When children take up instruments they're not passionate about, most don't stick with music for long, and that's a shame.
Telecommunications company Huawei has used artificial intelligence to complete Schubert's Unfinished Symphony. But the result fails to capture the spirit of Schubert's original compositions.
Rather than replace humans, AI could actually boost our creativity.
In his 150th anniversary year it seems appropriate that Sibelius and his reception receive a critical re-evaluation.
Composer Max Richter – with his epic, eight-hour-long piece Sleep – aims to be an auditory sandman.
If computer pioneer Ada Lovelace had strong women role models even in her day, we must ensure women continue to do so today.