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Music That Will...

We all know that classical music isn’t very popular among teenagers. What all classical music listeners do know is that this type of music speaks to the soul. 62 more words


My music for reading and unwinding...

This is my music of choice to relax, unwind, or when reading a book. I can stay in my room all day alone with this music, while reading a book, sipping tea, and writing.

Classical Music

Music Box

I didn’t buy much in Paris, mostly tourist things to bring home. But I did get a present from my boyfriend. This music box that plays Mozart was just sitting in a shop and then became mine :)

Beethoven's "Eroica," Symphony #3 in E flat Major, Opus 55, 1803 - 1804

If I recall correctly, the tale goes somewhat like this:

Beethoven was chatting with his comrades in his home when one of the other men informs the maestro that Napoleon Bonaparte has just crowned himself Emperor of France.   1,239 more words

kurtnemes reblogged this on Kurt Nemes' Classical Music Almanac and commented:

Great, thoughtful, informative post about this piece and the historical context in which Beethoven birthed it. [youtube="https://youtu.be/YObQ6bP0eDQ"]

Digital Orchestration The use of Sample Libraries / Virtual Orchestration in Music Production

Turn on the television anytime and the chances are you are going hear music that is produced using digital orchestration and sample libraries. So, the orchestra you are hearing is not, in the conventional sense, an orchestra at all – it just sounds like one. 1,805 more words


Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, Felsenreitschule

Mozart, Dvořák

The Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra scored a triumph in Salzburg’s Felsenreitschule this evening, with round after round of boisterous applause and foot-stomping.  On the podium, the almost-youthful Herbert Blomstedt, who is actually as old as any four orchestra members combined.   381 more words


People are confusing computer-generated music with the works of J.S. Bach

The robot revolution has come to classical music composition.

Donya Quick, a lecturer in Yale’s computer science department, has built a computer program that can create music that… 543 more words