Sherban Lupu performs George Enescu

Sherban Lupu is Professor of Violin at the University of Illinois. He is the Artistic Director of the George Enescu Society of the United States, and the Artistic Director of the Brasov International Music Festival (Romania). He is the recipient of the prestigious “Arnold Beckman” Award from the Research Board…

Noiserv: the multi-instrumentalist

David Santos is the name behind “Noiserv”. Created in mid 2005, this musical entity took shape when David decided to record a demo with some ideas in order to participate in that year Unplugged Thermometer. Months later, these three issues were published online in the netlabel Merzbau. Since, there was…

Bob Weir

Bob Weir has been on center stage for over 45 years, with as loyal a following as one could imagine. He speaks through poetry and song. A founding member of the Grateful Dead, these days Bob plays with several bands, including Furthur and Ratdog. Bob is also a philanthropist and…

Jordan “DJ Earworm” Roseman: mashup

Most widely known for his annual 25-song mashup video “United State of Pop,” DJ Earworm has been working as a San Francisco-based producer and performer since 2003. He first landed on the music scene after being hired by MTV as resident DJ during the 2005 MTV Music Video Awards in…

Lyle Mays: music of physics

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Lyle Mays and friends explore music based on physics equations, Feynman’s speech patterns and more, using improvisation, algorithmic composition, live video mixing, and a custom designed linked laptop network. Lyle Mays has been an integral part of the Pat Metheny Group since its inception in 1977, and has co-written much…

Natalia Juskiewicz: Violino no Fado

Fado is traditional portuguese music played with guitar.  Natalia Juskiewicz creates classic fado where, for the first time, traditional voice is replaced by the violin. Natalia is a Polish violinist transplanted to Portugal. She began her musical career as a solo performer integrating Polish formations with orchestras of international standing. Recorded…

Karsu Dönmez: Turkish jazz

Karsu Dönmez (1990) is a pianist and singer from Amsterdam of Turkish descent. She is seen as a major talent in the field of jazz and is being called the Dutch Norah Jones. Young as she is, she has already performed in Carnegie Hall in New York twice, and played…

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.

John Pointer: made of music

John Pointer has been billed as looks human; made of music. An Austin favorite, John literally throws all that he is into creating and performing, and is actively working to revolutionize the music industry in sustainable and innovative ways. We dare you to try to keep still as he plays…