Tag: Music

These 4 Indigenous Artists Are Looking to Clarify History with Music | Global Citizen

“Throughout human history, music has been used as a form of expression for silenced and oppressed groups. This tendency has sparked many cultural revolutions, like the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s and early 1930s in New York. Today, many indigenous people use music to spread awareness, as a form of resistance, and to preserve and celebrate their culture. Here are a few cool contemporary groups with indigenous roots from all over the world…” ~ Madeline Schwartz

“Elegy for the Arctic” | Ludovico Einaudi

Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi composed “Elegy for the Arctic” for the Greenpeace “Voices of the Arctic” project. He then performed his piece on location at Wahlenbergbreen glacier in Svalbard, Norway. The music and visuals are most somberly sublime… Watch Pianist Ludovico Einaudi’s Haunting Performance as He Floats by a Crumbling […]