World Music

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  Claude Debussy was a French composer whose harmonic innovations opened the way to the radical musical changes of the 20th century. He was the founder of the so-called impressionist school of music. He was born in Saint-Germain-en-Laye on August 22, 1862 and trained at the Paris Conservatory, where he began studying at the age […]

Beethoven was born on December 16, 1770 in the city of Bonn, in western Germany. There, during his first years of life, he was exposed to a demanding musical training by a father obsessed with making him “the new Mozart.” Such questionable ambition, coupled with a no less dangerous character linked to alcoholism, directly affected […]

Many musicians came together to say their last farewell to a fellow artist who inspired many of them. Keith Flint, lead vocalist of The Prodigy was found dead in his home this Monday 4, in Essex, England.   The 49-year-old musician always struggled with “dark periods” and apparent depression issues. In a very haunting final […]

1) What means Irish music tradition for you?           It’s the background to my life! I was not born into it like many other Irish musicians whose father or mother played music but when I discovered it I was hooked!   2)  Lifetime achievement award at the Folk awards.Tell me more about […]

I read that you are a self taught musician. How difficult or easy is to play so many different instruments? Especially historical instruments? Depending on your background in music it will be easier or more challenging to learn to play an instrument.  Considering I had no musical training before starting out to create music ten years […]


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