Music

Chinese Pianist Fou Ts’ong Dies From COVID-19

World-famous Chinese pianist Fou Ts'ong, known as the "Piano Poet," has died from COVID-19, leaving a hole in the world of classical music. He...

Download ‘Shooting Star,’ a Healing Song for Those Affected by Suicide

I first came across Katy Mantyk's music through a song called Let it Flow, a folk-pop, Americana sound played on acoustic guitar with a floating melody...
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Mika Hale Gives a Voice to the Voiceless

Openly exposing the vulnerable, raw side of her life to others through her singing, the soulful music of Mika Hale became a catharsis for...

Hungarian Conductor Invents Face Mask That Enhances Music

The spread of COVID-19 has necessitated that we wear face masks to protect ourselves from being infected. In the past few months, people have...

Classical Music Jumps in Popularity in Australia

With people mostly spending their time during lockdown in their homes, it was inevitable that entertainment services like music and movies would see a...

‘Purple Heart’ – A Song Born From Gratitude on Veterans Day

Singer/songwriter James H. White has just released his debut single Purple Heart, an epic sounding Americana song about a fallen soldier that echoes tones...

5 Piano Players Who Influenced the World

Invented sometime around 1700, the piano quickly became one of the most popular instruments in the world. During the last few hundred years, several...

The Healing Power of Classical Music

“Mozart makes you believe in God because it cannot be by chance that such a phenomenon arrives into this world and leaves such an...

Untold Story Behind the Simon and Garfunkel Song ‘The Sound Of Silence’

The Sound of Silence is a song released in 1965 that became a smash hit worldwide, making it to the top 10 list in...

An American Academy That Teaches Music to the Blind

AMB is a music academy in California that is pretty unique when compared to other music schools — it is the only academy of...

Meet the Pipa, the Chinese Stringed Instrument

The pipa is a plucked 4-string Chinese musical instrument that is easily identifiable by its pear-shaped wooden body. Often called the Chinese lute, the...

Traditional Music: Korean Flutes

Korea has a rich musical history and its flutes make up one of the important parts of its musical cultural legacy. The Koreans have...

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