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RT @GilbertConducts: Backstage before @nyphil's concert at @Suntory Hall. #AsiaWinter2014 http://t.co/y5MEdZZdE3

This has been going around a bit recently, so: back (Bach), by popular demand... (Love, Phil.) http://t.co/XtA4N9uUh8

Piano Masters - Deutsche Grammophon

Final bows by @GilbertConducts and Orchestra in Taipei, closing #asiawinter2014 tour. Heading home tomorrow. http://t.co/AL20PAy9Bj

How To Listen To Your Entire Music Library Anywhere

With Google Play Music, you can upload your entire music library (up to 20,ooo songs) and listen to it wherever you may be as long as you have an internet connection. Here's how to quickly get your library into the cloud.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Twitter</b>

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Music Education For Creativity, Not A Tool For Test Scores

In a mobile classroom — basically a trailer outfitted with a desk and some chairs — music teacher Chris Miller works with a group of active kindergartners dressed in green and khaki school uniforms. He teaches them the basics: musical concepts, artists and styles of music.<p>"Everybody repeat after …

Review: Jennifer Pike (violin) and Martin Roscoe (piano), Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall – York Chamber Music Festival

Drumming up a crowd for anything on Valentine’s Day is always going to prove tricky.<p>Unfortunately the first evening concert of the inaugural York …

Meet the Music Industry's Most Innovative Content Creator

1. Hip-hop-sensation Lil Dicky (A.K.A. "LD") never haphazardly releases songs or music videos. On the contrary, he remains painstakingly patient in his approach to content distribution. LD releases specific content on specific days and at specific times, typically on Wednesdays at 1:00 PM, when …

Oscars 2014: First-Ever Concert Showcases This Year's Music Nominees

Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney<p>For the first time ever, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is hosting a concert honoring all the nominees for Best Original Score and Best Original Song before the Oscars telecast.<p>The Oscar Concert will take place just days before the March …

Fiddler On The Slopes

Classical music has managed to take center stage at sports events in the last few weeks. Soprano Renée Fleming sang the National Anthem at the Super Bowl two weekends ago. And the Russian-born Anna Netrebko, an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, appeared at the Winter Olympics opening …

Update: 'I Have Begun To Hear A Little Again'

<b>Update, Feb. 12:</b> Reuters reports that in a handwritten apology sent to media in Japan today, disgraced Japanese composer Mamoru Samuragochi admitted that he is not as deaf as he previously stated, claiming: "The truth is that recently I have begun to hear a little again." Samuragochi now says that …

Yuja Wang - Piano Concerto No. 2 - Prokofiev - Dudamel (Official Video)

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Lisa Batiashvili rocks Shosty & fab dress last night at Tokyo's Suntory Hall. #asiawinter2014 #FashionWeek http://t.co/2paDDQxyqP

Sex, Drugs And Wandering Batons: Classical Musicians (Finally) Get Some Screen Time

Among the eight TV pilots Amazon has just put up online — which they will whittle down to two series based on viewer feedback — is a pop-culture oddball called <i>Mozart in the Jungle</i>. Created by Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman and Alex Timbers and with a cast including Gael Garcia Bernal, Malcolm …

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Extreme Drama: The Life And Music Of Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner was, and still is today, arguably the most controversial figure in classical music. A self-appointed deity and hyperdriven genius, Wagner is often considered the ultimate megalomaniac. He dreamed up and achieved a single-minded plan to change the course of classical music …

Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia by Khachaturian - Played by the Emory Youth Symphony Orchestra

Violinist Nicola Benedetti comes into her own at the Folly Theater

Violinist Nicola Benedetti demonstrated that she's well on her way to fulfilling her enormous potential in a strikingly vital concert Saturday at the …

Does the Rite of Spring have its roots in Sufism?

That painting on the cover of Harry Oldmeadow's <i>Journeys East: 20th Century Western Encounters with Eastern Religious Traditions</i> is by Nicholas …

Classical music is not dead - it is suburbanized

My recent post speculating on links between the <i>Rite of Spring</i> and Sufism quoted Turkish pianist Süher Pekinel on Stravinsky's "global understanding". …