FranckPrélude, Choral and Fugue Danse lente Prélude, Aria and Final Performed by Jean-Charles Richard, piano Recorded in 1961 Franck: Prélude, Choral and Fugue
3 Poems by Henri Michaux Although Witold Lutosławski experimented with serial and post-serial techniques, he always found the results rather unsatisfactory. This was particularly true of compositions utilizing the human voice. Awkward intervals and highly complex rhythms demanded a high
Pablo Ferrández will be performing at the Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad.
Mass in D major, Op. 123, “Missa Solemnis” (Philharmonic Symphony, Walter) (1948) ‘Is this the greatest piece ever written?’ Such was the question fired at me by Sir Roger Norrington during our correspondence in preparation for the recent performance of
Richard Wagner consistently downplayed the significance of his musical education. Undoubtedly, he was very keen to cultivate the notion of the untutored genius, just as Ludwig van Beethoven had done. However, as we saw in our last episode, his first
Sayaka Selina will be performing at the Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad.