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Good to meet you...author Anne Goodwin

I’m so glad Anne Goodwin has called in today. I’ve gone down with a terrible virus and I’m nursing a hot toddy and a temperature, feeling very sorry for myself. 1,160 more words

Books

Where To Begin with Beethoven

Pianist Artur Schnabel compared Beethoven’s work to a mountain range:  vast, imposing, with infinite pathways to explore.

So where do you start with Beethoven?  Here’s my suggestion. 418 more words

Bach

Mark Morris makes energetic impact on musicians at the Banff Centre

Mark Morris is a name we all know and a person beloved for his many accomplishments throughout the world arts community. At the Banff Centre this past week, we came to know him for his more recent ventures as a music clinician and coach, and by the end of the week, also as conductor. 1,864 more words

Music

Review: Prom 5 - Haydn, HK Gruber & Stravinsky, Royal Albert Hall

John Storgårds’s Prom with the BBC Philharmonic was one of huge variety, as is expected of the largest classical music festival in the world. There aren’t many concert halls where you can hear a Haydn symphony, HK Gruber world premier and Petrushka, a staple of 20th century music. 669 more words

Music

Music in the Library Series 2016 – a taste!

The 2016 Music in the Library Series is an exciting innovation to enliven the campus library spaces and to showcase the extraordinary talent found at the Queensland Conservatorium-Griffith University (QCGU).   140 more words

General News

Vienna Piano Trio to play Haydn, Mendelssohn recital

As he hops from country to country with the Vienna Piano Trio, pianist Stefan Mendl said the varying reactions to his performances are sometimes the most entertaining part. 410 more words

Chautauqua Institution

pet sound : Jean-Efflam Bavouzet's Haydn Keyboard Sonata series

Having ignored these recordings for years I am delving into them and finding them very enjoyable. Listening to Vol. 2 today.

1. Sonata for Keyboard no 19 in E minor, H 16 no 47bis… 247 more words

Pet Sounds