Composed by Johannes Brahms, interpreted by Charlie Chaplin.
As the announcer says, “Make your work a pleasure. Move with the rhythm of music!”.
It was in May 1890, when Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) was just 57 years of age, that his friend, Billroth, wrote in a letter, ‘He rejected the idea that he is composing or will ever compose anything.’ (qtd Mason 1970; 219) While Mason suggests that it would have been perfectly satisfactory to close with what is arguably one of his greatest masterpieces (the Viola Quintet of 1890), it is to the immeasurable benefit of the clarinet’s repertoire that he met Richard Mühlfeld (1856-1907), clarinettist with the Meiningen orchestra. 569 more words
Famed German composer (1833–1897) whose works in the classical spirit, written in the midst of the Romantic era, take a place among the most enduring music of the 19th century. 95 more words
On Sunday the thirteenth of July, I had the distinct pleasure of attending San Diego Symphony Orchestra’s Summer Pops concert, Pops Goes Classical – Passport to the World: 1,583 more words