Some concertgoers reported being so moved by their first concerts in nearly two years that they wept with joy – a testament to the power of this unique form of human communion and connection.
50% of Wiggles merchandise sales are attributed to Emma alone. Here’s what she meant to audiences – and what happens next.
The international community, particularly the music and music research communities, must stand with the Afghan musicians when it comes to protecting their cultural rights and human rights.
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Machines have been getting better at mimicking improvisation. But can this distinctly human process serve as a bulwark against the mechanization of life and art?
From celebratory calypsos to more critical reggae tracks, Black British music has had a huge influence on the evolving sound of football.
Many features of proteins are analogous to music. Mapping these features together creates new musical compositions that help researchers learn about proteins.
The imagery of the title track holds striking similarities with the LGBTQ+ pride flag.
Davis’s ability to innovate and incorporate other genres into his jazz has left a lasting impact on music.
The former R&B star faces the possibility of life in prison after being found guilty of racketeering and sex trafficking. The trial exposed the role of enablers within his inner circle, too.
When Beethoven died, all he left behind were some sketches for his 10th Symphony. Now, thanks to the help of artificial intelligence, the composer’s vision is coming to life.
The album cover was inspired by Kurt Cobain’s fascination with underwater births.
In popular media, Beethoven is imagined as a punk rocker. But what do these claims reflect about our relationship to classical music?
Name tunes are unknown in most of the world, but they are found in two very distant communities.
Nevermind was a cultural phenomenon, though many critics missed its significance at the time.
Regularly topping lists for ‘greatest song of all time,’ the former Beatle’s classic 1971 song is taken by many as an atheistic anthem.
There is a lot of classical music written in response to the terrible events of 9/11, however, not all of it should have been written.
Released on September 9, 1971, the power of Imagine has not diluted. It is the song many turn to at times of crisis: from Neil Young after 9/11 to a pianist on the streets of Paris in 2015.
Clay figurines of musicians, made in the 1930s, are being exhibited along with a new film of actual musicians playing the traditional instruments.
Abba’s most devoted fans have helped them remain in the public consciousness. Sometimes, under difficult circumstances.