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Courante - Mallory and Me - Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007

COURANTE – Mallory and Me  

George Herbert Leigh Mallory (1886-1924) was one of the most famous of the British explorers during the great Expedition Era of the early Twentieth Century. 417 more words



Ophiuchus represents a man with a snake coiled around his waist. The zodiac consists of the twelve constellations through which the sun passes. When the zodiac was first invented the sun did not pass through the constellation Ophiuchus. 164 more words


Daily Diary - Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Day 16

Most of my practice today was spent on the Minuets. They’re coming along quite nicely. There are two of them—one in major and one in minor. 232 more words


Ludwig Piano/Cello Duo at Saugerties Pro Musica Sunday 11/19 @3 p.m.

Each November the Bard College Conservatory of Music sends Saugerties Pro Musica some of their most talented musicians to perform.

This year, the Ludwig Duo, made up of… 531 more words

Dvořák's Cello Concerto

I’ve started writing programme notes for the amateur orchestra I play in. They’re only going to be seen by the 50 or so people that buy the programme, so I thought I would share them here, even though they aren’t really related to music travel. 502 more words

Daily Diary - Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Day 15

Limits. In mathematics, limits are functions that approach zero, but never reach it. There are certain pieces of music that remind me of limits. Franz Schubert’s… 118 more words


5/11/2017: Trio Brautigam Hoppe Poltéra at Tonhalle Maag

Ronald Brautigam (Fortepiano), Esther Hoppe (Violin) and Christian Poltéra (Cello) performed:

  • Joseph Haydn Klaviertrio Nr. 45 Es-Dur Hob. XV:29
  • Ludwig van Beethoven Klaviertrio Nr. 5 D-Dur op.
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