Schubert's Schwanengesang, D.957
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 05:22:10 GMT
I just heard this piece on the radio today. It was this version: Serenade (Staendchen) D.957 #4 Franz Schubert Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; Daniil...
Rate this Composition
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 03:26:17 GMT One of my favorites by this very talented group.
In which chronological order did you familiarize yourself with composers?
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:44:30 GMT
For me it all started with Beethoven, he was the first composer I ever listened to. I learned about Beethoven in primary school music education...
History from a geezer.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:37:16 GMT
Just happened to remember this: Up until the late-1960s, sweatshirts only had the name of a school (high school or college) on them. And came only in...
Can you help?
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:05:08 GMT
Hello people, I started to listen classic music a lot and I was wondering if someone could tell me where can I find a piece that has this type of...
A shirt for my fellow Bach lovers
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:15:38 GMT
I don't like promoting but i had to share this t shirt Hope you guys like it!
On the relationship between music and literature and status of classical music today
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:25:03 GMT
Some people say that "high culture" is dying and giving place to popular culture and generally shorter and simpler works of art. I think it's not...
Music like La Valse and Diamond Variations
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 04:40:16 GMT
I want to find music similar to Ravel's La Valse and Jager's Diamond Variations- music that ventures into dissonance but retains form and melody. I'm...
Gould’s Emperor Concerto
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 03:34:59 GMT
Was never a fan of Gould, but I thought this was amazing, if you could get past the intro
Rapidfire bowing technique: what's it called?
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:46:27 GMT
Won't bother to describe with words. Just watch/listen here... between these two beginning/endpoints of the Bach piece: ...
Music Through Time
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:25:45 GMT
When it comes to listening to composers of Art Music, I'm pretty much an "all or almost nothing" person (I won't say "nothing" because I'll always...
Biggest musical achievement of the 20th century
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:13:18 GMT
Poll thread... let's see where we'll go with this. BTW, I vote for rock'n'roll. :) I think it profoundly changed the music, democratized it in...
How hard can it be?
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:03:41 GMT
Why did great singers like Pinza and Pavarotti never learn to read music?
What is so great about Well Tempered Clavier?
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:27:13 GMT
I like Bach and I like keyboard works, but I've somehow remained unimpressed with Well Tempered Claiver. To me it seems more like a technical...
Composer Biographies
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 03:56:21 GMT
Can someone recommend composer biography books I can read? I'm open to who the composer is, but want it to be a big name composer for my first one. ...