Paul Kelly at TEDxSydney

Paul Kelly is one of the most significant singer/songwriters in Australia. Here’s his solo rendition of one of his best-loved songs, chosen as the final performance of TEDxSydney 2011. As well as issuing an enduring body of work with his own bands, Kelly has recorded film scores (Lantana and the…

Michelle Blades: Indie Ukulele at TEDxPhoenix

At the age of eighteen, Michelle Blades threw a dart at a map and it landed in Arizona, thus beginning her move to the Valley of the Sun. Since then, she has been traveling and documenting life through her music and photography, while searching for the subtle similarities that stitch…

Brook Harris: Believe in Yourself and Who You Are

Having faced the tragic loss of her mom at 7 years old, today Brook strongly believes that music possesses the power to impact & move people to do great things. Add this performance to your library via the TEDx Music Project on Soundcloud. Live performance at TEDxKids@BC.

Barnaby Bright: The Longest Day is the Shortest Night

Brooklyn-based indie folk rock duo Barnaby Bright, have garnered high accolades for their lyrically captivating and impeccably balanced songwriting and sound.  As songwriters and performers, they seek to uncover ways to connect with the listener through the power of music, guiding them to both personal and universal discoveries Live performance…

Lee Coulter’s acoustic “I Would Love”

Lee Coulter asks, “Should it be so bad to want to do something good? When this life tries to bring me down — I would love, I would love, I would love”. Live performance at TEDxYouth@SanDiego.

Alia Christian: Musical Interlude at TEDxPeachTree

Alia Christian, a 15 year-old Georgia song writer and musician is blazing her own trail in country music with her unique flavor of pop-country. She plays the piano, the guitar, sings and writes her own music…and is getting noticed. Out of thousands of entries submitted nationwide, Alia’s song was picked…

Celine Cairo

The 19 year old singer-songwriter Celine Cairo is rapidly conquering the Netherlands with her unique voice. Composing and making music has been her dream since childhood and she takes the stage to inspire TEDx audiences to follow their hearts.  In 2008,  Celine joined up with bassplayer Mart Jening and violinist…

Ruby Jane Smith: fiddler extraordinaire

Ruby Jane Smith is 15-year-old musical phenomenon, described by Willie Nelson as “A great picker, fiddler, songwriter, and singer with an amazing career in front of her.”  The youngest person ever to fiddle at the Grand Ole Opry, Ruby Jane has also played with Lyle Lovett, Asleep and the Wheel,…

Inch Chua: inch by inch at TEDxSingapore

Inch Chua is the front-woman for the popular alternative rock act Allura. About a year ago she stepped out on her own to share a different beat. Inch’s solo project is a clear departure from the boisterous rock sound of Allura. Her material is a schizophrenic potpourri of introspective acoustic…

Morley: Be The One

Morley is a musician and an activist. Her goal is to facilitate dialogue with her music. She entertains the audience with several songs including, Sever The Ties and Women of Hope. Recorded at TEDxEast.