duminică, 19 noiembrie 2017

Welcome to 2030. I Own Nothing, Have No Privacy, and Life Has Never Been Better

A possible scenario for the 2030.

marți, 14 noiembrie 2017

Ichiban utsukushiku (1944) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Takashi Shimura, Sôji Kiyokawa, Ichirô Sugai, Takako Irie. During World War II, the management of a war industry of optical instruments for weapons requests an effort from the workers to increase the productivity during four months. The target for male workers is an increase of 100% of the production, but the female workers, led by the dedicated Tsuru Watanabe, ask the direction to surpass their goal from 50% to 70%. During the period, the women have to ...

luni, 13 noiembrie 2017

Stray Dog (1949) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji, Eiko Miyoshi. During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol.

duminică, 12 noiembrie 2017

The Quiet Duel (1949)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Miki Sanjô, Kenjirô Uemura. A surgeon gets syphilis from a patient when he cuts himself during an operation. The doctor's life is destroyed, but unlike the patient, he doesn't destroy others along with him.

No regrets for my youth (1946)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Setsuko Hara, Susumu Fujita, Denjirô Ôkôchi, Haruko Sugimura. The daughter of a politically disgraced university professor struggles to find a place for herself in love and life, in the uncertain world of Japan leading into WWII.

luni, 6 noiembrie 2017

Subarashiki nichiyôbi (1947) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Isao Numasaki, Chieko Nakakita, Atsushi Watanabe, Zekô Nakamura. Yuzo and his fiancée Masako spend their Sunday afternoon together, trying to have a good time on just thirty-five yen. They manage to have many small adventures, especially because Masako's optimism and belief in dreams is able to lift Yuzo from his realistic despair.

David Grimal et Les Dissonance perform Beethoven's 7th symphony and Stravinsky's "Les Sacre" without a conductor

concert enregistré à la Philharmonie de Paris (Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie) le 26 octobre 2017

sâmbătă, 4 noiembrie 2017

The Men Who Tread on the Tiger's Tail (1945) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Denjirô Ôkôchi, Susumu Fujita, Ken'ichi Enomoto, Masayuki Mori. A Japanese general and his men disguise themselves as monks in order to pass an enemy border patrol.

luni, 30 octombrie 2017

Scandal (1950) - IMDb

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Shirley Yamaguchi, Yôko Katsuragi, Noriko Sengoku. A celebrity photograph sparks a court case as a tabloid magazine spins a scandalous yarn over a painter and a famous singer.

sâmbătă, 28 octombrie 2017

Miles Ahead (2015) - IMDb

An exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis.

duminică, 22 octombrie 2017

My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic - YouTube

A teenager suffering of Progeria

vineri, 20 octombrie 2017

Miles Davis - Dear Old Stockholm

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When you die you know you are dead: Major study shows mind still works after the body shows no signs of life | The Independent

Death just became even more scary: scientists say people are aware they’re dead because their consciousness continues to work after the body has stopped showing signs of life. That means that, theoretically, someone may even hear their own death being announced by medics. The claim was made by Dr Sam Parnia, director of critical care and resuscitation research at NYU Langone School of Medicine in New York City.

miercuri, 18 octombrie 2017

Carpool Karaoke with Linkin Park filmed couple of days before Chester's death.


marți, 17 octombrie 2017

The Lower Depths (1957)


vineri, 13 octombrie 2017

The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

Directed by Akira Kurosawa. With Toshirô Mifune, Masayuki Mori, Kyôko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi. A vengeful young man marries the daughter of a corrupt industrialist in order to seek justice for his father's suicide.

joi, 12 octombrie 2017

All Of Me - PMJ: Reboxed John Legend Cover ft. Brielle Von Hugel


Every Breath You Take - The Police (Gospel Cover) ft. Vonzell Solomon - YouTube


2017 Next Generation Chorus - Every Breath You Take - YouTube

Next Generation Chorus Directed by Sean Devine Every Breath You Take, arr. Aaron Dale Filmed at Harmony University 2017 Belmont University, Nashville, Tennes...

marți, 10 octombrie 2017

Stephen Hawking: Questioning the universe | TED Talk

In keeping with the theme of TED2008, professor Stephen Hawking asks some Big Questions about our universe -- How did the universe begin? How did life begin? Are we alone? -- and discusses how we might go about answering them.

vineri, 6 octombrie 2017

Porcupine Tree - Arriving Somewhere But Not Here (Live) - YouTube


miercuri, 6 septembrie 2017

The World In 2050 - Future Earth - BBC Documentary 2017 - YouTube

The World In 2050 - Future Earth - BBC Documentary 2017 Buy Billionaire Peter Thiel's Zero to One Book here! Like our Facebook Page! h...

