Category Archives: Music Life

Oprah Asks Rock Star Legend Billy Joel Some Hard Questions About His Music, Life, Love & Marriage

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Oprah asked rock star Robottip¬†¬†legend Billy Joel some really good questions to learn about how the successful musician creates such stirring songs. Billy who doesn’t see himself as a “rock star” didn’t object to Oprah calling him a legend in his own right, though Joel doesn’t consider himself the high-maintenance celebrity type. Billy when asked […]

A Prayer & Plea For Indian Arts, Culture & amp; Music

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Acts alone do not help in the promotion or prevention of a culture from going to rack and ruin. The hapless condition of our Music & Culture is a glaring example of governmental apathy and neglect. According to a report prepared by UNESCO, the Punjabi language will disappear from the world in 50 years. Our […]

Special Music

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I have my own particular sorrows, loves, delights; and you have yours. But sorrow, gladness, yearning, hope, love, belong to all of us, in all times and in all places. Music is the only means whereby we feel these emotions in their universality. ~H.A. Over street Well said by Over street, music is the only […]

Developing a Classical Piano Repertoire and Building a Music Library

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One need not be a concert pianist to take the time and effort to develop a substantial repertoire. What does “repertoire” mean anyway? In short, repertoire is a body of works or songs that forms the pianist’s core or foundation. (Technically, a “song” has lyrics while a “work” or “piece” has no lyrics. The word […]

How to Raise a Musical Child

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When it comes to educating children, a lot of focus is placed on practical skills like reading and math, which are undoubtedly important. But we should raise our children to be well-rounded individuals, and this involves teaching them forms of creative self-expression. While different kids have different talents-some are good at drawing, some can dance […]

Music – Medicine For The Heart

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The power of music to integrate and cure. . . is quite fundamental. It is the profoundest nonchemical medication. – Oliver Sacks “Awakenings” Music as a healing force goes back several centuries. Apollo was worshipped by the Greeks as the god of both music and medicine. Healing and sound were considered a highly developed sacred […]

Music – A Soliloquy

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It is usually said and often quoted that ‘music is life’; but remember life itself is a bundle of so many varieties of music! Just have a look around and you will be able to see and comprehend the involvement of music with each and every thing associated with life! In fact you will be […]

Top 50 Music Quotations

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Discover the phenomenal complexity of music and reflect on the way it is able to definitely have an impact on your life with this sound collection of riveting costs… “Tune, the best true that mortals understand, And all of heaven we’ve got beneath.” — Joseph Addison “music was my safe haven. I could move slowly […]