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bach: the gift that keeps on giving . . .

As a pianist whose favorite composer is Johann Sebastian Bach, I have numerous recordings of the Well-Tempered Clavier, Books I and II. Any pianist who undertakes to learn them all and then perform them either by memory or using the music has my respect and admiration, even if their recordings aren’t necessarily my most favorite ones. 665 more words

Life & Spirit

Memory exercising

Photo from Angela Hewitts annual Trasimeno music festival. 

Loving classical music I combine the passion with training my brain to remember things.

Before I got to know and appreciate classical music I unconciously did the same memory game as a teenager. 351 more words

English Posts

Chamberfest offers eclectic winter concert series

From puppets to period music to great pianists, the Ottawa Chamberfest has announced a fall and winter lineup of concerts. Unless identified concerts are at Dominion Chalmers United Church. 263 more words

Music

Hewitt to sign on with OrKidstra

Ottawa’s OrKidstra has its first-ever ambassador. 

Angela Hewitt will be installed in the post at a ceremony on Sunday. The appointment was announced by The Leading Note Foundation in a media release. 210 more words

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