We’re big fans of virtuoso cellist Zoe Keating, who recently played in Eugene. Check out how she combines cello and computers to create live performances of layered music that sounds like multiple players—but is just her:
Teenagers often wonder if violin can be used in things other than classical. Here are a few examples. Jodie went to college with these guys:
Bua In Concert at the 2009 Philadelphia Ceili Group Festival The Irish music band Bua plays the 2012 Eugene Irish Cultural Festival this weekend. Check out their performance at the 2009 Philadelphia Ceili Group Festival, where they played guitar, fiddle, concertina, flute and uilleann pipes.
Something for the teenagers! This music video proves that even pop music can be adapted to string instruments and played with a high virtuosic level of playing.
What is “stupendous”? Conductor Gustavo Dudamel, Sesame Street’s Elmo and a team of musical animals demonstrate. Dudamel is the director of the LA Philharmonic and one of the big conductors of today. Cute video to watch with little ones. [media url=”http://youtu.be/QEZj0yjfzbc” width=”600″ height=”400″ jwplayer=”controlbar=bottom”]