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Mozart's Piano Cto. 21

Mozart’s most famous piano concerto was his No. 21, catapulted into modern international fame with its use in the 1967 Swedish film Elvira Madigan. The version used by the filmmakers there was Géza Anda’s DGG recording with the Salzburg Mozarteum, … 652 more words

Music Criticism

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Tom Neal, actor (1914-1972)
See Tom Neal early this morning in Bowery at Midnight (1942) at 6:00AM (ET)

Sam ‘Deacon’ McDaniel, actor (1886-1962)
Artur Rubinstein, pianist (1887-1982) 14 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Fryderyk Chopin - Nocturne Op. 9 n. 2 (1830)


Perhaps the strings interlude used by Roy Harper; perhaps the change of the seasons; perhaps because the clocks have fallen back. 85 more words


Remembering Carlo Maria Giulini, part 2

Happy 100th birthday, maestro!

Carlo Maria Giulini and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra recorded extensively together, both in Orchestra Hall and Medinah Temple. He and the Orchestra recorded commercially for… 726 more words

Public Art in the Big Apple- Artur Rubenstein

Have you ever heard such a wonderful sound? This is the musical stylings of none other than Aartur Rubinstein. Artur Rubinstein was a man who loved playing the piano. 215 more words

Great Compositions/Performances: Rachmaninov / Artur Rubinstein, 1947: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op. 43 - RCA Vinyl

From the LP shown above, issued in 1954. The recording you hear was made in 1947. Artur Rubinstein is soloist; Walter Susskind leads the Philharmonia Orchestra. 48 more words