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Mobile Karaoke is trendy in Indonesia

In Indonesia, karaoke can be done on a bicycle, in a bus or in a car. Entrepreneur Rudi Hantoro has equipped his bicycle with karaoke technology, so that he can […]




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A musical sculpture at the Musée d’art contemporain (MAC) ?

A musical sculpture: this is what the exposition The Visitors by Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson offers. The spectator is encircled by nine screens, on each of which is a musician […]




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Does music influence productivity at work ?

According to professor of neuropsychology Hervé Patel (University of Caen), “listening to music while working stimulates memorization and endurance to tiredness,” reports France Musique. Productivity and creativity are also increased, […]




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Music made of cerebral activity

A new technology has developed to allow disabled musicians to compose music with the power of their thoughts. The cerebral activity is captured by the platform, and transformed into a […]




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MOOCS : A new tool of democratization?

The MOOCs concept (Massive Open Online Courses) allow everyone to follow online university courses at a cheap price, if not for free. Based in New York, the MoMA (Museum of […]




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Jukely : the Netflix of Concerts

Created in New York, a Jukely’s subscription offers access to free concerts, some exclusively to members. The application gives the user a list of concerts in his area and allows […]




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An open door toward opera

Opera composer and blogger Nell Shaw Cohen tells how opera DVDs helped her become an opera lover. The medium of the DVD seemed immediately convenient to her, considering opera concerts […]




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What songs are on Barack Obama’s playlists?

Those who have always secretly wanted to know the musical tastes of politicians, like Barack Obama, will be pleased. Mr. Obama recently published two playlists on Spotify, a gesture that […]




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Is musical style a racial distinction?

While Spotify playlists can be grouped by a particular musical style, they can also be categorized by an activity type, such as “studying” or “taking a walk”, or even by […]




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Opera, more accessible than ever

Photo : Dieter Nagl/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Fifteen of Europe’s most renowned opera houses now offer free online streaming of performances, widely increasing access to opera. Not only that: […]




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