3 Of The Best Classical Mashups You Need To Hear

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Classical music is awesome but the younger generation tends to forget that, and with good reason! I've never seen a huge commercial featuring Beethoven or Bach with their shirts half opened surrounded by runway models. We live in a fast-paced environment where our focus tends to break every second and classical music needs to somehow

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7 Crazy Instruments Pianists Can Also Play

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Every time someone asks me, as a pianist, "Do you play other instruments too?" I tend to answer "Sure! I can play the organ, harpsichord and even accordion… but only on the keyboard side". If you're a pianist like me, apparently there are many more instruments you actually know how

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About David Bowie

Planet earth dropped a tier on Sunday when legendary rock artist David Bowie died at the age of 69. Bowie left us with a goodbye present; his new album, "Backstar" which was released last week. You probably know a lot about Bowie, but here are some life events and facts you

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A Look At The Music In Tarantino Films

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Quentin Tarantino's new movie, 'The Hateful Eight' came out this weekend. Tarantino, besides his amazing films, is known for picking a perfect soundtrack of pieces. Before watching the new movie, here are some facts and interesting things you might not know about the music in his films! Kill Bill There are songs that

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Auditory Illusions- You Won’t Believe Your Ears!

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Most of the illusions you're used to seeing are visual ones, but auditory illusions are much more mindblowing. When something tricks your eye you can "try harder" to detect what makes the illusion, wherein audio you sometimes can't. McGurl Effect A great example of visual vs. audio illusions is the

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35 Beatles Songs You Probably Didn’t Know

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On Christmas Eve, the world got a gift; All 13 Beatles albums are available for streaming worldwide. To me, this was a HUGE thing, and apparently I wasn't the only one. Their songs were streamed more than 50 million times in the first 48 hours after their release! The Beatles was the

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Cymatics: How The Elements React To Music [VIDEOS]

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Science is a pretty amazing thing. Music too. But together, they can mesmerise your eyes! Sound frequencies can actually make shapes although they usually can’t be seen or noticed. If you take an element, such as water, fire or earth (sand), and use the right speakers and frequencies, you’ll be able

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