Some Of Our Favorites From TEDxWilmington

Some Of Our Favorites From TEDxWilmington

Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in a time when live music was as commonplace as smartphones? Or ever considered that one of the founding fathers could be thought of as a data nerd? Information is power. That’s what TEDxWilmingtonSalon celebrated as part of Delaware Innovation Week 2016 at the Wilmington Public Library on Thursday. The event series is organized by Ajit George, whom we profiled earlier this month. Check out some of the highlights below. ### A doomy take on music Instead of keeping to the normal TEDx routine, Vincent James, founder of Keep Music Alive, played a few songs on his keyboard. “We hear music every single day of our lives and maybe, just maybe that’s why we take it for granted,” James said. But the quality of music is in danger, James said. He went on to discuss what he calls the three disturbing trends that are killing the future of music. First is music education. He asked: have you noticed that schools across the...
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