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4 solutions for making your music known

The 14th of October Meludia was attending the Mama Event in Paris, the yearly convention of the music industry. This was the opportunity for discovering the hottest trends and tools specially dedicated for musicians. We have selected 4 innovative start-ups that help musicians collaborate, distribute and sell their music all around.  1. Jamshake You just […]

Autistic musicians

Music provokes emotions that everyone can feel. Discover the accounts of Percujam’s autistic musicians. What is autism? It is a developmental disorder. People with autism often find it extremely difficult to socialise and communicate. There is no set list of symptoms as autism affects each autistic individual in different ways. You have probably heard of “autistic […]
Les 3 bienfaits de la musique pour le cerveau - Meludia

Music and brain development

Contrary to popular belief, the brain is not something fixed that deteriorates with age. It keeps changing throughout our life! This is called brain plasticity. Over your lifetime, your neurones interconnect according to your environment, your experiences and what you learn. Each thing you do can change your brain.  The musical brain “Anatomists today would be […]
35 000 years old flutes - Meludia

How old is music? Ethnomusicology discoveries

Ethnomusicology and paleomusicology When was music created and for how long have humans been playing it? These are study subjects of ethnomusicology and paleomusicology (yep, these words exist!!). Evidences of musical practice are lacking. The recordings only date back to the second half of the 19th century. The oldest music notation would date from the […]