Yori Swart: Acoustic Solo at TEDxMaastricht

Yori Swart performs and acts in a innovative ‘holistic’ way, using acoustic guitar and changes involume to intensify her passionate voice. Yori won the 2010 Amsterdam Pop Prize and the Netherlands Grand Prix. Live performance at TEDxMaastricht 2012.

Billy McLaughlin: new guitar at TEDxAtlanta

For twenty years, Billy McLaughlin astounded audiences around the world with his complex and rhythmic music.  In 2001, Billy was diagnosed with Focal Dystonia, an incurable neuromuscular disease that rendered him unable to play his own music.  By 2002, Billy McLaughlin’s career was over. In 2006, Billy began a comeback….

Asaf Avidan @ TEDxTelAviv

Asaf Avidan, accompanied for this performance by the Mojos’ cellist, Hadas Kleinman. Live performance at TEDxTelAviv.

Billy McLaughlin’s A new way to play guitar

Billy McLaughlin taught us all just what is possible if we are willing to relearn. Live performance at TEDxAtlanta.

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.

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.

Alin Coen: Wer bist Du? (Who are you?)

The German Music Magazine Melodie&Rhythmus describes Alin’s music as invoking feelings that peel burdens off of you and throwing your emotion into the light.  Her songs tell of stories of hope and defeat, of loving and letting go.  Her music is rooted in folk, wanders through pop and heads straight…

Djamel Laroussi: improv internacionale at TEDxBrussels

Djamel Laroussi is a leftie guitarist, which means he plays guitar upside down. This astounding performance is total improvisation! Add these performances to your library via the TEDx Music Project on Soundcloud.       Performance at TEDxBrussels.

Tah Riq Amawi: flamenco at TEDxUbud

Combining everything from traditional flamenco guitar (shown in this performances) and original songs to tongue twister like– rapidly delivered lyrical streams, beat boxing, live electronic sampling, and live looping using a range of cutting edge equipment; Tah Riq has now brought his show teetering over the bleeding edge of live…

Björn Türoque: air guitar can save the world

Air guitar can change the world. Dan Crane (aka Björn Türoque) is a journalist, author, musician, and competitive air-guitarist. He is the author of ‘To Air is Human: One Man’s Quest to Become the World’s Greatest Air Guitarist.’ Performance at TEDxSF.