musical culture

US Fulbright-mtvU fellow to study LGBT music in India

August 14th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Jeffrey Roy, a University of California, Los Angeles, student has won a State Department Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship to study music of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and ... Read more...

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Indian music unique, why copy from West: German composer

March 14th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir), March 14 (IANS) There is innovation and impressive growth, but the Indian music scene is still ruled by film songs and tends to lean on the ... Read more...

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Beethoven’s DNA turned into musical composition to make its debut

August 8th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London. Aug 8 (ANI): The great German composer Beethoven's genetic code has been turned into a classical composition, which will be premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this week.The 15-minute piece, ... Read more...

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Reunited Blur to release new track after seven years

April 9th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9 (ANI): After seven years of inaction, members of 'Blur' have finally reunited in the studio and are releasing a new track next week.It is the first single from Damon ... Read more...

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Indian-American to study Bollywood music’s effect on Mumbai youth

July 10th, 2009 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Tina Wadhwa, an Indian-American graduate of Columbia University, has bagged the prestigious Fulbright-mtvU scholarship to create a documentary exploring the impact and influence of Bollywood music on underprivileged ... Read more...

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On revival path, Bangalore’s Bandstand gets Japanese singer

January 14th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 14 (IANS) It will be another milestone in the history of a grand old venue here when a Japanese singer belts out light Kannada numbers this Sunday at the Bandstand ... Read more...

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