March, 2011

45 Posts
In Touch with pianist Ernest So, the musical aesthete
Having his first debut released at the age of eight, pianist Ernest So has been very determined on his path since young. “I grew up in a family where music was the only entertainment. I must have watched more videos
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Chopin
Frédéric Chopin Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35 Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, op. 58 Performed by Victor Schiøler, piano Recorded in 1953 Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, op. 35 (Grave – Doppio
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Musikfest Bremen
Official Website Date: August 24 to September 14, 2019 Country: Germany
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Philip Glass reflects Vivaldi in ‘American Four Seasons’ at Strathmore
It’s rare for a concert to have quite as many selling points as the one that Robert McDuffie, the violinist, managed to compile in the program he presented at Strathmore on Sunday night. The program had going for it a
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Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1
Aix-en-Provence, 12th March 2011. In my previous article I wrote about the Ogdon-Stokowski recording of Brahms’ first piano concerto. Here, I would like to write about the performance of the concerto with consideration to the original score. The concerto, Op.
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Laudent Deum – Sacred Music by Orlande de Lassus
Laudent Deum cithara Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge From Laudent Deum – Sacred Music by Orlande de Lassus (2011) Released by Chandos Orlande de Lassus: Laudent Deum cithara Orlande de Lassus was a Franco-Flemish composer of the late Renaissance,
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Dvořák – Enescu
Antonín Dvořák 1. Symphony No. 9 in E minor, op. 95 “New World” George Enescu 2. Romanian Rhapsody Nos. 1 & 2, Op. 11 Performed by Constantin Silvestri, conductor 1. French National Radio Broadcasting Orchestra 2. Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Recorded
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Shocking news from Oxford: you can’t play a flute with your bottom
Musicologists in Oxford have made exact replicas of instruments featured in the The Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch. And, apparently, they sound ‘horrible’.
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