At a Catholic high school, it’s easy to perform sacred music at a choir concert. Public schools, too, often perform sacred music. Good thing.
Researchers wonder whether a conductor is clearer or perceived as being more expressive with or without a baton. It turns out, that depends.
Bon Iver’s new album has a special place in the hearts of folks at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Justin Vernon, who wrote the album, is a graduate.
The Swedish Academy awarded American songwriter Bob Dylan the Nobel Prize for Literature, the 1st time a songwriter won the prize.
Fitting in the current presidential election cycle, a hilarious movie starring Meryl Streep is about an arts patron who couldn’t sing a note.
A bus carrying the show choir from Wheaton Warrenville South High School caught fire Friday. Everybody’s OK, and the group won 1st place at the contest.
The choir from a Wheaton IL middle school will combine with one from Chicago to perform 2 community-based concerts this holiday season.
Straight Outta Compton is a music biopic about the rise of N.W.A. in mainstream hip-hop culture.
Taylor Swift convinced Apple Computer to pay artists royalties even while consumers stream their music for free. Why is that important?
We congratulate the winners of IL’s state music sweepstakes, a computed score based on solo & ensemble and large group competitions.