Tag Archives: TEDTalks

Benjamin Zander on Music and Passion

Benjamin Zander is a Jewish American conductor and the current director of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra.  Like most people, I have not been exposed to enough classical music to gain true appreciation.  My experience is limited to a few shows and early  memories with my Uncle who had an insatiable thirst for the mysterious genre.  In this TEDTalk, Zander takes us through the progression of a Chopin prelude while teaching us a few things about life.

TEDTalks: 4 Ways Sound Affects Us

Julian Treasure explains the 4 ways sounds can affect our everyday lives, at Oxford, England TED Conference.