21 marching bands filled the air in Pasadena with music and entertained a TV audience of millions for the 128th Tournament of Roses Parade.
Our list of all the musicals expected to be performed at IL high schools this spring is getting longer. Please let us know if we missed yours.
Researchers wonder whether a conductor is clearer or perceived as being more expressive with or without a baton. It turns out, that depends.
Jazz musicians can really deliver a graduation speech, as Victor Wooten proved when he talked to environmental science grads in Vermont last spring.
We reflect on some of this year’s best (and worst) behavior. By which I truly mean behavior at concerts. Truly. Well, maybe a little politics.
It looks like the most popular music artist this year, based on a count of CDs sold, will be classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Elk Grove HS in IL has a child-like message, and they tell us in song what affects us all: A person’s a person, no matter how small.
As they play an instrument, musicians’ brains process several different types of information, and lots of it, in parallel, new research hints.
Parents, coaches, and teachers can encourage kids to develop a growth mindset, as opposed to a fixed one. This will help them keep learning throughout life.
Prospect HS from Mt Prospect IL came right before Santa in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It was fantastic.