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50. Bartok-Prokofiev: Piano Concertos

To show you how little I know about classical music, I’m sure I have this listed wrong, but here goes nothing. From 1984, here’s Vladimir Ashkenazy and the London Philharmonic Orchestra performing Piano Concertos by Béla Bartók and Sergei Prokofiev. 80 more words

Video: Argerich plays Prokofiev

Prokofiev: Sonata in B-flat, Precipitato. Martha Argerich, piano.

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"Romeo and Juliet" According to Prokofiev

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” penned Shakespeare in the late 16th century. The famous love story Romeo and Juliet has been read time and time again, and many a composer has called upon the play’s tragic woes as inspiration for new music. 612 more words

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