ARTICLE OF THE WEEK
Four essential steps plus tips(?!) for you!
Composers in the Court Room
Ravel’s Bolero Royalties and copyright issue of the most popular classical music
- The cup of water that took away Tchaikovsky Tchaikovsky most probably died from cholera. Discover more.
- The Role of Audiences A Response to Sir András Schiff’s Comment About Modern Audiences
The Silk Road Festival
The Chinese Miracle in Classical Music How and why is the “Silk Road Festival“ so immaculate?
- Are You Keeping on Your Toes Musically Speaking? A Quiz for Music Students Challenge yourself now!
- What’s the Rush? My thoughts on musical prodigies vs late-bloomers
MUSIC OF THE WEEK
it takes the best of the best, starting with the Marschallin’s opening scene with her young lover, Octavian. The night of passion (listen to those horns!) changes to a tender melody as Octavian reappears as the Rosenkavalier, the Knight of the Rose.