THE SOUND OF SWEDEN

My name is Jonna Jinton And for the European year of cultural heritage I was challenged by Google Arts & Culture To capture the sounds that represents my country So… I went on an journey To find the sounds of my heritage Did you know… That over 50% of the Swedish surface Is forest? And […]
36 FACTS THAT SOUND LIKE LIES

36 FACTS THAT SOUND LIKE LIES

Thirty-six true facts that sound like lies. Regardless of whether we’re young or old, our world is full of incredible things and phenomena which we have yet to learn. That’s how it’s always been and how it always will be. Today, we’ve got some fascinating facts that are worth checking out. I like number 29 […]
How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

Translator: Alice Spangaro Reviewer: Queenie Lee Jocelyn Swigger: Let’s talk about how you translate something like that into something like this. (Music: Chopin “Étude Op. 25, No. 2, in F minor”) The two questions that I get asked most often after I play a concert are “How do you make your fingers move so fast?” […]
Michael Tilson Thomas: Music and emotion through time

Michael Tilson Thomas: Music and emotion through time

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast Well when I was asked to do this TEDTalk, I was really chuckled, because, you see, my father’s name was Ted, and much of my life, especially my musical life, is really a talk that I’m still having with him, or the part of me that he continues to […]
The Biggest Piano Factory in the World

The Biggest Piano Factory in the World

When you think of piano makers, you probably think of Steinway, Fazioli, or Yamaha. But while these are the most famous, this company actually makes the most pianos in the world. And it’s in China. …building and selling 350,000 pianos a year. And about 40 percent of those are made by the Pearl River Piano […]
Stanford’s new player piano collection brings sounds of history to life

Stanford’s new player piano collection brings sounds of history to life

[MUSIC] Stanford University. [MUSIC] We listen to Gershwin playing, Sweet and Lowdown. One of his favorite tunes, that he would play at parties for friends, and you get to hear, every rhythmic trick in the book. The impression that is this sounds just like George. This sounds like George on a really good day. [MUSIC]>>The […]
The Real Planet of the Apes (Documentary)

The Real Planet of the Apes (Documentary)

[FARMINGTON RIVER, LIBERIA] There’s an island in the middle of a river, in Liberia. Deep in the jungle of West Africa. That’s said to be home to over 60 chimpanzees, all infected with contagious diseases. They were released there years ago after being used for medical research. And now they roam wild. We’ve come to […]
The genius behind some of the world’s most famous buildings | Renzo Piano

The genius behind some of the world’s most famous buildings | Renzo Piano

Architecture is amazing, for sure. It’s amazing because it’s art. But you know, it’s a very funny kind of art. It’s an art at the frontier between art and science. It’s fed by … by real life, every day. It’s driven by force of necessity. Quite amazing, quite amazing. And the life of the architect […]
K-Pop | Inside the music phenomenon with Stray Kids, ATEEZ, Dami Im and more | Sunday Night

K-Pop | Inside the music phenomenon with Stray Kids, ATEEZ, Dami Im and more | Sunday Night

(RADIO STATIONS CHANGE) (STATIC PLAYS) (‘GANGNAM STYLE’ BY PSY PLAYS) (SINGS IN KOREAN) # Hey! MATT DORAN: K-pop is for Korean pop, and it became very popular with Psy’s hit, ‘Gangnam Style’. Nearly four billion YouTube views later, the music and the madness has become a global phenomenon. # Oppa Gangnam Style. # (ALL SING […]
Ken Burns On Secrets Of Country Music’s History Uncovered In New Documentary | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Ken Burns On Secrets Of Country Music’s History Uncovered In New Documentary | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

>>>COUNTRY MUSIC COMES FROM>>>COUNTRY MUSIC COMES FROM RIGHT IN HERE. RIGHT IN HERE. THIS HEART AND SOUL THAT WE ALL THIS HEART AND SOUL THAT WE ALL HAVE. HAVE.>>YOU CAN DANCE TO IT.>>YOU CAN DANCE TO IT. YOU CAN MAKE LOVE TO IT. YOU CAN MAKE LOVE TO IT. YOU CAN PLAY IT AT A […]