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Music the artform and artists

Singapore: Iskandar Ismail, a music man till the end

He helped write a lot of the soundtrack of Singapore.

Today Online

Zimbabwe: Is This the End of Jazz?

Because of its popularity, two decades ago, all musicians in Zimbabwe were referred to as "Majazzmen'.

All Africa

China: Streams and Echoes

The long musical journey of Chou Wen-chung, the father of Chinese Composers.

Columbia University Magazine

Improvised Music From Japan

At the turn of the millennium, improvised music from japan became incredibly quiet.

Red Bull Music Academy

The New Acoustic Instrument That Sounds Like a Synthesizer

Yaybahar is an electric-free, totally acoustic instrument designed by Gorkem Sen. The vibrations from the strings are transmitted via the coiled springs to the frame drums.


Nigeria: Is Highlife Music Going Extinct

While the Nigerian music industry has become an industry to be reckoned with globally, Highlife music, which was once the favourite of many music lovers, is fast becoming a thing of the past.


Soufismes alla turca

Présentation de la cérémonie Mevlevi ""Sema" classée au patrimoine oral et immatériel de l'Unesco depuis 2005.

France Musique

Stockhausen in Japan

How the german avant-garde composer was transformed by his first visit to japan.

Red Bull Music Academy

On Writing About Irish Traditional Music

Musicians need to harness the printed word to affect their fortunes.

The Journal of Music

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