
There a number of ways you can use music to shape your child’s brain for success, from 16 weeks gestation right up until they start school.
Because of the way our brains work, we can remember songs and rhymes much more easily than just words or letters. The ABC song teaches kids the basics of the English language.
The Scottish capital is reopening a well kept secret: one of the world’s finest collections of vintage sound machines.
The conditions for originality in a piece of writing.
Non-addictive and cost-effective, music can reduce the time it takes you to fall asleep and lessen sleep disturbances.
New Mozart production set in 1930s Eritrea made headlines when ticket holders in Edinburgh were offered refunds – before the event.