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The lure of the old

last weekArts : Prospero

ANOTHER opera season, another predictable “La Traviata”? Far from it, says Sir Mark Elder, the music director of the Hallé Orchestra in Manchester, who is conducting Verdi’s perennial favourite at this year's Glyndebourne festival. Well-researched performances can bring freshness to the most familiar works, he suggests. Show More Summary

Reflections From a Chronic Pedestrian

From Bogotá, the author of blog Juglar del Zipa remembers his childhood without a family car, among other things he hadn't at home that made him the “weird guy of the class: elder dad, wasn't a football fan but enjoyed classic music, hadn't been baptized… and didn't have a car!”...

OneRepublic Gets Musical with Elderly Woman on 'Love Runs Out' Music Video - Watch Now!

Check out OneRepublic‘s new music video for their latest single “Love Runs Out,” off their current album Native! “1 million view in 4 days- that’s a new record for us folks- thank u for watching and spreading the word!! #LoveRunsOut,” the band wrote on Twitter about the Sophie Muller-directed video. In case you didn’t know, [...]

My Kind of Worship Music (and How I Heard About It)

I don’t actually follow every news story that is making the rounds. I pick and choose. So the tectonic activity taking place among the staff and elders of Mars Hill Seattle (i.e. Mark Driscoll’s home base) is on my radar, though I’m not tracking it closely. Nonetheless, Warren Throckmorton had an article on Friday about […]

Morrissey's Latest Song Proves That He's Not Just Mailing It in

"Aging-legend music" could be a subgenre of its own: there's a whole swath of elderly icons making albums that don't hold a candle to the renowned work of their heyday. Morrisey, thankfully, doesn't seem to be following that script.Show More Summary

Prescription for Sleep: Game Music Lullabies Trailer

A collection of soothing arrangements from games including Final Fantasy 7, Super Mario 64, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, Demon's Souls, Genso Suikoden, Chrono Cross, Secret of Mana, The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion, and Donkey Kong Country. Prescription for Sleep: Game Music Lullabies goes on sale on May 20, 2014.

All That Jazz Is Good For Your Brain: 3 New Studies

....Studies have shown that those with early music training benefit from hat training long into their adult years, and there are correlations between early music training and improved neural reaction to speech sounds in elderly persons,...Show More Summary

ELDER MUSIC: 1951 Again

2 months agoHealth / Aging : Time Goes By

This Sunday Elder Music column was launched in December of 2008. By May of the following year, one commenter, Peter Tibbles, had added so much knowledge and value to my poor attempts at musical presentations that I asked him to...


2 months agoHealth / Aging : Time Goes By

U.K. CELL PHONE ADVERT FEATURES ELDERS Take a look at this commercial promoting the use of Vodaphone's 4G mobile to listen to Spotify's music streaming service. How do you feel about that – all those old folks having a good...

Jukebox Heroes: Elder Scrolls Online's soundtrack

The Elder Scrolls soundtrack is pretty well-known and highly regarded, even outside of our tiny field of video game music enthusiasts. That's what you get when you have smash hit games and a conductor who knows what he's doing. Jeremy...Show More Summary

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