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Everyone has met a " Salieri" at some point in life !

First.. Allow me to express how impressed I am with Peter Shaffer and his writings, and the interpretation of the director Milos Forman , on the Motion Picture ” Amadeus” ,released back in 1984, and still remains a classic. 301 more words


Le nozze di Figaro

Over the last couple of years, I have seen two simulcasts of the Dallas Opera, both at Cowboy’s Stadium on the giant video screen. First was Turandot… 433 more words


Trebles by the greats

Penmanship supposedly says a lot about a person. From what I know of these great composers, how they scribble their clefs are pretty much spot-on. 9 more words


Boob twerking... I'm speechless...

Maybe boob twerking (or bwerking) has been around for a while, but I just heard about it.  And I’m both stunned and mesmerized.  If you’ve never seen it, here’s a sample from Sara X.   12 more words

Just Because

Lang Lang's Mozart Album Review: Faithful, Emotive, Confident and Just Shy of Inspirational

Lang Lang, one of the hottest young stars of the classical world, has incredible facility with the piano. He does everything from playing at a White House Gala to opening the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea with Psy (yes, of Gangnam Style fame) and being the UN Messenger of Peace. 129 more words

Music Review

Photo Challenge, Cover Art: Mozart, the Pristine Piano Concerto

Mozart’s piano concerto #21 is to a fall evening’s mood as a pristine stream is to a summer’s day.  The piano opens as a “brilliant, quixotic protagonist,” one reviewer wrote,  which does not enter the scene readily, but instead “waits to be coaxed.”  Throughout, Mozart’s characteristic elegance and poise shines, transporting a listener to a place serene. 10 more words