Life is all about music! I used to see, feel and hear music almost everywhere. We sing, whistle and swing. Our vocabulary is even filled with the music terms. We feel downbeat or upbeat and resonate with people and we perform in concerts and so on; so, the summary is life is all about music.
Benefits of ballet for kids
If your kid is showing interest in long and dance, just arrange a pink tutu and satin slippers and register her in a nearby ballet school. Ballet can make your child physically strong and active. It can increase her concentration and help to understand rhythm and music. Whatever age your kid has, 4 or 14; she can take proper lessons according to her age. Here are a few advantages of ballet dancing.
One of the benefits of ballet is physical benefit. According to many researches, Ballet dance can make better the muscular strength, range of motion and flexibility. In Ballet dance, the combinations are jumping, and leaping can make the heart rate increased that can further improve the stamina, endurance and the overall health. (more…)
Importance of Core Strength in Ballet Dance or Choreography
According to Dr. Robert Donatelli, our core is the center of gravity and all the moments starts there. Our legs stabilization and bone mobilization has been done by this core which allows the movement. To perform lifts a ballet dancer should have strong core muscles, during leaps the torso stabilization is must and have good bending and stretching skills. Ballet Dancers must have significant flexibility and have best range of motion, especially in the ankles, hips and back.
Core Muscles means all the muscles in your pelvis and trunk. In these muscles there are obliques, erector spinae, transverse abdominis and gluteal muscles. Regular core exercising can make these muscles strong and strengthen some other muscles in buttocks, pelvis, abdomen and shoulders. (more…)
Stormzy has been awarded as an artist of the year in BBC Music awards, topping an immensely successful year.
The Debut album Gang Signs of south London MC, was the top top-rated, beat Lorde and Ed Sheeran to reach the top position.
The year biggest selling album was Rag N Bone Man’s prize “Human”, which came and his debut album became popular,
The BBC music awards at the glitzy televised arena concert, in the previous year, was presented in which Robbie Williams and Little Mix performed very well.
The last one award, for artist of the year from BBC, awarded to one of the rising star Declan McKenna, who sung a few pop songs like Corruption of Fifa, transgender conversion and police brutality. (more…)
When children interact with a music center, their musical skills will be developed. Likewise, when they participate in activities like music, they boost their social-emotional, cognitive and physical development.
Music Skills and Appreciation
Have you noted that children are natural music makers without adult involvement? Though, when we give them a freedom to learn music with proper instruments and instructors, they become more skillful and capable.
When children use to listen repeatedly to a style of music, then in future they prefer mostly that style of music that they listen to in childhood. However, this is very important to introduce your children with such a music that can enhance their repertoire. Let them learn from another time period or culture that can also enhance their circle of learning.
The famous Pianist of China Lang Lang said that now, he is quite confident regarding his recovery from his arm injury, and hopefully, he will come back the next summer. Lang Lang has confirmed his left arm injury last March. He further elaborated that it was just the overload of work that began the inflamed tendon.
He added that the recovery is going very fast on its way and the tenderness is almost recovered. He discussed this to media after an event occurred at the University of Hong Kong on Friday night.
He said that he has used Western and Chinese remedies for the cure but the best method is to let it heal itself.
Lang revealed that he is 200 percent confident that he will get back the highest position as he has already intentions to return the stage next summer. (more…)
One of the best Piano restorer Ajay Mistry says that a person who wants to restore a piano should be a physicist, a mathematician, carpenter, and even a painter. For the restoration process of a piano, you have to keep in mind the string length and the precision for the right note. Besides, to know about the sound energy is also very important and should have the know-how of painting the iron frame and to work with its body made of wood.
He used to watch his father while rebuilding the pianos and thus he got interested in the whole process. After the completion of his graduation, Mistry worked with his father to rebuild the pianos while after 6 years, he took a proper training in Germany’s famous manufacturers Grotrian.
Beyonce,s most hit album “Lemonade”, as well as the world tour, has made her the highest paid woman in 2017 music, consistent with an annual Forbes list.
According to Forbes the R&B singer made some $105 million from her “formation” concert tour, that is record sales. Besides, she also has her business interests and has her own Ivy park fashion line.
Adele, who broke the sales record in 2015 with $69 million and she also had done her first tour in 2011 is on the second place.
Swift, who was the winner of last year with almost $170 million has been ranked in $44 this year while she has finished her world tour 1989.
Listening to Music is the Key to Good Health
This is a fact that music can make you relaxed when you are in bad mood. Do you know scientists have discovered that music can do more than you think?
According to different researches, it has lots of benefits for our health.
A recent report from Austria about the benefits of music says that it can help you to recover your chronic back pain.
Moreover, according to a recent survey by the mental health charity revealed that patients found the art and music therapy very beneficial. (more…)