Lucía de la Serna

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Buddhist Monk shares his Secrets of Meditation

Buddhism

How Playing Music Benefits Your Brain More than Any Other Activity

“Playing music is the brain’s equivalent of a full-body workout.”<p><i>“Each note rubs the others just right, and the instrument shivers with delight. The feeling is unmistakable, intoxicating,”</i> musician Glenn Kurtz wrote in his sublime meditation on the pleasures of practicing, adding: <i>“My attention</i> …

Flute

Pensar la música

L a música ha sido objeto permanente de pensamiento desde Pitágoras y Platón, pero no fue hasta la aparición del movimiento Romántico, a finales del …

Inktober and Some Various Styles in the Ink Medium

This was a gray scale marker only drawing on Yupo paper, picking out the negative spaces with the clear marker.<br>October 1st, you open IG to find the …

How to Combine Drawing and Writing into Deeply Personal Art Journals

You might have heard that keeping a journal is a great way to record your thoughts and understand your emotions. Typical journaling involves only writing—but for those who are more visually inclined, an art journal is a great alternative.<p>What is an art journal?<p>An art journal is a visual diary; it …

Self-awareness

Four alternative methods to make sure your practice efforts survive the pressures of performance

• Selected articles from the current issue of The Strad every month<br>• Access to our ever-growing archive of features from past issues of The Strad<br>• Our …

Listening Closer

The final concert of Louth Contemporary Music Society’s <i>Silenzio</i> festival, of June 23–24, was devoted to the music of Salvatore Sciarrino. Four works …

The top 35 female composers in classical music

NPR’s recent list of the 150 greatest albums by women was inspiring — but where were the composers? In the wake of much discussion about the chronic underrepresentation of female composers on American concert programs, I came up with my own best-of list. Since I was responding to a list of …

Flute

Isabel Villanueva: «Al contrario de lo que casi todos creen, cuanto más talento, más tienes que trabajar»

<i>Fotografía: Begoña Rivas</i><i>Isabel Villanueva (Pamplona, 1988) cogió su primera viola con nueve años y casi por casualidad; ahora es una de las violistas</i> …

A Brief History of Minstrel Banjo

What is recognized today as the essential makeup of the banjo hasn't always been the case. Learn about the minstrel banjo and how it was played.

ESCUCHA-IMAGINA-REPRESENTA

El objetivo de esta serie de cuadernos es contribuir a la formación auditiva de niños que aspiran a convertirse en músicos profesionales ofreciendo …

Sobre el autor

Nació en Mérida, Yucatán, en 1966. Se graduó en la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, siendo su maestro principal Julio Estrada. En 1992 y 1998 …

Map Shows Growing U.S. 'Climate Rebellion' Against Trump

Interactive Map<p>The U.S. government may want to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, but these states and cities are still committed to climate progress.<p><b>12</b> states and Puerto Rico have become members of the U.S. Climate Alliance and remain committed to achieving existing CO2 emission reduction goals. …

Climate

Volume 558 Issue 7711, 28 June 2018

• Previous Issue |<br>• Volume 558<p>Five hubs of Asian science<p>The cover shows the Supertree Grove in Singapore, one of five key research hubs in Asia profiled …

Neuroscience

Harvard Neuroscientist: Meditation Reduces Stress and Literally Changes Your Brain

<i>Futurism only supports products that we use and love. The Gravity Blanket is one of those products. A subsidiary of Futurism launched this product</i> …

Allium

January 2016

Dreams

A few weeks ago, a friend posted a link on Facebook to a Flickr account titled, "The Faces of Addiction." After scanning a few photos, I became so …

Stanislaw Lem - Home

Mi opinión de la literatura<p>Los esbozos que forman este tomo son un juicio personal de Lem sobre la literatura observada unas veces desde el punto de …

Infographic: The reality of violence against women

Often, discussions about equality center around leaning in, or whether or not the glass ceiling has got cracks in it. But for many women, the focus …

World Health Organization

William James on Attention, Multitasking, and the Habit of Mind That Sets Geniuses Apart

“My experience is what I agree to attend to.”<p><i>“Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity,”</i> Simone Weil wrote. Decades later, cognitive scientist Alexandra Horowitz observed in her marvelous inquiry into our everyday blinders: <i>“Attention is an intentional, unapologetic discriminator. It</i> …

6 canales de YouTube para personas curiosas

Para engancharse durante horas en YouTube.<p>No todo iban a ser canales de comida o canales de humor en YouTube. Hoy le toca el turno a canales en los …

Iraqi National Symphony conductor Karim Wasfi fights ISIS with music

<b>(CNN) —</b> A bustling market is in moments a mass grave.<p>To the inhabitants of east Baghdad, Iraq, this decor of charred vehicles and fallen structures after a bomb blast is an all-too-common sight.<p>It's a constant reminder by ISIS that death is imminent.<p>But then, a burst of an impassioned music wakes …

Islam

A Look at Takashi Murakami's Newest Exhibitions in Tokyo

Exploring two new directions that the artist has taken following the 2011 Japan earthquake.<p>Takashi Murakami debuted two new exhibitions last Saturday in Tokyo in a strong showing of his current themes and body of work. The first exhibition, titled “The 500 Arhats,” is showing at the Mori Art Museum …

21 striking photos of ballerinas, what dreams are made of

Oct. 1 is World Ballet Day — a day to celebrate some of the most skilled and graceful dancers on the planet.<p>On Thursday five of the world’s leading …

鸟类绘画 By hongde jiang

LINKS<p>DISCLAIMER<p>None of the images, work or art displayed here are our own, and we are really thankful to all of you who have created and represented …

Vídeo del documental Comer Conocimiento con Ferrán Adrià

Hace un par de semanas os anunciábamos la emisión del <b>documental Comer Conocimiento</b> en el canal de televisión Paramount Channel, documental que recoge …