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Beyond the armless pianist, the violinist with only one hand

A reader has drawn our attention to the extraordinary Adrian Anantawan, a Canadian violinist who was born without a right hand. He is currently performing as a soloist and chamber musician and pursuing a degree in education at Harvard. Itzhak Perlman says of him: “He is a very sensitive player, and while he has a disadvantage when [...]
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DJ Dan Deacon on Music Apps

Entertainment : The Underwire (5 hours ago)

Maciek Jasik “There's no show without an audience,” says Dan Deacon, an electronic musician known for finding new ways to include his fans in his performances. A few years ago he created an app that responds to inaudible ultrasonic ... Read Post

Shira Lazar: Interview With George Dennehy, 18-Year-Old Armless Guitarist on YouTube (VIDEO)

Entertainment : Huffington Post: Entertainment Blog (2 years ago)

While 18-year-old George Dennehy was born armless, he isn't letting that stop him from pursuing his dreams and sharing his passion with the world. Read Post

Sad news just in: prominent London leader dies

Music / Classical : Slipped Disc (3 years ago)

I have just heard from the pianist Alberto Portugheis that the graceful violinist José Luis Garcia has died in London after a long illness. He was, for many years, the leader and soloist of the English Chamber Orchestra, named on ma... Read Post

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