PopMuse: Music http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ London Jazz Festival serves up a musical spread led by Herbie Hancock and Corinne Bailey Rae https://www.ft.com/content/f89e6414-09f5-11ea-8fb7-8fcec0c3b0f9 https://www.ft.com/content/f89e6414-09f5-11ea-8fb7-8fcec0c3b0f9 Mon, 18 Nov 2019 18:02:12 UTC Music The opening weekend saw a varied Jazz Voice gala, two sets from drummer Terri Lyne Carrington and a headline triumph from Hancock http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Glass’s Orphée becomes an all-embracing spectacle at ENO https://www.ft.com/content/c5065402-0a01-11ea-b2d6-9bf4d1957a67 https://www.ft.com/content/c5065402-0a01-11ea-b2d6-9bf4d1957a67 Mon, 18 Nov 2019 17:35:58 UTC Music The audience is enveloped in a shadowy limbo between art and reality, living and dead at the London Coliseum http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Eventide’s iOS effects are quietly becoming must-have tools https://cdm.link/2019/11/eventide-ios-effects/ https://cdm.link/2019/11/eventide-ios-effects/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 17:35:08 UTC Peter Kirn at CDM Create Digital Music Without anyone really making much fuss about it, we suddenly live in an age when we can run effects more or less however we want. The post Eventide’s iOS effects are quietly becoming must-have tools appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ “the instrument is a piece of furniture without the pianist” https://crosseyedpianist.com/2019/11/18/the-instrument-is-a-piece-of-furniture-without-the-pianist/ https://crosseyedpianist.com/2019/11/18/the-instrument-is-a-piece-of-furniture-without-the-pianist/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:33:21 UTC The Cross-Eyed Pianist at The Cross-Eyed Pianist Piano a large keyboard musical instrument with a wooden case enclosing a soundboard and metal strings, which are struck by hammers when the keys are depressed The pianist Ivo Pogorelich is right: the piano is “a piece of furniture”. Not simply a musical instrument, it’s fine furniture, often the most expensive piece in a home […] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Mona Lisa — Leonardo’s enigmatic portrait inspired this mellow hit https://ig.ft.com/life-of-a-song/mona-lisa.html https://ig.ft.com/life-of-a-song/mona-lisa.html Mon, 18 Nov 2019 05:00:29 UTC Music The song made famous by Nat King Cole began life on a film soundtrack http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ ByteDance to take on rivals with music streaming launch https://www.ft.com/content/ffaed23a-07dd-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd https://www.ft.com/content/ffaed23a-07dd-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd Sun, 17 Nov 2019 21:30:27 UTC Music TikTok owner in talks with top record companies as it plans to battle with sector leaders Spotify and Apple http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Bitwig Studio 3.1 lets you do loads of creative stuff with pitch, tuning, slicing https://cdm.link/2019/11/bitwig-studio-3-1-pitch-tuning/ https://cdm.link/2019/11/bitwig-studio-3-1-pitch-tuning/ Fri, 15 Nov 2019 15:27:12 UTC Peter Kirn at CDM Create Digital Music The latest update from Bitwig offers variations on a theme - from microtuning to lots of new features for working with pitch editing and playing live. Oh, and it's easier to learn, too. The post Bitwig Studio 3.1 lets you do loads of creative stuff with pitch, tuning, slicing appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Keith Jarrett: Munich 2016 https://www.ft.com/content/5930c5b4-0227-11ea-be59-e49b2a136b8d https://www.ft.com/content/5930c5b4-0227-11ea-be59-e49b2a136b8d Fri, 15 Nov 2019 14:00:54 UTC Music The pianist reconstitutes his aesthetic, switching from impressionism to free jazz and from meditation to the blues http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tindersticks: No Treasure But Hope https://www.ft.com/content/11590fc6-055b-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca https://www.ft.com/content/11590fc6-055b-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca Fri, 15 Nov 2019 14:00:54 UTC Music Enigmatic and deep lyricism are at the fore of the Nottingham-formed band’s latest album http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ DJ Shadow: Our Pathetic Age https://www.ft.com/content/3c2c657e-054a-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca https://www.ft.com/content/3c2c657e-054a-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca Fri, 15 Nov 2019 14:00:54 UTC Music A 90-minute whopper of 1990s rappers taking on today’s tech-dominated world http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/