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Music the artform and artists

Largest wind instrument

For more than a year, the Golden Gate Bridge has been making an ethereal humming sound on windy days that has aggravated neighbors, charmed fans and sparked countless jokes.

The Guardian

Comment A. R. Rahman a-t-il révolutionné la musique de Bollywood

Si nous oublions l’anthropologie, il existe un lien émotionnel transcendantal avec toute forme de musique.

Forbes

Música Zoque es inmortalizada a través de videos en YouTube

Los integrantes del Colectivo plantearon la necesidad de grabar su música pues se encuentra en constante perdida, asimismo, buscaron una forma de renovarse, ya que el aprendizaje de las nuevas generaciones se da a través de la tecnología.

Chiapas Paralelo

Nigeria: Afrobeats’ unpaid debt to highlife’s Crosdale Juba

Contemporary Nigerian music in its present incarnation owes a lot to highlife- the popular West African dance music in the post-colonial era of the 1960s. Case in point: Crosdale Juba, Ikale’s great trumpeter.

The Africa Report

Kazakhstan Celebrates 115th Anniversary of First Kazakh Waltz Author

Kazakhstan celebrates the 115th birthday anniversary of Latif Khamidi, composer, educator, the co-author of first Kazakh anthem (1945), People’s Artist of Kazakhstan and laureate of the Kazakh State Prize.

Astana Times

A Queen of 19th-Century Opera Gets New Attention

Pauline Viardot, born 200 years ago this weekend, was a famous singer, as well as a composer whose music is being salvaged from obscurity.

The New York Times

La cumbia, phénomène interplanétaire venu de Colombie

Difficile de résister à cette musique et danse née en Colombie à l’intersection de multiples influences, qui s’est réinventée depuis les années 1990.

Courrier International

Furia y descontrol: la noche en que los rockeros prendieron fuego un estadio para vengarse de la música disco

En julio de 1979, unos 44.000 fanáticos del rock se reunieron en una cancha de béisbol para una explosión de vinilos que se llamó “Disco Demolition Night” y terminó en graves disturbios.

La Nación

Raffaella Carrà, an Iconic Italian Pop Star

Italian singer, actor, dancer and TV host Raffaella Carrà — who over the course of a 60-year career became a national pop culture sensation, sold millions of records across Europe, and found TV success in Spain and Latin America — has died.

Variety


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