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Music History Wednesday : Dance of the Knights, Prokofiev

Dance of the Knights is definitely an emotionally charged piece of music. In right moments of passing I can get really worked up listening to this. 109 more words

Art / History

Romeo & Juliet live in HD

The Royal Ballet
MacMillan/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

Live in cinemas from the Royal Opera House
Tuesday, September 22, at 7:15 pm BST

Juliet Sarah Lamb… 239 more words


Review - Nelson Freire Piano Recital

Review – The Hong Kong debut performance of the world-renowned pianist, Nelson Freire in recital on Live Performance Page

Classical Music

Romeo and Juliet with Bell Shakespere: review

It is a tragic tale well known to most. That of two star-crossed lovers forbidden by blood and loyalty to follow their hearts. Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet ballet music captures the essence and emotion of this story, translating script to overture. 448 more words

Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 8 Pianist - Evgeny Kissin

One of the most frequently read articles on this blog has been my interview with Lola Astanova, which I posted in October 2009.  At the end of that interview, I posed the following request: “If I were to select a few pieces that I would most like to hear you play, I would choose… 414 more words

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Peter and the Wolf

Eleanor Roosevelt Narrates Peter and the Wolf


PROKOFIEV: Peter and the Wolf

by Serge Koussevitzky, conductor
Eleanor Roosevelt, narrator.
Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Serge Koussevitzky, conductor. 18 more words

Photography And Art