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A Pianist on the Roof

The 19th century was the place (or rather, the time) to be for the performer-composer. Virtuoso violinist Niccolò Paganini’s first big break at a sensational solo recital at Milan’s La Scala… 1.463 palabras más

The Hidden Boss of the Romantic Piano

Romanticism and piano music: two concepts so closely intertwined that we might rank them amongst the world’s most famous pairings like peanut butter and jelly, R2-D2 and C-3PO, or Mozart and scatological humor. 964 palabras más

Blogpost No. 1


When Chopin and Beethoven lived, there were no recordings. You had to hear what they composed in person, and you likely never heard it again. 15 palabras más

There's Within My Heart A Melody

“This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Boom! Feet on the floor. Up and at ‘em! … 1.271 palabras más

Open The Doors

24 Préludes, Op. 28 (Frédéric Chopin)


Source: Frédéric Chopin, by Hugo Leichtentritt. (J. S. Preuss, Berlin, 1905)

Frédéric Chopin. 24 Préludes, Op. 28.

… The 24 Préludes in all major and minor keys, op. 249 palabras más


Sand glass

Time is slipping through our fingers during this pandemic. It’s already February.
But things will be not like this.

We will spend time together again, go to concerts again, travel, go on adventures, be carefree and breathe easily again. 24 palabras más