joi, 31 august 2017

I created a '2-hour rule' based Einstein's habits - Business Insider

Spending time reflecting and thinking has helped me balance priorities, solve problems, and generate new ideas.

vineri, 25 august 2017

Best photos from the solar eclipse


joi, 24 august 2017

Russia Detains Theater Director, Adding to Fears of a Crackdown -


miercuri, 23 august 2017

The World's First Album Composed and Produced by an AI Has Been Unveiled

A music album called IAMAI, which is set to release on August 21st, is the first that's entirely composed by an artificial intelligence.

marți, 22 august 2017

Charles Dutoit: Today’s young musicians have no culture

Charles Dutoit is one of the world's greatest conductors - and most feared.

luni, 21 august 2017

Saudi Performer Arrested for Dabbing at Music Festival

The popular dance move has been banned in Saudi Arabia due to supposed drug connotations

"May the shadow of the moon fall on a world at peace." ABC News report from February 26, 1979. - Solar Eclipse


duminică, 20 august 2017

1001 Startup Ideas | Brain Music For Improving Performance

The startup idea is to create an app, which will produce music, that will help users to improve their performance.This is the basic concept behind it.

sâmbătă, 19 august 2017

Maurizio Martinucci (TeZ): creative investigation among music, art, science

Maurizio Martinucci (aka TeZ) is an Italian interdisciplinary artist. He explore perceptual effects and the relationship between sound, light and space

vineri, 18 august 2017

The Science of Sound and Tunings | NewMusicBox

NewMusicBox, a multimedia publication from New Music USA, is dedicated to the music of American composers and improvisers and their champions.

joi, 17 august 2017

Artificially Intelligent Robot Writes And Performs Its Own Music - Turns Out To Be Pretty Chill


miercuri, 16 august 2017

Classic Videogame Music Performed Backwards | AUSRETROGAMER

Composer and musician Stemage has taken classic videogame music and performed it backwards! The results are surprisingly melodic.

marți, 15 august 2017

Composition students in Germany for psychoanalytical music performance - Monash University


miercuri, 2 august 2017

When Is an Artist’s Mental Health Your Business?

We are understandably curious about the lives of artists we love. But in the case of mental illness, the art world is still navigating complicated terrain.

marți, 1 august 2017

Undocumented Immigrants Create Floral Arrangements for Trump

Artist Lizania Cruz invited flower workers to send messages to the President through bouquets.

Chengdu prepares to host modern art fair next year[1]-

Sichuan province's capital, Chengdu, will hold its first international contemporary art fair, Art Chengdu, in April.

luni, 31 iulie 2017

Jeanne Moreau Dead: Legendary French Actress Dies at 89 | Hollywood Reporter

Her brooding beauty entranced international film audiences in such films as 'The Lovers,' 'Jules et Jim' and 'The Bride Wore Black.'

miercuri, 26 iulie 2017

Microtonal Bach Experiment - Which Tuning Sounds Better? - YouTube


miercuri, 28 iunie 2017

When Francisco Goya was a deaf man in his 70s, he painted the “Black Paintings” directly onto the walls of his home, all unnamed, and they include some of his most important work

The most important Spanish artist of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, Francisco Goya is widely known for his various series of paintings.

sâmbătă, 24 iunie 2017

14 Comics Reveal What Would Happen If Movie Directors Were Chefs | Bored Panda

Ever wondered what sorts of meals movie directors would make if they were chefs? A comic artist who goes by the name of Cheekylicious certainly has, and the

luni, 8 mai 2017

Ashkenazy and Gavrilov play Stravinsky LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS piano duet version.wmv - YouTube

Vladimir Ashkenazy and Andrei Gavrilov play Stravinsky LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS. Piano duet version recorded by DECCA in Brangwyn Hall, Swansea,Wales. January 1990

luni, 17 aprilie 2017

Zoku Sugata Sanshirô (1945) - IMDb


sâmbătă, 15 aprilie 2017

Shutter Island (2010) - IMDb

What a movie ! What a soundtrack !!!

joi, 13 aprilie 2017

Nasa announces one of Saturn's moons could support alien life in our solar system | The Independent

*/ There might be alien life in our own solar system, Nasa has announced. All of the necessary things to support life have been found on one of the moons that orbits Saturn. Enceladus has chemicals that when found on Earth tend to indicate life, suggesting that there might be living things might be under its icy shell.

marți, 11 aprilie 2017

György Ligeti – Fragment for Chamber Orchestra (1961)

OMG !!! (L)

duminică, 26 martie 2017

The Beatles - a musical appreciation and analysis - by composer, Howard Goodall CBE - YouTube