Berlin’s musicians keep music alive in the pandemic

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Berlin’s musicians keep music alive in the pandemic” – below is their description. From its innovative techno scene to its renowned orchestra, Berlin is one of the world’s leading music capitals. But the pandemic has cleared dance floors and closed concert halls for months. The struggling artists, … Read more Berlin’s musicians keep music alive in the pandemic

‘Ar Gach Uile Slí ar fán Duit / All the Ways you Wander’ | RTÉ Seachtain na Gaeilge 2021

RTÉ – IRELAND’S NATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE MEDIA published this video item, entitled “‘Ar Gach Uile Slí ar fán Duit / All the Ways you Wander’ | RTÉ Seachtain na Gaeilge 2021” – below is their description. To celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge, the RTÉ Concert Orchestra is collaborating with renowned singer/songwriter John Spillane – the gorgeous … Read more ‘Ar Gach Uile Slí ar fán Duit / All the Ways you Wander’ | RTÉ Seachtain na Gaeilge 2021

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra helping to rehabilitate the image of the recorder | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra helping to rehabilitate the image of the recorder | ABC News” – below is their description. The humble recorder is possibly the most despised of all musical instruments, but the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra wants its reputation as “a squeaky, screechy instrument” to change. It … Read more Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra helping to rehabilitate the image of the recorder | ABC News

Iraqi orchestra butchers ‘Ode to Joy’ upon Pope’s arrival

RT published this video item, entitled “Iraqi orchestra butchers ‘Ode to Joy’ upon Pope’s arrival” – below is their description. Watch Pope Francis greeted by Iraqi officials and an orchestra playing ‘Ode to Joy’ – which was anything but a joy to listeners. We can only hope Pope Francis’ stay in the country doesn’t fall … Read more Iraqi orchestra butchers ‘Ode to Joy’ upon Pope’s arrival

Coronavirus pandemic: As third wave rages, show goes on at Bulgaria’s opera house

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus pandemic: As third wave rages, show goes on at Bulgaria’s opera house” – below is their description. With an orchestra spread out across the entire parterre, audiences limited to the balconies, and no breaks but plenty of disinfectant, the #Sofia #Opera is one of the few … Read more Coronavirus pandemic: As third wave rages, show goes on at Bulgaria’s opera house

Boston Symphony Orchestra Appoints First Female CEO

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Boston Symphony Orchestra Appoints First Female CEO” – below is their description. Feb.22 — The Boston Symphony Orchestra announced its appointment of Gail Samuel as its new president and CEO, making her the first woman to lead the organization in its 140-year history. Samuel spoke with … Read more Boston Symphony Orchestra Appoints First Female CEO

Pipa Concerto: Luckiness and Eternity

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Pipa Concerto: Luckiness and Eternity” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-02-18/Pipa-Concerto-Luckiness-and-Eternity-XYsr8lh0uQ/index.html Here’s a clip from “Pipa Concerto: Luckiness and Eternity,” played by the China National Traditional Orchestra. The concerto breaks through the confines of traditional music and paints the joy experienced by the humorous and open-minded people … Read more Pipa Concerto: Luckiness and Eternity

Chinese youth play ‘Spring Festival Overture’ for Chinese New Year

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Chinese youth play ‘Spring Festival Overture’ for Chinese New Year” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-02-17/Chinese-youth-play-Spring-Festival-Overture-for-Chinese-New-Year-XWZYJWUL7i/index.html Musicians from the China Philharmonic Youth Orchestra played “Spring Festival Overture” to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The overture, composed by Li Huanzhi in the 1950s, illustrates a scene of people … Read more Chinese youth play ‘Spring Festival Overture’ for Chinese New Year

Myanmar coup: street orchestra fights military dictatorship with protest song

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Myanmar coup: street orchestra fights military dictatorship with protest song” – below is their description. A group of musicians in Myanmar have been on the streets performing in the country’s anti-coup demonstrations. Their new song, ‘Revolution,’ aims to encourage young people to fight the military dictatorship. … Read more Myanmar coup: street orchestra fights military dictatorship with protest song

Live: Virtual symphony concert to celebrate the Year of the Ox

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Virtual symphony concert to celebrate the Year of the Ox” – below is their description. The internationally-acclaimed Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra, world-renowned violinist Ning Feng and noted artists from both China and America take part in the fourth “2021 Happy Chinese New Year Online Celebrations” launched by the Chinese … Read more Live: Virtual symphony concert to celebrate the Year of the Ox

AJR Helps James Corden Solve a Mystery

The Late Late Show with James Corden published this video item, entitled “AJR Helps James Corden Solve a Mystery” – below is their description. James Corden connects with Adam, Jack and Ryan of AJR, who talk about performing for President Joe Biden and staying creative while in quarantine. They also help James get to the … Read more AJR Helps James Corden Solve a Mystery

Poet Amanda Gorman: ‘There Is Always Light If We’re Brave Enough to See’

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Poet Amanda Gorman: ‘There Is Always Light If We’re Brave Enough to See’” – below is their description. In one of the inauguration’s most talked about moments, poet Amanda Gorman summoned images dire and triumphant Wednesday as she called out to the world “even as we grieved, … Read more Poet Amanda Gorman: ‘There Is Always Light If We’re Brave Enough to See’

Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman Recites ‘The Hill We Climb’ at Biden Inauguration

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman Recites ‘The Hill We Climb’ at Biden Inauguration” – below is their description. In one of the inauguration’s most talked about moments, poet Amanda Gorman summoned images dire and triumphant Wednesday as she called out to the world “even as we grieved, we … Read more Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman Recites ‘The Hill We Climb’ at Biden Inauguration

Andrea Corr & RTÉ Concert Orchestra perform ‘Lilac Wine’ | The Tommy Tiernan Show

RTÉ – IRELAND’S NATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE MEDIA published this video item, entitled “Andrea Corr & RTÉ Concert Orchestra perform ‘Lilac Wine’ | The Tommy Tiernan Show” – below is their description. See more at: http://www.rte.ie/player RTÉ – IRELAND’S NATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE MEDIA YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. … Read more Andrea Corr & RTÉ Concert Orchestra perform ‘Lilac Wine’ | The Tommy Tiernan Show