Music

A Stradivarius Recovered

A beautiful story on NPR from legal correspondent Nina Totenberg about her late father’s stolen Stradivarius violin.

Primate at the Piano, or Music Is Trans-Species

This video of a bonobo playing the keyboard (with a bit of background music accompaniment) makes me think about just how powerful music really is. There’s something about music that resonates deep inside all of us. Thanks to Peter Gabriel’s YouTube channel for turning me on to this.