Gary Aaron

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How to live for a month in virtual reality

His project, called <i>Seeing I</i>, isn’t just meant to test the limits of artificiality; it’s also meant to bring him as close as possible to looking through someone else’s eyes. An "Input," as Farid calls the person whose life he’ll see, will spend a month wearing a pair of glasses that can capture …

'No second chances' in England's schools

<b>England's children are being taught in an "unforgiving system" with "no real second chances", says the president of the Girls' Schools Association.</b><p>Alice Phillips, said her "younger self" would have been "written off" by the education system being created today.<p>She described a lack of "wriggle room" …

Why Jazz is Struggling to Survive

Bad Composition<p>Too many jazz guys tend to think that composition is putting together a string of “cool” chords, writing a melody consisting of …

The world's fastest-playing pianist

Ukrainian Lubomyr Melnyk claims that he plays 19.5 piano notes on each hand every second<p>A composer who claims to be the world's fastest-playing pianist says tinkling the ivories quicker than the human ear can decipher is a surefire route to nirvana.<p>Ukrainian Lubomyr Melnyk plays at a dizzying 19.5 …

Lady Gaga Has A Perfectly Circular 294-Key Piano

When you're the lead keyboard player for Lady Gaga it's generally accepted that you do things a little differently, and in truth, there's nothing …