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The Rapture Boat

19 October 2017

Like a boat taking
repeatedly to water,
my mind takes
repeatedly to Brahms’s
Symphony No. 4 (in E minor Op. 98),
the very sea of it… 82 more words

Brett Dean

Australian Brett Dean is a contemporary composer. Born in Brisbane in 1961, he played violin from the age of eight and later moved to viola. He studied at the Queensland Conservatorium, graduating with the Conservatorium Medal for the highest achieving Student of the Year in 1982. 190 more words

Classical Music

Music-Symphonie Nr.1 C-Moll Op 68, Composer: Johannes Brahms, Symphonie Nr.1 B-Dur Op. 38, Fruhlings-Symphone, Composer: Robert Schumann and Performance By Conductor: Herbert Von Karajan and Berliner Philharmoniker CD

This CD was selected from the

Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.

To listen to the Johannes Brahms, Symphony No. 1 by Conductor: Herbert Von Karajan and Berliner Philharmoniker live on  21 more words


Wigmore Mondays: Lise de la Salle plays Bach, Liszt & Brahms

Lise de la Salle (piano) photo (c) Nicolas Brodard

J.S. Bach Italian Concerto in F major BWV 971 (1735)

Liszt Fantasie and Fugue on the Name B-A-C-H S529 (1855) 654 more words

In Concert

Classical Sunday: Johannes Brahms' Hungarian Dances

Hannes ended up in Vienna, Austria, but he was born in Hamburg, Germany.  Surely you know some of these melodies from the hand of one of the Three B’s of Classical Music… 7 more words


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This coming week I go to Hungary to prepare for the move there in November and to attend several Budapest Festival Orchestra community concerts (one church concert and two synagogue concerts). 686 more words