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Features

This Producer Turned Pokémon Soundtracks Into an Epic Symphony

Jeron Moore wants to challenge audiences' preconceptions of video game music.
Corinne Przybyslawski
5.10.17
Features

Hans Zimmer Can Write an Entire Film Score From a Single Photograph

We talked to the legendary composer about his recent Coachella debut, 'The Lion King,' and avoiding Hollywood typecasting.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.20.17
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Carl Craig Fuses Techno and Classical Music in New Album, ‘Versus’

"'Versus' is my desire and dream come true to have my music interpreted by an orchestra.”
Krystal Rodriguez
12.8.16
Music

Projection Mapping in a Concert Hall Brings Dvořák's Music to Life

Ol' Antonín's never looked this good.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.2.15
Music

Experience Beethoven's Synesthesia with Oculus VR

The LA Phil uses VR to bring Beethoven’s music to the people.
Tanja M. Laden
9.29.15
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Private Agenda Made Their "Paralysed" Video with a Motley Crew of Friends, No Budget, and a Crate of Beer

The Baeleric boys on International Feel recorded a live version of the track with a 16-piece orchestra.
David Garber
9.25.15
Art

Reign in Blood

Hermann Nitsch has spent the better part of 60 years staging blood orgies and performing ritual sacrifices for the sake of art.
Emerson Rosenthal
9.10.15
Music

Here's Why 'Game of Thrones' Theme Song Is as Treacherous as Westeros

Song Exploder and Ramin Djawadi talk scoring the song that gets us salivating every time.
Hrishikesh Hirway
6.11.15
Film

Hear a Knife Orchestra Play "Stayin' Alive"

Watch a chorus of blades (and one meat cleaver) create a cutting-edge reworking of the Bee Gees classic.
Sami Emory
5.21.15
Words

BT Brings His Orchestral Fantasy "Electronic Opus" To Kickstarter

The dance music icon needs your help to build a unique concert experience for true music listeners.
Ani Hajderaj
12.9.14
Music

Strobing Lights Are the Instruments in The Quiet Ensemble’s Robotic Symphony

Watch 'The Enlightenment,' a concert by an orchestra of 96 high-powered strobes, headlights, and neon lamps.
Sami Emory
12.8.14
Music

Subway Performers All Over New York Performed Together Via Wi-Fi

Conductor Ljova used laptops to conduct a remote orchestra in Chris Shimojima's new short film, "Signal Strength."
Beckett Mufson
10.27.14
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