In 2009, composer Ei Wada and four musician friends―Kimitoshi Sato, Takuya Namba, Yu Yoshida and Tadashi Yoshida―had a wacky retro idea: Let’s mix ana
Grenville Pinto dazzling the TEDxYouth@Toronto crowd at the Ontario Science Centre with this breathtaking performance.
Guitar Virtuoso Don Alder gets the crowd to rethink the possibilities of the Acoustic Guitar
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Ajay Kapur is the Director of the Music Technology program (MTIID) at the California Institute of the Arts, as well as the Associate Dean for Research
Can you imagine one love? Xiren ends the event with a delightfully composed mash-up of John Lennon and U2. And for the second piece, he uses powerful
Bruce Huebner’s shakuhachi sound is unbounded by musical convention, flowing from freeform to jazz to Japanese traditional music to Celtic to Western
Could you live in a world without music? Former DJ and record label owner Jakob Lusensky is dedicated to probing our thoughts on that bleak scenario.
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Rachel Sui plays Paul Stanhope’s beautiful ‘Dawn Lament’ for solo cello.
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Duncan Mckee believes that we can learn to improve the way w
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Sometimes the libretto to a life is already written. John Ken Nuzzo was a university business major in California before he seriously contemplated a p
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