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Jul 19, 2014 | Re/code

"Alive Inside" Film Explores Power of Music to Restore Memory

Audiences first encounter Henry hunched over in his wheelchair, head down, hands clasped firmly together, unresponsive to the world around him.


Related Topix: Headphones, Jazz, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Atlantic

The Dangers of Overestimating Music Therapy

On November 18, 2011, a video was uploaded to YouTube . We follow a woman down a corridor of what looks like a long-term care facility.


Related Topix: iPod, Jazz

Sat Jul 12, 2014


The origin of the hipster

Perhaps it's a bit trite to fall back on the argument of "you weren't the first to" when it comes to hipsters, but - like every mind-shattering fact on the Internet - a Wikipedia page has given us the true origin of the hipster.


Related Topix: Jazz

Mon Jun 30, 2014


Iconic American Jazz Photos

Jazz is America's music, evolving with the ebb and flow of our history. It thrived in Prohibition-era speakeasies, provocatively questioned Jim Crow segregation with interracial bands, and splintered during the protests of the Vietnam War, between the frustrated riffing of jazz-rock fusion, led by Miles Davis, and the anguished spiritualism of John ... (more)


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Miles Davis, Jazz, John Coltrane, Yale University, Dizzy Gillespie

Tue Jun 24, 2014


Five Star Jazz Band takes Kauffman to big band era at Future Stages Festival

The 5 Star Jazz Band took Future Stages Festival back to the days of big band jazz bands at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, June 22, 2014.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Benny Goodman, Jazz, Tommy Dorsey