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Debussy and Runner Beans

I was trying to practise the piano. For some reason, after years of very little playing, I’ve been playing quite a bit this past week. Today, after five minutes, I had to stop. 137 more words

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World-renowned pianist closes Piano in the Arts Series

Emily Smith, Editor in Chief

World-renowned pianist Vladimir Viardo closed out this year’s Piano in the Arts concert series April 23.

“We’ve been anticipating this concert for a year now,” said Benjamin Warsaw, assistant professor of music at Armstrong State University. 262 more words

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Fruitful and Sacred Ground

Yesterday’s recital in the RBA was given by soprano Simone Osborne and the very busy pianist Stephen Hargreaves.  The program began with three Mozart songs that I was not familiar with; … 412 more words


Debussy and 20th Century Music

Most musicians view Debussy as one of the pioneers of 20th century music.  His ideas about modal music, chord spacings, timbre in music, new approaches to musical form and his strong interest in extended harmony indicate his break with the Romantics.   18 more words

20th Century Music

64. Divided Strings

For most pianists, playing is a solitary affair. I’ve met many more students of piano who have never performed with another musician than those who have. 3,381 more words

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