TEDx Music at TEDxHGSE

“Henry Wadsworth Longfellow called music a universal language. I think he was correct; however, there’s one challenge in today’s exponential innovation age of music: most of us have a very small vocabulary.  There’s so much music happening all over the world! We hope that the TEDx Music Project will be a…

Tom Thumb: Beatbox Brilliance at TEDxSydney

 Tom Thum: Armed with just a microphone, Thum pushes the limits of the human voice to create incredible soundtracks of impossible beats and phenomenal sounds, with scratched vinyl, the Michael Jackson back-catalogue, the didgeridoo and an entire fifties jazz band amongst his vocal repertoire. Thom’s performance was one of few…

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…

Darden Smith at TEDxAustin

On January 19, 2014, Posted by , In acoustic,country, By ,,,,, , With 3 Comments

In a stirring performance, acclaimed singer and songwriter Darden Smith shares — and sings — his journey from aspiring rock star to song writing champion for those struggling to regain their voice, among them soldiers just returning from war. Add this performance to your library via the TEDx Music Project on…

Mikael Mutti at TEDxSalvador

The music begins at 2:30. Born in Salvador, in 1974, Mikael Mutti is a Pianist, arranger and music producer. Self-taught, he began playing professionally at 12 years old. At 19 he began to dedicate himself to recording albums and at 22 was already working in the studios as an arranger and creator…

Henock Temesgen on bass

On April 2, 2013, Posted by , In feature: guitar, By ,,, , With No Comments

Henock Temesgen is a bass guitarist, passionate musician, co-founder and teacher at the African Jazz School in Addis Ababa and a leading figure in the Ethiopian Music scene. Performance at TEDxAddis.

Garrett Borns: Time Flies at TEDxGrandRapids

Finding inspiration for music and lyrics from within and around the world, singer/songwriter Garrett Borns performs his eclectic fusion of sound, story and wordplay. Add this performance to your library via the TEDx Music Project on Soundcloud. Live performance at TEDxGrandRapids.

Ned Mower at TEDxParkerSchool

On January 19, 2013, Posted by , In Uncategorized, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Ned Mower gave a knockout performance at TEDxParkerSchool. Unfortunately the video is MIA; however, audio remains. Check our two  beautifully remastered tracks below. Add this performance to your library via the TEDx Music Project on Soundcloud.

Jamie Catto acoustic solo at TEDxLausanne

On November 19, 2012, Posted by , In acoustic, By ,,, , With No Comments

Jamie Catto was a founding member of the British dance music supergroup Faithless and has worked as a producer/composer for renowned artists such as Dido and Emiliana Torrini. Jamie also gave a TEDxTalk at TEDxLausanne. Live performance at TEDxLausanne 2012.

Amber Rubarth Trio f/ Dave Eggar & Max ZT at TEDxKC

On November 10, 2012, Posted by , In acoustic,Best of TEDx music,chill, By ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Amber Rubarth Trio f/ Dave Eggar & Max ZT at TEDxKC

Winner of NPR’s prestigious Mountain Stage New Song Contest, Amber Rubarth writes songs of courageous vulnerability so personal that they touch the universal. Rubarth’s fifth album, produced by Jacquire King (who also worked with Tom Waits and Norah Jones), debuted at No. 13 on iTunes’ songwriter chart and features duets…